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Medical Center

Medical Center on Virgin Voyages cruise ships
Medical Center on Virgin Voyages cruise ships © Photo by National Cancer Institute

About The Medical Center

On board every Virgin Voyages cruise ship, sailors have access to a vital resource – ‘The Medical Center.’ This well-appointed venue serves as a safety net, providing professional medical assistance and care for any health-related issues or emergencies that may arise during the voyage.

In an emergency, dial 911 from any on-board telephone.

Top-Notch Medical Facilities

‘The Medical Center’ boasts state-of-the-art medical facilities, staffed by a team of highly skilled healthcare professionals. The center is provided by Vikand Medical Solutions who have extensive experience in providing medical care in a maritime setting. Whether it’s a minor ailment or a more urgent medical need, the center is well-prepared to address a wide range of health concerns.

No vacationer wishes to encounter health issues, but if necessary, passengers can find reassurance in the fact that the medical team at ‘The Medical Center’ is ready to provide professional assistance around the clock. Their expertise and swift response provide reassurance, knowing that help is always close at hand.

Pricing

At sea, unforeseen situations can occur, but ‘The Medical Center’ is equipped and ready to handle a wide range of medical scenarios. As cruise ship medical facilities typically have high pricing, it is strongly advised that you come with travel insurance to the ship.

Note: Pricing and availability is subject to change. If you notice any changes please let us know via our contact form

Medical Visits:

  • Category A: Nurse consults, Refill Prescriptions & Follow-ups – $45
  • Category B: General Visits – $95
  • Category C: Moderate Visits / Labs – $180
  • Category D: Complex Visits – $300

Admissions:

  • Category A: Outpatient Admissions (< 3 hours) – $150
  • Category B: Inpatient Admissions (> 3 hours) – $300
  • Category C: High Care – $800
  • Category D: ICU – $1500

Additional Charges:

  • Procedures, Medications & Supplies are additional as per visit.

Testing Prices:

  • Travel PCR test – $135
  • Antigen test – $45

Note: If you have any respiratory symptoms, your visit inclusive of your PCR and Antigen will be complimentary.

Conclusion

The presence of ‘The Medical Center’ on Virgin Voyages ships offers valuable reassurance to passengers. It stands as a dedicated space, prepared to provide expert medical assistance and care if required. Just keep in mind the higher pricing than you may expect on land.

About the author

Co-Founder and Director. David has a background in web design and development and writes travel content, vacation guides and tips about Virgin Voyages.


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