Virtual Travel Center

Check health requirements & make an appointment for pre-travel care

  1. What are the health requirements for the country I am visiting?
  2. Do I have the necessary pre-travel immunizations to the country I will be visiting?
  3. Where can I get pre-travel immunizations?
  4. Do you have enough prescription drugs while you're traveling?
  5. What if I need prescription medication while abroad?
  6. Other Resources

1. What are the health requirements for the country I am visiting?

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention provides country specific information on this.

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2. Do I have the necessary pre-travel immunizations to the country I will be visiting?

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention provides country specific information for immunizations.

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3. Where can I get pre-travel immunizations?

Some pharmacies such as Fred Meyer and Safeway, carry limited vaccination for international travel. Safeway provides the following service:

  • Obtain a form at the Safeway Pharmacy department.
  • Fill out a form indicating the countries you will visit.
  • The form is submitted to the Safeway Pharmacist.
  • The Safeway Pharmacist will make recommendations on the types of immunization/drugs and vaccines recommended for the country/countries prior to your international travel
  • Also check with your primary care doctor for any health related issues and recommendations prior to traveling.

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4. Do you have enough prescription drugs while you're traveling?

Before you leave, it's very important to make sure that you have plenty of medications - both prescription drugs and over-the-counter medications to take with you. Here are some tips preparing your medications prior to your departure.

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5. What if I need prescription medication while abroad?

You may visit local pharmacists to refill your prescription medications, or Contact Assist America 1-301-656-4152

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6. Other Resources

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