International Radio Medical Centre (C.I.R.M.) provides
round-the clock free radio-medical assistance to patients
inboard ships flying any flag all over the world.
C.I.R.M. can also decide and coordinate, wherever possible,
the evacuation of a patient from a ship by naval craft
or helicopter, cooperating mainly with National Marine
Rescue Coordination Centre (M.R.C.C.) and if necessary
with other rescue organisations eg. the U.S. Coast Guard.
Remember all medical assistance provided
is completely free of charge
Requests via telex should be labelled MEDRAD or DH MEDICO
to obtain priority of transmission.
||612068 C.I.R.M. I
||[+39 ] - 06.59290263
|Mobile GSM Telephone
||[+39 ] - 348 - 3984229
||[+39 ] - 06.5923333
|Italian Radio Coastal Stations
||asking for C.I.R.M.
suggest calling C.I.R.M. promptly in all cases of ill
or injured persons, possibly before administering any
C.I.R.M. can also be contacted for advice on various other
important matters like malarial prophylaxis, infectious
and sexually transmitted diseases, vaccination requirement
RADIO MEDICAL ASSISTANCE COMMUNICATE THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION:
Regarding the ship:
international call sign.
port of departure, destination, expected time of arrival.
chest available on board.
Regarding the patient:
of birth, nationality, rank
blood pressure, pulse and respiratory rates.
the symptoms, accurate description of symptoms, location
of pain, associated symptoms.
medical problems of the patient, with special reference
to drug or other allergies, chronic illness and their
case of accident, where and how it took place.
already administered to the patient.
Keep the medicine chest always efficient and checked
regularly before departure from every port, replacing
immediately exhausted or expired stocks.
If possible do not administer any medicines before consulting
Call C.I.R.M. as soon as possible
: a trivial symptom may be the onset of a more serious
problem; a free medical consultation is always warrented.