National Medical Systems Celebrate 10th Anniversary with PEME
National Medical Systems have recently celebrated 10 years anniversary of working with the UK P&I Club Crew Health Programme. At the meeting Sophia presented Mr Palmieri with a commemorative anniversary certificate and a celebratory lunch was held with the New Jersey claims team.
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