Avoid Travel Disease, Prevention Makes Sense!
The City of Long Beach Department of Health and Human Service's Travel Immunization Clinic provides comprehensive disease prevention services to help ensure happy and safe journeys for clients traveling to foreign countries where certain immunizations may be required or recommended. During the appointment, the travel nurse will review the itinerary and make recommendations based on countries traveled, length of stay, and remoteness of areas visited.
The Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services Travel Clinic provides a comprehensive service that includes:
- Itinerary review with a Registered Nurse
- Vaccination Certificates
- Helpful safety tips for travelers
- Malaria prevention prescriptions
- Prescription for Traveler's Diarrhea
We offer a qualified, professional staff that will provide you with current recommendations and travel information, so that your trip can be safe and enjoyable.
We strongly recommend making an appointment at least 1 month before departure, but will accomodate last minute travelers.
Vaccines available at the Travel Clinic include:
- Chicken Pox
- Hepatitis A
- Hepatitis B
- Influenza (Flu)
- Japanese encephalitis
Location: 2525 Grand Avenue, Room 104, Long Beach, CA 90815
Telephone: (562) 570-7912, PLEASE CALL FOR AN APPOINTMENT
Cost: Travel clinic cost is $40 plus cost of vaccinations and certifications. There is also a $18 follow-up assessment fee.
Please check the Center for Disease Control and Prevention Traveler's Health Section for additional information. http://www.cdc.gov/
Ten Guidelines For International Travelers
For travel consultations, please bring the following to your appointment:
- Itinerary (including destination(s) and date of departures and return)
- Vaccination records
- Medication list