NEWS

Outbreak of Yellow Fever

In South America-Cases of Yellow Fever continue to be reported particularly in parts of Brazil, Peru, Colombia and Ecuador. Proof of vaccination and certificate requirements are changing daily. Please complete the Travel Questionairre and we will contact you within 48 hours. You can also access up to date information from

Pan American Health Organisation.

 

Measles in Europe

Reported cases in France, Germany, Romania and Spain. MMR is highly infectious by droplet transmission. 2 doses of MMR are required to give full protection. We have MMR vaccination in stock- Please complete the travel questionairre and we will contact you within 48 hours.

 

Hepatitis A Shortage UK and Globally.

Guidance from Public Health England…
Until normal  Hepatitis A vaccine supply resumes it will be necessary to consider dose sparing options.
Please complete the Travel Risk Assessment Form and we will contact you within to discuss recommendations for individual travellers.

 

Saudi Arabia Hajj and Umrah Regulations 2018

Visitors arriving for Hajj Pilgrimage, 19th - 24th August 2018, and Umrah are required to produce a Certificate of vaccination against Meningococcal Meningitis Infection (ACWY)
Conjugated Vaccine is a single dose given not more than 5 years ago and not less than 10 days prior to arrival in Saudi Arabia ( Nimenrix OR Menveo)

 


TRAVEL VACCINATIONS & HOLIDAY INJECTIONS


We provide holiday vaccination, immunisation, first aid supplies and general travel safety. We serve the Wirral, Liverpool, Merseyside, Cheshire and the North West. Our team of doctors & nurses are fully qualified, well travelled and appreciate the very specific needs of those journeying abroad.

 

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Our motto is TRAVEL WELL, PLAN WELL, STAY WELL ON HOLIDAY...

We will provide you with a personalised individual travel health assessment based on your itinerary and plans which will include a vaccination schedule, anti malarial medication if appropriate and a free booklet containing travel health information and advice.

 We also extend our services to the traveller with more complex needs: pregnant women, young children or those with pre existing health issues. In addition to being able to provide you with your vaccinations and expert travel advice, we also offer anti-malarials, and a range of travel health products.


 

Personalised first aid kits are our speciality: we will create for you and your travel companions a kit that contains all your first aid requirements pertinent to your trip.

This can include oral rehydration sachets, pain killers, space blanket, antibiotics, antiseptic, the choice is huge, and it’s yours. We provide these kits at very competitive prices and because they are so personalised they contain only what you need. We can also offer HIV/Hepatitis prevention kits which may contain: needles, syringes, suture needles and an IV cannula, with a covering letter of authorisation to carry these items over borders and through airports. All kits are in transparent, waterproof, durable Ziploc bags.


 

 

To enable us to provide the top quality care that our reputation is based on and to ensure we provide the most accurate information at your consultation, we ask that you complete the Traveller's Risk Assessment Form, which you can fill in hereIf you prefer not to fill in your details online, then please call us and we can take your details over the telephone.

All information is stored confidentially and used only as part of your pre travel assessment and should be completed prior to your first appointment. 

We recommend for long haul travel, travel to multiple destinations or back packing trips that you contact us a minimum of 8 weeks prior to departure. But do remember it’s never too late to vaccinate, we will try our very best to accommodate the last minute traveller.

 


 

Your health is one of the most important things to look after while you are away, being unwell overseas especially in a remote location is worrying and difficult to manage. Medical facilities are very different from the UK, may be difficult to access and there may be language problems. We are very competively priced, and can offer a discount for groups larger than 6 or if you are an NHS employee.

 
NaTHNaC for Travellers
The National Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC) provides health information for both health professionals and travellers. The information has been compiled by the NaTHNaC clinical and scientific team, and is updated regularly.
FCO Travel Health
Travelling to different climates and environments abroad can expose you to disease and health risks. You should be aware of the dangers and how to stay healthy.
Lonely Planet
Lonely Planet personally research the places they write about, and provide essential travel details along with a wealth of insider information and first-hand tips.
Travel Safe Guide
Travel Safe - Know Before You Go is an invaluable travel guide provided free by Lonely Planet. Preparation isn't always about what you pack in your suitcase...

 

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