‘Medical professionals are vital members of any cruise ship operation – especially during a pandemic,’ commented Olaf Groeger, MD, Columbia Cruise Services.
‘Columbia has a wealth of experience in recruiting and managing medical personnel, giving TUI Cruises access to experienced, highly trained doctors and nurses at a time when the global medical industry is suffering a skills shortage.’
It is already technical manager for Hapag Lloyd Cruises – TUI Cruises' luxury brand.
Global network of crewing offices
CCS will draw on its network of crewing offices around the globe to source doctors and nurses.