Polyclinic & Diagnostic Center is a Nepal First MLC 2006 Regulation 1.2
certified Healthcare for Providing Pre-Sea and Periodic Medical Fitness
Examinations & Certifications. Located in the heart of the city, could be a
suitable health institution to provide Seafarers Medical Check-up. We provide
international certifications for seafarer’s medical examination such as MLC,
Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings, Royal Caribbean, MPA Singapore, Star Cruise,
Diamond Cruise, and Panama.
spend a significant amount of time at sea in extreme weather. Thus, they are
likely to acquire illnesses at any time. They can increase risks of accidents,
poor health, anxiety and stress, and general fatigue. The shipping industry
requires comprehensive seafarer medical check-up to reduce risks to other crew
members and for the safe operation of the ship, as well as to safeguard their
personal health and safety.
professional and staff can make sure that seafarers receive the medical attention
that they need and that they are physically qualified to work offshore. We
collate & correlate the test results to precisely identify the health
problem or health risks that form a better picture of the seafarer’s health
under guidance on the medical examination and certification requirements for
seafarers in accordance with the Bahamas Merchant Shipping Act, International
Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for
Seafarers 1978, as amended, (STCW) and the International Labour Organisation
(ILO) Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 (MLC 2006) requirements.
Polyclinic & Diagnostic Center, recognized and approved medical center by
Government of Nepal, Ministry of Health & Population & National Public
Health Laboratory, Ministry of Labour, Employment and Social Security, which
has been permitted to conduct health screening to the Employee seekers,
Seafarers, Travelers, Students (pursue their studies in third countries) and to
Polyclinic & Diagnostic Center is an ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015
certified health institute for providing Healthcare & Diagnostic Laboratory
with Radiology Services which can provide a high quality of health service at
an affordable cost.
In order to
enhance the quality of the Pre-Employment Medical Examination (PEME) in the
Nepal, NITA started a PEME programme in 2015. The programme helps members’
select healthy crew. We are provided with an approved clinic, capable of
performing high quality examinations. The seafarer undergoes a thorough
examination to reveal any health risk and, if necessary, is given advice on how
to take care of his/her health.
period Seafarer’s PEME is 12 months.
Medical Examination Programme (PEME) include-
Physical and Systematic
and color blindness
Mantoux for TB
test: Bilirubin Total/Direct, SGPT,SGOT
function test: Urea, Creatinine
VDRL, TPHA (Syphilis test), HBsAg, Anti HCV,HIV
THC, COC, AMPH, Opiates
mellitus: Blood sugar, Urine: Glucose and Ketone
Stool Routine examination
tests/investigations should be done (only) if there is any reason to suspect
abnormalities that need to be clarified before endorsing “FIT” for sea duty.
requested to make prior appointments for the medical examination.
appointments are also available.
is open from 9:00 am until 5 pm for new clients.
For follow up
please kindly visit us between 10:30 pm to 5 pm.
Records to be brought on the day of medical examination
Passport / National Id with photo (Citizenship or voter id) along with 1 photo
passport size photos and
Certificate Form or letter (If any)
the photo copy of old medical reports / medicines / prescription / Vaccination
records (if any).
prescription Glasses/spectacles or contact lenses(If worn), if you have any
mandatory for this health screening package except for those patients who are
being treated for high cholesterol AND/OR are presently taking cholesterol
applicants have the option to undergo chest x ray with protective gear (double
lead shield covering of the abdomen) or can defer medical exam until
post-delivery. Applicant must check with their gynecologist before coming for
the medicals regarding the above.
Food - no
All fees must
be borne by the applicant and can be paid in cash / Credit card.
If any other
further tests/consults are advised by the panel physician after the medical
examination, applicants have to bear the cost.
additional test - As per the current Clinic tariff.
Cost of the
vaccines are additional.
The Medical Check Up
of the medical examination: 1 to 2 hours on the 1st day.
will be handed over on the third working day because of the Tuberculin skin
test which will be read after 48 hours.
If the reports
are abnormal additional tests will be required which will delay the duration of
stay. Abnormal reports will be sent to consulate once cleared by the panel