“Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company” CJSC comprises a number of healthcare institutions which provide for the good health of seamen, their family members as well as other citizens of Azerbaijan Republic. Among these institutions are “Neftchilar” Central Hospital, Child Health Center, Polyclinic № 1, and “Ahmadli” Medical –Sanitary Center.
Central Hospital of Seamen, which was established in 1964, has over 211 employees including 70 doctors and 79 nurses. The hospital has departments of surgery, neurosurgery, urology, cardiology, endocrinology, traumatology, therapy, genecology, diagnostics, physiotherapy, and efferent method-based treatment as well as a hemocorrection center and altitude chamber treatment units which provide medical services to patients. It should be proudly mentioned that for the first time in Azerbaijan, lithotripsic (physical destruction of kidney stones) and laporoscopic (lazer) surgery has been performed in the Central Hospital of Seamen.