Parton nursing staff can administer allergy shots for students if complete and explicit physician's orders and serum are provided by the attending allergist. You will need to bring your serum and physician's orders, as well as your allergy shot schedule to Parton.
During your visit to Parton, the nurse will review the instructions and set-up a schedule for administration of injections. Injections are given at Parton when our physician or nurse practitioner is present. Students are required to wait 20 to 30 minutes following each injection to evaluate for a reaction.
Health Services provides travel immunizations to students going abroad. Immunization requirements vary depending on the student's itinerary, past medical history and previous immunizations. Students should prepare for travel vaccines at least 3-6 months before your date of departure.
Prior to your travel visit you'll need to be prepared by following these simple steps:
1. Stop by the Health Services to receive your travel packet which includes a "Travax" report specific to your travel destination(s).