Via Medica offers a wide range of individually tailorable services available to Corporations, Governments, Humanitarian Organizations and Educational Institutions, along with our HomeCare division which is tailored to Facilities and Individual Patients.
Via Medica specializes in operating in Hostile Environments, Medical Consulting, and providing Last Mile logistics.
Via Medica International Healthcare LLC has vast experience in the diverse areas of the healthcare sector and, in particular, providing highly specialized clinical support to enhance remote healthcare (including in Hostile Environments) and meeting the unique needs of the patient population across the most inhospitable and isolated regions.
We also understand that each client requires their own 'Personalized' solution; we design those solutions in-house using our extensive internal resources and field expertise/experience to tailor a solution that meets our clients' most demanding operational needs and environments.
All of our solutions meet or exceed national and international standards for best practice and are further supported by a robust Clinical Governance (CG) framework and backed by our efficient operations team, with 24/7 support available. We support our clients in their daily operations providing end-to-end healthcare solutions with mission enabling healthcare capabilities.
Via Medica provides Healthcare Management, Medical Consulting, Provision of Remote Medical Staffing, Clinic and Laboratory setup and management, Emergency and Non-Emergency Ambulance Services and medical training for Industrial projects such as Energy (Oil & Gas), Mining, Infrastructure, Governmental and Commercial, both onshore and offshore. Our team members at our Offshore ICU Clinics are highly trained to be able to stabilize and prep for flight if an unfortunate accident/illness befalls one of your employees.
We attract, recruit, train and appoint international staff from across the medical spectrum including trauma and general surgeons, anesthetists, flight medical staff, OH practitioners, ER and ICU nurses, and key medical support staff and services from around the world.
In just the U.A.E., we are currently supporting over 60 remote sites with medical manpower and fixed licensed medical assets (clinics, first aid posts, ambulances and mobile units).
With a fleet of over 70 ambulances supporting our medical teams of over 700 Nurses, Paramedics and Doctors, Via Medica is regarded as one of the leading clinical components of medical care.
Working closely with our in-country service deliverers and supported by our dedicated in-house supply team, we recognize the need to establish an in-country supply hub as quickly as possible. Ensuring a resilient approach to local distribution and the ability to maintain detailed and audited records supported by timely reporting to our clients. This stringent and uncompromised approach ensures regulatory conformity from point of pharmaceutical origin to end user access and expectations.
The Medical Supply Fulfillment Centre in Basra City is the backbone of Via Medica's operational support network in Iraq. The Fulfillment Centre keeps stock levels in check to service our clients across Iraq and assure prompt delivery of crucial medical supplies. In addition, the Medical Supply team oversees and coordinates the annual equipment calibration program, ensuring that all Via Medica and client-owned medical equipment is serviced and compliant in-country.
The Iraq business's headquarters are in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, where a substantial support system for client management and assurance is run. A Branch Administration Office in Basra is strategically located to ensure overall control and management of all Iraq-based operations, as well as serving as the home base for all Iraq Head Office workers who go to Iraq on a regular basis for client management visits.
Whether operating an offshore platform, a remote site camp in the Sahara Desert or a conflict zone, Via Medica delivers high-quality turnkey medical care in all locations. Our internally experienced teams have an extensive track record in mobilizing and managing turnkey medical solutions to a variety of clients globally.
Our medical staffing services are specifically designed to help our clients maintain the health of their workforces and ensure the continuity of their day-to-day operations. With a sharp focus on prevention, quality assurance,cost control, and HSE reporting.
We construct, operate and staff medical facilities where they are needed to meet our clients most demanding missions. We provide the entire medical range from primary healthcare to advanced pre-hospital trauma, from first aid posts to clinics of all licensing statutes and compliances, where needed, remote and mobile facilities, a diversified range of medical assets as well as laboratory, radiological and diagnostic capabilities.
Via Medica can support your site operations with the provision of licensed international and local medical staff. We attract, screen, recruit, train and appoint international staff from across the medical spectrum including trauma and general surgeons, anesthetists, flight medical staff, OH practitioners, ER and ICU nurses, and key medical support staff.
Via Medica, in collaboration with our partners, currently has access to a fleet of 12 dedicated air ambulances, fixed wing aircraft and 135 highly skilled staff, dedicated to support our clients in the most challenging situations. In 2019 we completed almost 900 air ambulance missions from around the world, including remote and critical areas.
All of the pilots are highly experienced in air ambulance operations. Captains have a minimum of 2,000 hours of flight experience, but with the average being considerably higher. For example, the UK based Captains have an average of 11,000 hours each. With missions in at least 100 countries each year worldwide, our flight crews are very familiar with working in challenging conditions and in different geographical environments around the globe. As our crews predominantly fly air ambulance missions, they are in an excellent position to be able to provide any support required to a third-party medical team.
For the transportation of patients who are suffering from exceptionally severe infections including COVID-19, we use our state-of-the-art transport isolation system (PMIU), the “EpiShuttle”. The EpiShuttle is an isolation system with a modular design which is also reusable. It was developed by anesthetists/intensive care physicians at the University Hospital of Oslo for high-risk applications and for the daily transport of patients with multi-resistant pathogens.
10 - Learjet 35A Aircraft
2 - Challenger 604 Aircraft
Via Medica provides a 24/7 Topside Medical Support service for the existing projects to call through to for any medical cases requiring a second medical opinion for your operations. Our Contact Centre can integrate its emergency protocols into a seamless solution, managed and operated by highly skilled staff, utilizing bespoke Contact Centre software and communications solutions to provide our clients with a quality and robust service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
The following services are provided:
Via Medica has mobilized over 600 clinical staff, including specialists in infectious disease outbreaks in several locations, with particular focus on remote site services in austere locations. We are also currently conducting thousands of COVID-19 tests for several clients including the UAE government(Department of Health, Abu Dhabi Police), ADNOC Group of companies, CPECC,Petrofac, Technicas Reunidas, Schlumberger, BakerHughes, Weatherford and others.
This experience and insight have enabled Via Medica to develop:
Working closely with our in-country service deliverers, supported by our dedicated in-house supply team, we recognize the need to establish an in-country supply hub as quickly as possible. Ensuring a resilient approach to local distribution, maintaining detailed and audited records supported by timely reporting to our clients. This stringent and uncompromised approach ensures regulatory conformity from point of pharmaceutical origin to end user access and expectation.
Our Design & Licensing Team are immediately available to provide guidance at the earliest stage in establishing a clinic. They work with you to ensure the clinic is designed to meet the necessary and need based capacity,clinical scope, regulatory compliance and social requirements.
We will work hand in hand with the your design teams to achieve an optimum layout.
Once the clinic is constructed, we commence the licensing and auditing formalities with the relevant Health Authority. We continue to follow up with administrators until the license is obtained and is active.
Simultaneously during the final licensing process, we begin the process of procuring all the equipment, medicine and consumables necessary for the operation of the clinic, while our Staffing Team starts the process of selecting and appointing suitable, well trained and licensed staff to operate the clinic.
These Procedures provide evidence based clinical services, while adhering to properly researched and developed policies and procedures tailored to the client’s requirement. This affords the client’s staff with medical expertise to provide sound clinical advice to students and relatives as needed.
This service is provided for Nurseries, Schools, Institutes and Universities with certified licensed doctors and specifically trained registered nurses whom are licensed by the appropriate authorities (DOH, DHA and MOH) to ensure exceptional health service. It is imperative that we comply with the standards and regulations of both local and federal authorities to keep students and employees safe and healthy.
Our high specialized team of nurses are ready to provide the duration of services that are required,according to the patient’s condition (from 1 to 24 hours). VMIH HomeCare division customizes the patient care and allocates the right person and skills to different cases accordingly.
VMIH HomeCare specializes in the management of a whole range of chronic medical conditions. Whilst the stability of the patient is our goal, our main priority is improvement of the quality of the life of the patient. We care for patients with the following chronic medical diseases, including, but not limited to:
Via Medica's CARF accredited (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities) HomeCare Division, provides a team of physiotherapists, occupational therapists and speech therapists integral to maximizing recovery following an injury, illness, or chronic disease. Under the supervision of our Medical Director, our team utilizes the most up-to-date techniques and procedures for selective patients:
Via Medica's Mechanical Ventilation Program is an alternative home health service, with the goal of providing Quality of Life and/or Quality of End-of-Life, for ventilated Adults and Children with Tracheostomy. This allows patients to be home with their Families rather than to stay in Intensive Care or in Long term care facility indefinitely.
Via Medica has been instrumental in supporting various governments and private sector companies with provisions of TurnKey Solutions, from serological testing to on-site mass RT-PCR swabbing and testing.
This experience has enabled us to learn and apply all relevant aspects of mass testing in various geographies. We have become pioneers in mass detection of COVID-19, with all of its operational and logistical requirements. This experience has enabled us to create a 'Concept' for a mass vaccination program.
Public health, in the context of a pandemic outbreak, requires comprehensive medical teams with proven experience in handling contagious outbreaks and whom can deal with cases in complex working environments with little to no back-up.
We understand the associated risks and challenges that comes with a Pandemic like COVID-19 and have developed effective measures to counter these issues. We focus on remote site services in austere locations, making Via Medica medical companies to meet operational needs in these locations.