Oil and Gas UK Medical Examination (formerly know as UK Offshore Operators Association (UKOOA) Medical Examination)
Cost through our clinic for an OGUK medical is $275 including GST, provided you are fit and have no medical problems requiring extra investigations.
The OGUK medical is required by some employers or companies before personnel can be deployed to some offshore workplaces around the world.
Oil & Gas UK is the leading representative body for the UK offshore oil and gas industry. More info at www.oilandgasuk.co.uk
The OGUK medical must be undertaken by approved doctors who have a special ‘pin’.
A OGUK medical includes:
- Detailed Medical History, including vaccine review
- Physical Examination – including doctors review and measurements of such things as height, weight, vision, urine
- Audiometry (hearing test)
You are required to show photographic ID.
If you pass, at the end of your appointment, you will receive an OGUK certificate of fitness valid for 2 years. Some persons may be given certificates of shorter duration if they have medical problems that need earlier review.
If you are in good health, it takes about 60 minutes with the doctor and nurse.
Cost through our clinic is $275 including GST, provided you have no medical problems requiring extra investigations. This includes the necessary audiometry (hearing test), performed at our premises.
Sometimes patients need extra things. We would discuss this with you at the time of the appointment
This may include
- Spirometry ( breathing test )
- Routine vaccine review. Vaccines if required cost extra
- Drug and alcohol urine or hair test
If you would like to request an appointment for a OGUK medical please call 32219066 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
After we receive your request, we email the medical form to have it completed before arrival.
If you are outside Brisbane and require this medical we can suggest the following centres :
Dr M.Prabhu – International Travel Vaccination Centre
Suite 501, Level 5 Norwest Central,
12 Century Circuit, Bella Vista, Baulkham Hills, NSW 2153
P: 1300 557 070
Dr Mary McGinty and Dr Puru Sagar – Chromis Occupational Medicine
6/24 Brown Road Broadmeadow Newcastle 2292
P: 02 4936 9999
F: 02 4936 9988
Chromis Occupational Medicine
47 Church St Maitland 2320
P: 02 4936 9999
F: 02 4936 9900