March 30, 2018

Life-Saving Effort by Navy Nurse Recognized by Washington State Ferry

Life-Saving Effort by Navy Nurse Recognized by Washington State Ferry Dr. Ray Jarris and Dr. Ann Jarris of MDSI were pleased to join Washington State Ferries in honoring US Navy Lt. Cmdr. Erika Schilling, for her life saving efforts aboard the MV Spokane on December 2, 2017. Dr. […]
January 18, 2018

Influenza 2018 Alert

Discovery Health has recently received requests for medical advice for potential influenza affecting mariners at sea. Due to the risks associated with influenza, we applaud vessels that have taken the preventative steps of vaccinating their crew and carrying the vaccine onboard. Please click the link below to read […]
November 8, 2017

Importance of Mental Health Support for Mariners

The video by the BBC (link below) highlights the pressures faced by people working at sea and the importance of addressing mental health and suicide prevention. Please take a moment to watch the video and become familiar with the resources linked to the article.  As physicians, we recently […]