Marine Healthcare Services to launch 4th crew medical facility


HOUSTON - Marine Healthcare Services announced this week they are poised to launch their fourth crew medical service facility to service the ports of South Florida. Chief Operational Officer Lloyd Schwing announced that MHS has partnered with Holy Cross Hospital of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. Mr. Schwing said in a press release, “Holy Cross represents the best of the best in the South Florida area and understands the challenges when dealing with sick or injured crew making Holy Cross a perfect fit for the two companies. The facility will be positioned to handle crew from both Port Everglades and Miami.” Opening date has been set for July 15.

MHS CEO Mike Chaney said in a statement that the company’s mantra of thinking allows MHS to make sure that the best interest of all parities involved are addressed, “We ensure that the crewmembers treatment is first and foremost along with taking into account the needs of the vessel owner and agents. This is a win, win, win philosophy and has proven to meet the many challenges foreign crew present when entering the US healthcare system.”



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