VA Portland Health Care System
Have YOU traveled abroad in the past 30 days?
International travel can expose patients to a variety of illnesses not present in the US. While most travel-related illnesses are not cause for concern, a few can pose significant risk to patients and staff.
Symptoms including the following are indicators of a potentially more serious threat:
To ensure these risks are evaluated properly, Veterans should tell their providers if they have returned from international travel within the past 30 days.