Travel health

We can help with: hepatitis A or B / malaria / dengue fever / yellow fever

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Keeping you safe and healthy while travelling

Our goal is to help you and your family decrease the risk of serious illness while travelling.

We offer a number of services to the international traveler including the following:

  • Customized travel advice
  • Immunizations (hepatitis, typhoid, rabies, meningitis, yellow fever)
  • First aid and self-treatment advice
  • Food and water safety tips
  • Insect precautions
  • Injury prevention advice
  • Precautions for time zone / altitude changes
  • Tuberculin testing

Our clinicians and staff are highly experienced in administering immunizations. You will receive the highest standard of care and provided with the most current health information.

Most immunizations must be given in advance of travel to be effective. For this reason, we recommend that consultation for travel medicine be booked at least 2-3 months in advance.

Travel health is currently only available at our Lifemark Bayers Road clinic in Halifax, Nova Scotia. We are also one of the few licensed yellow fever centres in Nova Scotia.

For more information: 1-877-997-8484

Cost and coverage

Whether you are receiving physiotherapy, chiropractic service, massage therapy, occupational therapy or other types of rehabilitation services, most health insurance providers reimburse all or a portion of the fees.

Our clinic staff can help confirm your health insurance coverage. Your treatment may be partially or fully covered if you have extended health benefits, a worker’s compensation claim, or were injured in a motor vehicle accident.

Find a Lifemark clinic to determine the coverage options available to you which may include:

  • All third-party insurance
  • Extended health benefits
  • Worker’s compensation
  • Motor vehicle accident insurance

Please note that for payment, all major credit cards, debit, cash and personal cheques are accepted.

Have more questions? Please visit our FAQ page or find the clinic nearest you

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