International Travel Health
From Duluth to the world
If you are planning on traveling out of the United States or Canada, make St. Luke's International Travel Health Center your first stop. We offer pre-travel counseling, immunization and health advice for adults and children.
Contact us at least six weeks before your departure, as some vaccine series require several weeks to complete and take time to reach full effectiveness.
What do I need to bring to my appointment?
- Your immunization record and medical history
- A current list of any medications or supplements you take
- Your travel plans
- Any questions you may have about safe travel
What will happen at my appointment?
You will be also asked some questions regarding your travel and activity plans. Based on your destination, we will discuss which immunizations and tests may be helpful or required before you go.
How will I be prepared for my trip?
- A thorough assessment of your medical history as it pertains to the risks of travel and the prevention of disease
- Immunizations appropriate to a particular destination and planned activities, as well as routine updates
- Prescriptions to prevent malaria, treat traveler's diarrhea or other ailments
- Health education materials for countries that will be visited
- An International Certificate of Vaccination, as approved by the World Health Organization
- Administration of your planned vaccines on the day of your consultation or as scheduled
Northland Pharmacy is conveniently located near St. Luke’s International Travel Health Center and can fill travel prescriptions.
St. Luke’s does not require a referral for this service. To see if
your insurance company requires one, call the number on your card.
This service is available at these locations.