Each year, close to 60,000 deep sea merchant marine vessels operate worldwide, carrying
between 1.2 to 1.5 million seafarers ( Fairplay and Lloyd’s Register estimate). According
to the International Maritime Health journal, 1 in 5 ships are forced to divert course
for medical reasons, at an average cost of $180,000 per diversion and a total cost of
$760m / per year tothe industry.

Further research has found that at least 20% ($168m ) of the cases aren’t critical to
warrant a diversion or helicopter evacuations and could easily be avoided by using
modern on-board telemedical equipment .

Since January 2012, the shipping community and flag states are required to “ provide
seafarers with medical care as nearly as possible equivalent to the care they would
receive ashore.” and “ ensure by a prearranged system that medical advice by radio or satellite communication to ships
at sea is available at any hour of the day or night ”. As per International Labour
Organisation’s Maritime Labour Convention (ILO/MLC) and International Maritime
Organisation Standards for Training , Certification and Watchkeeping, Manila 2010
(IMO/STCW) amendments coming into force.

Evitalz Kit Includes:

  • Rugged carry case
  • Tablet PC
  • Thermometer
  • Pulse Oximeter
  • Glucose meter
  • Blood Pressure Monitor
  • Electrocardiogram
  • Video streaming to doctor
  • Evitalz Smart Consult Software App
  • Quick Start Guide & Manual

Key features and benefits

  • Display patient vital signs in real time
  • Lightweight and easily transportable
  • Low Bandwidth Usage
  • Image and video (option) for clinical decision
  • Encrypted data transmission by 3G/4G & Satellite
  • Customised software & reporting (option)
  • Secure web service (HIPAA & GDPR)


Troponin – I: A test to check
cardiac related dysfunction(silent
cardiac attack check)

Troponin – T:A test to check
cardiac muscle damage more
specifically (confirms cardiacattack)

Malaria (PAN): A test to check
infection of globally prevalent
malaria infection

Dengue NS1: A test to check if
the virus is present and has been
detected by the body or not