Maritime health digitization
Recent trends


  • Financial: High costs of helicopter evacuations, repatriation, hospital care, expensive operations like diversion from original route
  • Environmental: Increased amount of emitted water and air pollutants caused by vessel diversions and helicopter evacuationsa
  • Medical: COVID-19 management and containment
  • Societal: Seafarers and travelers feel insecure and underprivileged since they don’t receive equal quality of care as the population on shore


Are consumers / travelers ready for DH transformation?

  • Consumers are increasingly using technology health apps and connected devices.
  • COVID-19 is accelerating the adoption and consumers are comfortable sharing their data

Implications for Cruise/Maritime Companies

  • Leverage digital health tools and services to meet the travelers’ expectations

the seafarer platforms

BlueHealthPass is an extension of eHealthPass, an already existing patient-centered  digital healthcare solution.
A platform that offers electronic health data management to seafarers, maritime & insurance companies and health care professionals and empowers their collaboration with tools such as video-consultation, treatment plan etc. in real time.

  • Covid-Shield pack
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Minimise recovery time
  • Reduce financial losses
  • Prevent repatriation cases
  • Comply with the standards about sea healthcare
  • Provide a safer workplace for seafarers and safer trip for travelers


Supported by a grant from Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway through the EEA Grants Greece 2014-2021, in the frame of the “Business Innovation Greece” programme

 “Business Innovation Greece” programme

Χρηματοδοτούμενο από την Ισλανδία, το Λιχτενστάιν και τη Νορβηγία μέσω του Χρηματοδοτικού Μηχανισμού του Ευρωπαϊκού Οικονομικού Χώρου (ΕΟΧ) για την περίοδο 2014-2021, στο πλαίσιο του Προγράμματος “Business Innovation Greece”