Educate patients about vaccinations at pre-travel appointments
By Atlantic Health Partners

Each year, Americans make more than 400 million trips to other countries, and the CDC estimates approximately 43% to 79% of travelers that visit low- and middle-income countries become ill during their time abroad. During a pre-travel visit with a physician, providers have an opportunity to educate patients about possible health risks for their specific destinations and the immunizations they’ll need to return home healthy.