Important Information For Patients
As of Tuesday, February 19th, Occupational Health (Work Health/Travel Clinic) will be located at the Marston Medical Center, 25 Marston Street, Suite 204, Lawrence, MA. For driving directions to our new location, click here.
The Travel Clinic at Lawrence General Hospital seeks to help make sure you stay healthy when you're away from home.
We provide detailed advice on travel safety, immunization and disease prevention based on the following:
Will you be traveling in developed or developing countries?
Location within country
Will you be in an urban or rural setting?
Length of stay
Are you traveling for the short term or the long term?
Type of accommodations
Will your accommodations be luxury or economy?
Purpose of travel
Are you traveling on business or pleasure?
Travelers are advised regarding recommended or required immunizations. Vaccinations available at the Travel Clinic include:
- Tetanus Diptheria
- Hepatitis A
- Hepatitis B
- Typhoid Fever
- Meningococcal Vaccine
- Inactivated Polio
- Yellow Fever
- MMR Vaccine
- Japanese Encephalitis
- Rabies Vaccine
Our consultation with you also includes a review of food- and water-borne disease prevention (for example, travelers' diarrhea) as well as insect-borne disease prevention (malaria). Medicine is prescribed as needed given your itinerary. Other topics we may discuss are sun safety, altitude sickness, jet lag and motion sickness.
Note: Foreign travel consultation and vaccines are paid for by the individual
Clinic Hours by Appointment: Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
For specific Vaccine Information Statements, click here.
For Travelers' Health Information from The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, click here.
For more information, contact the Travel Clinic at 978-683-4000, Ext. 2343.