We look forward to assisting you with your Oil & Gas UK Medical Examination

Oil & Gas UK Medical

 

To schedule an appointment, please action the following :

  • Complete an online Oil & Gas UK Medical Request Form per person
  • Attach to this application form, a scanned copy of the relevant passport per person
  • Attach to this application form, any previous OGUK medical certificates / medical records

Once all of this information has been received, a representative will contact you via email to arrange an appointment based on your appointment preference selected. The complete Medical, including the Occupational Health Examinations, X-Rays and blood tests should take approximately 2 – 3 hours per person.

Please bring to the appointment:

  • Original Passport
  • Spectacles (if used)
  • Vaccination records
  • Detailed job specifications
  • Relevant medical records (for any prescription medication, a recent Doctor’s report is required)
  • Previous OGUK medical certificate(s)
  • Please be prompt for your OGUK Medical Examination and ensure all necessary documentation is produced on arrival. Late arrival and omitted documentation will impact on our appointment schedule.

Costs:

(Please note that the costs may vary depending on the medical findings or further testing requirements)

To note:

Prices are subject to change without prior notice. Please note these prices are effective 01 March 2018 until further notice.

Medical Examination by Doctor – Applicable per person seen - (excludes any referrals necessary identified during Consultation) R1,500.00
Drug Screen R230.00
Occupational Health – Audiometry, Vision Screening, Lung Function R660.00
X-Rays (Chest) R735.00
Mandatory Blood Tests R558.00
TOTAL R 3,683.50 incl VAT

Payment: 

The Medical Examination, X-Rays and Laboratory tests may be paid in cash or with a debit / credit card. We do not accept cheques or medical aid for these assessments.

OIL & GAS UK MEDICAL : Q&A

Do I need to make an appointment for this or can I just walk in ? How far in advance should I schedule an appointment ?
An appointment is certainly necessary for a OGUK medical. Generally the first available appointment will be offered. This could range from the following couple of days to the following week. To ensure timeous screening, candidates should book a week in advance.

What is the process for attending the medical, will it really take 2 – 3 hours per person ?

AREA DETAILS APPOINTMENT EXPECTED DURATION
Medical Examination by Doctor Excludes any specialists referrals requirements identified during consultation Examination by Doctor Appointment 60 min / person
Drug Screen & Occupational Health Testing as needed Appointment 30 min / person
X-Rays (Chest) X-ray to be taken Appointment 30 min / person
Mandatory Blood Tests Bloods to be collected (NO FASTING NEEDED) Appointment booked on your behalf 30 min / person
Vaccines (where applicable) Administration as needed Appointment 30 min / person

What happens after attending the Medical?
We will co-ordinate, consolidate and capture the result information:

  • 3 working days for obtaining blood and X-ray results
  • 4 working days for consolidation, review and feedback on issue of certificate
  • Note that timelines are subject to numerous external factors that influence the collection and consolidation of information. In the event that additional reports/documents are required from the applicant, the submission process may be delayed until such time these reports/documents are received.

What happens if I am menstruating or I am pregnant?
Portions of the medical examination may be delayed / need to be repeated, if traces of menstrual blood are found at the time of urine screening. If you are pregnant and do not wish to be X-rayed as part of your application, your examination will be put on hold, pending the completion of the X-ray before your OGUK medical examination can be finalised.

 

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