Based on our local experience in different countries, AP Companies will select the most appropriate medical facility, and our medical team will agree on the optimized treatment plan with the treating doctor and employer. Additionally, our dedicated coordinators will remain in constant communication with the crew member during this process to ensure he returns onboard as quickly as possible.
Relying on Medical Assistance professionals allows ship owners to obtain the best medical service in the shortest time and for the best price. Moreover, a seafarer’s satisfaction with such quality medical assistance contributes to their efficiency on board and improves safety of the entire operation.
Our company offers full PEME (pre-employment medical examination) services in Turkey in case of crew members starting new employment or getting back to current employment on the vessel after time off. We have fully equipped clinics based in Istanbul (certified and authorized by the Turkish Ministry of Health) and Kusadasi All labarotory analysis and tests are carried out with the latest medical technology under the guidance of experienced and professional doctors. After the medical examinations, a PEME (pre-employment medical examination) report will be issued in the person’s name by a medical center authorized to process the report.
The Aero Medical Examiner (AME) from the Aero Medical Center (AMC) of Acıbadem University Atakent Hospital has been authorized by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation which functions under Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communication.
An Aero Medical Examiner is authorized to issue reports and health certificates as a result of the first and periodic health examinations of pilots, aero engineers, cabin crew members, ground crew personnel and air traffic controllers performed according to national and international standards to show that they are able to perform their air missions.