Specialties

  • Travel Health Clinic

  • Travel Health Clinic When traveling abroad it is important to make travel health and immunizations a part of your planning process. A simple visit with the Travel Health Clinic at Porter Adventist Hospital in Denver, will provide you the necessary immunizations and other guidelines so you can avoid vaccine-preventable infectious disease like malaria, yellow-fever and other travel-related health problems. As travel medicine experts, we have extensive experience and the most up-to-date information available to keep travelers safe and healthy while abroad.

    You're busy - let us make your travel health preparations as simple as possible.

    The Travel Health Clinic is a part of Porter's Centura Health Pharmacy, giving us the ability to provide travelers immunizations, travel supplies, as well as travel-related prescription medications. You won't need to worry about making an additional trip to the pharmacy to have your prescriptions filled. Plus, we can also work directly with your insurance to determine your coverage and co-pays.

    To learn more, read a recent article about the Travel Clinic at Porter Adventist Hospital published in Vim and Vigor magazine.

    We look forward to helping you with your travel health needs.

  • The Travel Health Clinic in Denver provides travelers a comprehensive pre-travel health consultation with our specially-trained clinical pharmacists. Because the Travel Health Clinic is part of the  Apothecare Pharmacy at Porter, you will have the opportunity to discuss any questions or concerns about medications with one of our clinical pharmacists. The pharmacist will evaluate your risk for itinerary specific health concerns and can make recommendations for prescription medications and over-the-counter items that best fit your needs. In addition, the pharmacists will do in-depth drug-interaction screens and can also check your prescription formulary coverage to ensure that you get the right medication at the right cost. We also carry a wide variety of travel health related over-the-counter items, including hard to find insect repellents, making us a one-stop location for all of your travel health needs.

    Travel Health Consult Includes:

    • Complete immunization history and evaluation.
    • Administration of needed immunizations, including yellow fever.
    • Accurate and comprehensive evaluation of malaria risk.
    • Prescriptions to prevent malaria, traveler's diarrhea and altitude sickness.
    • Consult with traveler insurance for prescription coverage and copay information.
    • Extensive education on all aspects of staying healthy abroad.
    • Comprehensive destination information including the latest medical outbreaks and
      security alerts.

    To begin the process, simply download, complete and fax back the Travel Health History Form. You can also fill out the Travel Health History Form online. Just make sure you have all of your documents and information ready when you begin the form. Filling out the form online takes anywhere between 10 and 20 minutes.

    Once we receive your Travel Health History Form, we will contact you with travel consult fee information based on your needs. We accept all major prescription insurance plans and patients will have the same co-pays as if they were using their local pharmacy. We accept all forms of payment including cash, checks and credit cards.

    Travel Health Clinic - Additional Services At the Travel Health Clinic, our travel health services extend beyond your initial consultation to assure that your health is protected before, during and after your return home.

    The Travel Health Clinic provides the following extra travel health related services:

    • A list of contact phone numbers and addresses of available consulates, embassies, hospitals and physicians specific to your destination.
    • An after-travel medical care instruction sheet with contact information for the clinic's medical director, who is an infectious disease specialist.
    • A follow-up letter to the traveler's primary care physician detailing the education, immunizations and medications provided.

    To request an appointment or if you have questions contact us by:


    If you are certain you'd like to schedule a travel consult with us, please call 303-778-2408.

    Hours of operation:

    • Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    • Closed daily from 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm

    Location:

    2535 S. Downing Street #G-10
    Denver, CO 80210

    Turn into the Porter Hospital campus from South Downing Street. Make an immediate right, and follow the signs to the "Porter Medical Plaza" Building. Continue up the driveway until you reach the parking area. You may park in this parking area or use the valet service free of charge. The Travel Health Clinic is in the Apothecare Pharmacy located on the Ground Floor, just inside from this parking area.

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