Travel Information


If you are traveling abroad it is very important to take certain precautions such as immunizations and become informed about possible health hazards in the area(s) you are traveling. For recommended overseas vaccinations visit the CDC website.

Yellow Fever Vaccinations

Individuals traveling to countries where yellow fever is a health concern may be required to be immunized. For a fee and by appointment the health department will provide the vaccine to individuals traveling outside of the United States. Please call (417) 623-6122 for more information or an appointment.

Travel Clinics

These clinics offer a variety of vaccinations needed for travel, as well as yellow fever.
  • OccuMed (Freeman Hospital)
    3201 McClelland Blvd.
    Joplin, MO 64804
    (417) 347-6625