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SHIPBOARD PHYSICIAN

SHIPBOARD PHYSICIAN


Location:
Shipboard

Employment Type:
Full-time

Department:
Medical


At VIKAND, we thrive to provide the best healthcare for workers at sea by creating the best work environment for our esteemed professionals onboard. We are recognized for taking good care of each person on the team, from making them feel heard and valued to providing flexible assignments and career development opportunities.

As a shipboard physician, you will be required to handle all types of medical events, like an emergency room and/or urgent care environment, as well as maintaining an occupational health component for officers and crew onboard.

Consider joining our team of physicians who treat healthcare as a true passion!



Vikand Standards and Values

Vikand Standards and Values



  • Find solutions and get results independently, and knows where to get assistance
  • Be flexible to assist outside of main role as needed to help the company overall
  • Be accountable for individual and business success
  • Collaborates proactively and works well with others
  • Acts like a Vikand Ambassador at all times


Responsibilities

Responsibilities





Qualifications

Qualifications



  • Current full registration and valid licensure
  • Licensed physician with three years post graduate experience/post registration experience in General and Emergency Medicine, or Board Certification in Emergency, Family, or Internal Medicine
  • Certified in advanced life support such as ACLS, ALS, or equivalent certification or physician specialist training (e.g. emergency medicine, anesthesiology or critical care)
  • Competent skill in intubation and airway ventilation management preferred
  • Previous cruise ship experience is required
  • For vessels carrying children age 12 or under, certification in PALS, APLS or equivalent certification or training (e.g. emergency medicine or pediatric medicine)
  • Minor surgical, orthopedic and procedural skills including suturing, and fracture/dislocation management
  • Experience in procedural sedation
  • Trained in management of sexual assault following ACEP guidelines
  • Competent skill level in emergency cardiovascular care
  • Fluent in English (written and oral)
  • Assignments range from 10 – 20 weeks in length


*By clicking on the APPLY HERE button, you consent to your personal information being used as indicated in the Recruitment Privacy Policy. By submitting an application, you agree to your data being recorded and processed for the purpose of recruitment at Vikand Medical Solutions for a period of 12 months.
This consent can be withdrawn at anytime by submitting a written request to employment@vikand.com.
Note: Resumes will be shared with our cruise line clients for consideration when recruiting for onboard medical staff.



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