Today’s cruise ship medical centers are fully equipped to handle most everything from minor illnesses to major trauma. Of course, there are also the stereotypical seasickness and sunburn, but all in all, cruise ship nurses and doctors experience a varied and challenging clinical caseload.
The cruise ship medical officers provide and maintain high standards of individualized patient care for passengers and crew, responding to emergencies whenever they occur on the ship. Doctors and Nurses are expected to have a broad range of experience in acute care areas and clinical care skills.
For more information on requirements and how to apply:
How to Apply as a Cruise Ship Nurse
How to Apply as a Cruise Ship Doctor
Updated: February 6, 2021