Emergency Medical Information Royal Thai Navy Medical Department

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Emergency Medical Information Royal Thai Navy Medical Department

The Royal Thai Navy Medical Department (RTNMD) has developed a medical services plan to facilitate and support initial first aid and emergency medical services as well as professional medical advice to personnel and crew members from all participating countries who become ill or injured during their ongoing participation at all assigned sites and events under the umbrella of ASEAN IFR 2017.

While initial first aid treatment and medevac to the designated hospitals is to be covered by the Royal Thai Navy (RTN), all participating navies will assume financial responsibility for costs of hospitalization of their own personnel and crew.

1. Healthcare costs are divided into three groups as follows:

  1. RTN personnel and crews obtain full coverage under the Government Health Care Plan.
  2. Personnel and crews of participating countries holding health insurance will submit their claims to their insurance companies for any medical costs arising.
  3. Personnel and crews of participating countries without health insurance will need to contact their local attachés and/or other responsible units to cover their own medical costs.

2. Beginning November 12, 2017, the Medical Regulating Operations Center – MROC (Emergency Call: 1669 or 1719) will be set up and running by the RTNMD at Muang Pattaya Hospital as the coordinating center for 7 Medic Stations which will be dispersed at all venues where events related to ASEAN IFR 2017 are held including:

  1. Chuk-samet Port
  2. Balihai Pier
  3. Dusit Thani Pattaya Hotel
  4. The 4th Ship Technology for the Next Decade”
  5. Air Race I
  6. International Dragon Boat Races
  7. At the land parade viewing platform and along the parade route

3. Personnel and crew members from all visiting countries are required to carry their national identification to identify themselves to medical personnel when needed.

4. Contact information:

  1. IFR 2017 Admin Center at Dusit Thani Pattaya Hotel +66 38 11 0610
  2. IFR 2017 Admin Center at Balihai Pier +66 38 41 0391 – 92 
  3. Medical Regulating Operations Center at Muang Pattaya Hospital +666 5668 1942
    Emergency call 1669 or 1719