VIKAND appointed as Medical Consultants for Peace Boat

(Fort Lauderdale, FL, June 9th, 2016) – The global maritime medical services provider, VIKAND, announced today that they have been appointed by Maritime Holdings Group as medical consultants to Peace Boat’s current ship Ocean Dream, effective April 1st. “We are excited to work with Peace Boat, especially since they offer a unique and very different experience at sea”, said Peter …

VIKAND appointed by Saga Ocean Cruises as Medical Consultants

(Fort Lauderdale, FL, April 18th, 2016) – The global maritime medical service provider, VIKAND, announced today that they have been appointed by Saga Cruises as medical consultants to their fleet, effective April 1st. “We are looking forward to having the VIKAND team working alongside and in support of our medical staff”, said Peter Wright, Head of Commercial at Saga. “I …

VIKAND appoints several new management positions

(Fort Lauderdale, FL, March 30th, 2016) – 2016 promises to be an exciting year for medical services provider VIKAND with the new first quarter bringing the announcement of several new management appointments. Effective April 1st, Ms. Crystol Lasley was appointed to Vice President, Medical Operations, Dr. Bill Heymann, to Chief Medical Officer and Len Quist to Vice President, Sales and …

Interview with VIKAND’s Biomedical Equipment Technician

(Fort Lauderdale, February 18th, 2016) – In 2015, VIKAND’s Biomedical Equipment Technician conducted biomedical equipment audits on 30 ships in 19 different countries. Listen to one of his many takeaways showing example of how VIKAND works proactively to make our clients’ medical facilities safer. The interview was recorded at VIKAND’s head quarters in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. “By taking one step at a time and …

The VIKAND team: How And Why We Operate

(Fort Lauderdale, November 25th, 2015) – VIKAND is pleased to present a series of posters based on the company’s first operating year under the VIKAND brand. Peter Hult, President, writes: “For a moment the VIKAND team and I took a break. We put our heads together, reflected over what we’ve learned and tried to summarize. This was a fairly ambitious task …

One-Year Anniversary for VIKAND

(Fort Lauderdale, November 9th, 2015) – VIKAND is pleased to announce its first year under the VIKAND brand. Previously operating as MHG Medical, the VIKAND identity was the outcome of a complete rebranding process performed together with MOLT Branding, a specialist boutique branding agency located in Fort Lauderdale. Today VIKAND is a rapidly growing medical management company providing consulting and …

VIKAND about World Maritime Day 2015

(Fort Lauderdale, FL September 24th, 2015) – VIKAND is quoted in the article “World Maritime Day: What do you think” courtesy The Maritime Executive highlighting World Maritime Day 2015. Read an extract from the article below – or click  here to read the full article by Wendy Larsen on The Maritime Executive’s website. “As are the world’s oceans, the maritime industry is a global entity that …

VIKAND’s Dr. Bill Heymann and President Peter Hult featured in The Maritime Executive

(Fort Lauderdale, FL August 17th, 2015) – Read an extract of the article “Maintaining seafarer’s wellness” by Wendy Laursen in the July/August issue of the The Maritime Executive below. “U.S.-based VIKAND provides medical services to the cruise industry, and the company is expanding its services to shipping and offshore companies through a telemedicine offering that provides a range of seafarer wellness services including …

Tim Krulatz appointed as Director of Business Development, North America at VIKAND

(Fort Lauderdale, FL August 4th, 2015) – VIKAND is pleased to announce the appointment of Tim Krulatz as Director of Business Development for the North American market. Tim will be responsible for developing VIKAND’s client base in North America, identifying medical service needs and working with clients and industry associations to define ways VIKAND can cultivate new innovative solutions. “While …

VIKAND moves to Downtown Fort Lauderdale

– We are quickly growing and realized that we needed a new office space better suited to our needs. VIKAND is now located in the epicenter of Fort Lauderdale, in Las Olas River House, says Peter Hult, President. A majority of the VIKAND staff spends most time out of the office, organizing on-location set up of medical facilities and performing biomedical …