Press Release

Piraeus, Tuesday, the 6th of October 2015

SetelHellas’ Maritime Telemedicine Solution (MTS) shortlisted for the “Safety and Quality Award”!

We are very pleased to share with the maritime industry that SetelHellas is among the finalists for the “Safety and Quality Award” at the Seatrade Maritime Awards, Middle East, Indian Subcontinent & Africa 2015.

The Awards ceremony will be held in Dubai on the 19th of October 2015. The Safety and Quality Award highlights excellence in technical and procedural improvement initiatives that lead to a reduction of risk to life at sea. This Award is presented to a company, shipowners, operators or maritime institutions that has pioneered or demonstrated a marine solution which leads to safety training, changes to the company’s safety culture and minimize the lost time caused by accidents where relevant.

In this light, SetelHellas’ innovative Maritime Telemedicine Solution, well known as MTS, safeguards Seamen’s health and enables “fit for duty” awareness. Moreover, it enhances the commitment to safety and healthcare environment. Periodic diagnostics and onboard tests can be performed at any given time. Through SetelHellas’ MTS, medical testing and electronic diagnosis, are enabling an efficient medical consultation. Finally, it allows many services currently conducted only in a clinic or a health care provider to be delivered on board the vessel. SetelHellas’ MTS is being developed primarily with respect to the safety of the human life and the undisputable right of all people to enjoy health care privileges no matter the conditions and working environment.

The Maritime Telemedicine Solution (MTS) has already been awarded. Recently, on the 23rd of July 2015, it has received the Gold Award in the “Strategy, Innovation & Extroversion” category at the Business IT Excellence (BITE) Awards. SetelHellas is always characterized by the motivation to continue the hard teamwork in order to reach new heights. SetelHellas remains committed to use the latest technologies and its work, its business expertise and its engagement to the clients is recognized globally.

Congratulations to SetelHellas’ team for one more success!