|Physical Exam ...
|With only a few exceptions all MMC applications require a Merchant
Mariner physical exam. Mariners with a valid MMC Medical Certificate
may use a copy of the Medical Certificate in place of the actual
- Any medical doctor can complete the physical exam using the
Coast Guard Form CG 719K.
- When applying for an OS rating only the lesser Merchant Mariner
Fitness for Duty Form CG 719KE may be used.
|USCG Drug Screening ...
|With only a few exceptions all MMC applications require a USCG /
DOT approved drug screening.
The USCG / DOT drug screening must be completed at an accepted
facility and must be within six month of the application date.
- Drug screening information and alternatives are available on
Form CG 719P.
|Professional Occupation Health Clinics ...
|Professional Occupational Health Clinics are recommended for both
the physical exam and drug screening because of their familiarity
with the professional requirements of these exams.
The following Occupational Health Clinics are recommended in and
around the Portland area.
9330 NE Vancouver Mall Drive, Suite 201ARCpoint offers USCG consortium management services for
Vancouver, WA 98662
Phone: (360) 597-4543
commercial vessel operators requiring participation in a random drug
12518 NE Airport Way, Ste 110
Portland, OR 97230
Phone: (503) 256-2992
James E. Harris, M.D.
9370 SW Greenburg Road Suite 101
Portland, OR 97223
Phone (503) 246-7030 / Fax (503) 246-0429