Applications for being appointed a maritime medical practitioner

​Applications for being appointed a maritime medical practitioner must be forwarded to the Danish Maritime Authority.

The following criteria must be met in order to be considered for approval as a maritime medical practitioner:

  • You must be a specialist in general medicine
  • You must, as a minimum, be listed on the authorisation register of the Danish Health Authority and, preferably, have a provider number
  • You must have an arrangement with a maritime medical practitioner to be trained in his or her company

Applications can be forwarded by email to Applications must contain at least the following information:

  • Name and address
  • Documentation of education in general medicine
  • Where you have your practice
  • The maritime medical practitioner in the company of which you are to be trained, including this person's authorisation number as a maritime medical practitioner​​​



Seafarers, Certification and Social Affairs
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