How much does a dive medical cost?
There are two types of Diving Medicals Examinations – Recreational and Commercial. Both take approximately 45 minutes and cost approximately $132 – $176 depending on the test type.
When can you dive in the Bahamas?
Best time to dive The Bahamas
Diving is possible all year round. The hurricane season, though, runs from June to November. From November to March hammerhead and the other migratory sharks arrive. April and May sees the arrival of the Mahi dolphinfish.
How much does it cost to join DAN?
How much does DAN membership cost? Divers can become a DAN member for an annual fee of only US$40 for an individual or US$60 for a family. Dive operators and businesses can become members for US$100 per year.
Is assure better than DAN dive?
The biggest difference is that DAN is secondary insurance, they pick up where your primary insurance (like Blue Cross, for example) runs out. This has a lot of implications. Dive Assure is primary insurance. If you have a diving emergency, they pay for it.
Does DAN membership include travel insurance?
Divers Alert Network (DAN) offers both Dive Accident Insurance as well as Travel and Medical Emergency Coverage. Divers Alert Network (DAN) membership offers a host of benefits: DAN Members receive $100,000 of emergency medical evacuation assistance coverage.
What is included in a Dive Medical?
Dive Medical Examination
As a general part of the examination, age factors and overall physical fitness are assessed, as well as vision function, ear nose and throat condition, hearing, dental condition, balance, blood pressure, lung function, musculo-skeletal function, and the gastro-intestinal tract.
How do I get Dive Medical?
To book a Diving Medical Appointment please call us on 9399 6327. There is no government rebate for diving medicals under Medicare. The private fee for a Diving Medical is $150.00 plus GST. Download the SPUMS Diving Medical Form.