Traveling is a great way to learn more about our world and its people, but some parts of the world have diseases that aren't here in the U.S. When traveling abroad, protect your health with any needed vaccines and prescribed medicines. Learn safety tips to prevent sickness due to insect bites, food and water issues, high altitude
Schedule a travel health appointment at least 6 weeks before your trip:
During the travel health appointment, you and a nurse will discuss:
Available travel vaccines include:
Lorain County Public Health accepts many different insurance plans. However, coverage for travel vaccines depends on your plan. You will be asked to pay for all travel vaccines on the day you receive them. Your nurse can give you a receipt for insurance reimbursement. Cash, check, VISA and MasterCard are accepted for payment. Bring all of your insurance cards with you to your appointment, as well as your vaccine record if available and a photo ID.
For more information, call 440-284-3206.
Request a record of past vaccines here - no cost.