Logos Hope: Medical Officer (Doctor)

Go & Live in

Are you a qualified doctor looking for an exciting ministry to be part of?  The doctor/medical officer on board the Logos Hope serves in providing medical care and treatment to the crew, staff and guests of the Logos Hope.
As long as possible
Full Time
January 2022
Responsibilities and tasks
· Manage, support and equip the Team Members of the Clinic;
· Run and maintain the Clinic on a regular basis and provide medical care and treatment to crew, staff and
guests on board Logos Hope;
· Organize and coordinate the 24/7 emergency medical schedule;
· Ensure that crew medicals of (new) crew members are being done at the PST venue or on board according to
the Maritime standards and regulations;
· Ensure that the Patient records are documented in our database system / Medical Treatment Log Book and
make reports of any work-related injuries;
· Advise and coordinate when people need medical care or diagnostics on shore, and liaise with the onshore
Medical Officer where appropriate;
· Advise the ship’s personnel of disease prevention measures to be taken in any particular areas or ports;
· Maintain and restock the Clinic’s medications and supplies and ensure that new medications or supplies are
being ordered when needed;
· Ensure that the medical equipment is working well and arrange servicing, repairing or replacing if needed;
· Inform the Master of any unusual sicknesses or epidemics on board and request assistance if required;
· Participate in emergency routine drills, including fire and Abandon Ship Drills and fulfil the specific duties as
stated on the Muster List.

Essential requirements:
– Completed the studies/education as medical
doctor
· A full valid license to practice
· Work experience in a hospital or Doctor’s
practice

Preferred requirements:
· Experienced in general medicine, surgery and
anesthetics (benefit, not essential)
· Good communication skills
· Good people skills
· Service focus
· Self-motivated and able to work independently
· Able to cope with stressful situations

Live opportunities are unsalaried. Most people joining OM have to raise financial support to cover their living expenses, usually through gifts from home churches and other supporters.

Interested?

Serve on board Logos Hope with an international crew of 400 volunteers from over 60 different countries.

We are looking for a qualified nurse to provide on board medical care and treatment for crew & guests under the direction of the ship’s physician.
Flashback to a shipwreck Valparaiso, Chile :: A senior naval officer recalls the help his base offered crew of the original Logos, after she ran aground thirty years ago. Read Now
Visitor 9 million! Kingston, Jamaica :: Logos Hope's nine-millionth visitor is celebrated in the ship's onboard bookfair. Read Now
Impact in Mexico Progreso, Mexico :: Reflections on the impact among churches and on people stirred up for mission, after Logos Hope's four months in Mexico. Read Now
Motoring on At Sea :: Logos Hope's rescue boats receive new engines, ensuring they remain equipped to respond to an emergency. Read Now
An official welcome Manta, Ecuador :: The Governor of the Manabí province and Mayor of Manta express their joy in welcoming Logos Hope to their region. Read Now
Compassion in difficult times Balboa, Panama :: Logos Hope's volunteers make an uplifting visit to a shelter for migrant men, testing their eyesight and handing out reading glasses. Read Now