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Maritime Medical Services

Baptist Health South Florida Maritime Medical Services at South Miami Hospital provides comprehensive, convenient and efficient medical care to the crew members of cruise ships, shipping vessels and yachts. Our experienced team of service representatives and medical professionals are dedicated to meeting the special needs of the maritime industry.

Serving the maritime industry since 1997, Baptist Health South Florida Maritime Medical Services at South Miami Hospital recognizes that providing excellent service to you and your crew members is quite different than providing excellent service to members of the community. We know that your time in port is brief and departure delays mean lost time, productivity and money. We optimize provide full-service diagnostic and clinical services, all under one roof.

We respect your commitment to your crews’ health and well-being. We know that happy and healthy employees are productive employees. Our goal is to provide quality patient care that results in superior clinical outcomes. Our team of Board-certified physicians and specialists, nurses and support staff are dedicated to providing that quality care in a timely manner, so your crew can get back to the ship quickly.

Our personal representatives provide you with concierge-type service 24 hours a day, seven days a week. One call sets the process in motion and our dedicated team goes to work for you. Triage nurses assess each crew member upon arrival to ensure the proper course of treatment, thereby saving valuable time. Our skilled medical team uses leading-edge technologies to provide patients with the highest quality care. Real-time reporting means that you know the course of treatment for each crew member. With this high-tech approach, patients receive the latest treatments and most sophisticated healthcare services in the shortest amount of time.


Specialized Services

  • Personal representatives are on call 24/7 to provide assistance when you need it.
  • Triage nurses assess patients upon arrival to ensure the proper treatment course and minimize treatment time.
  • Diagnostic testing and clinical treatments are performed under one roof, saving valuable time.
  • Board-certified physicians from a variety of medical and surgical specialties collaborate with nurses and support staff to diagnose and treat patients the same day.
  • Personal representatives provide concierge-style service, assisting with patient scheduling, discharge, follow-up and medications.
  • Patient education and training ensure positive outcomes and keep your crew healthy.
  • Multilingual staff and language translations serve diverse patient needs.
  • Patient prescriptions are quickly processed through designated pharmacies.
  • Medical equipment needs are fulfilled to ensure your crew members have the necessary supplies for a speedy recovery.
  • Emergency transfer transportation is arranged, if needed.
  • Immigration letters are completed, allowing patients to remain ashore for additional care.
  • Premier facilities that include complimentary breakfast and lunch, cable TV, movies and wireless Internet service provide a comfortable atmosphere for your crew.

  • 6200 SW 73 St. 
    Miami, FL 33143