Vax-Before-Travel is your trusted travel medicine and vaccination digital concierge
Our digital solutions empower international travelers to enjoy their next trip abroad by knowing the latest vaccination news before landing.
Most importantly, travelers can easily access world-class information services pre-and-post trip, to maximize infectious disease prevention.
Did You Know
- About 90 million Americans traveled internationally during 2019.
- Tens of millions of people are not appropriately vaccinated prior to departure.
- Last-Minute travelers (LMT) comprised 16% of all international travelers.
- At least 1 travel vaccine was deferred by 18% of LMTs because of insufficient time before departure.
- Vaccines that required multiple vaccinations or a lab test were the most likely to be deferred.
Vax-Before-Travel combines its innovative vaccine provider network’s main-street capabilities with a trusted, personalized learning experience.
“Given today’s "fake news" debate, and fast-changing international landscape, it is important for travelers to rely on vaccine providers and fact-checked information they can trust,” said Donald Hackett, CEO, and founder.
- Online vaccine appointment request
- Vaccine discounts
- International vaccine newsletters
- Digital access to visa and passport services
- Clinical Trial Services
- Lab Test Services
Vaccination Insights for Travelers is a free weekly newsletter sent to your email address containing the latest vaccination information.
Our “real-time information network” publishes MD/nurse/pharmacist approved immunization news people can trust.
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Empower international travelers with information services to maximize each person's unique immunization needs.
The complex issues we face as a society require respect for different viewpoints. Race, class, generation, gender, and geography all affect point of view. Reflecting these differences in our reporting leads to better, more nuanced stories and a better-informed community. We seek diverse voices in our management and reporting staff. Here is our advisory board.
Vax-Before-Travel.com publishes vaccine news based upon valid research from universities, government agencies, pharmaceutical manufacturers and the WHO. These organizations have no influence on the published content.
Our news-gathering team is independent of commercial or political interests. We do not accept gifts, including paid travel, in order to avoid any conflict-of-interest or appearance thereof. Our digital newsroom is insulated from any interaction with advertisers. We cite potential conflicts of interest on the same page as the published, relevant work.
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Medical Advisory Team
The Vax-Before-Travel.com Medical Advisory Team works closely with pharmacists, doctors, and nurses across a broad range of specialty areas to ensure PrecisionVax's published content is accurate, actionable, and understandable. If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Robert Carlson, sitka[email protected].
Our news organization commits to doing its best to publish accurate information. We stand by the information we publish, and if it’s not correct, we will change it as quickly as possible.
We take many steps to ensure accuracy, such as:
- We investigate claims with skepticism; question assumptions; challenge conventional wisdom;
- We confirm information with subject-matter experts, and seek to corroborate what sources tell us by talking with other informed people or consulting documents;
- We verify content, such as technical terms, stats, etc, against source documents or make clear who is providing the information. We may share relevant components of a story with a primary source or an outside expert to verify them.
Vax-Before-Travel Corrections Policy
We welcome feedback from our readers regarding the information that we publish. Our news organization is committed to telling readers when an error has been made, the magnitude of the error and the correct information, as quickly as possible. This commitment to transparency is applicable to small errors as well as large. Please send any suggested changes to [email protected].
If our audiences cannot trust us to get the small things right, how can they trust us on the big things?
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- Corrections: PV.com is committed to making clarifications to its content when appropriate. We take prompt action to edit even minor errors like spelling, grammar, or stylistic changes. Because style changes do not change the meaning of the content, those kinds of "style" changes will be updated on our site without notice.
- Editorial: We are committed to publishing information on various immunization topics. We rely on you, our reader, to choose the information that is most appropriate for your needs. Information located on PV.com should not be used as a substitute for professional healthcare advice.
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Vax-Before-Travel Ownership Structure and Revenue Sources
Vax-Before-Travel is owned by PrecisionVax, LLC, which is a woman-owned, international news organization. Karen McClorey Hackett, the president of PrecisionVax is committed to transparency in our ownership structure and revenue sources. We are a private company, founded in 2016.
We produce our revenues from advertising. Our dominant advertiser is Google Adsense. As such, our editorial team has no relationship, nor communications, with any advertiser. If you have any questions please contact [email protected].
Comments and Concerns
We believe that public feedback is not a one-way street. Instead, we are committed to engaging with you and taking action based on your suggestions, complaints and other feedback.
In line with this, we are committed to providing greater transparency about how news is produced and offering regular points of contact and interaction. We believe that news organizations have a responsibility to engage with the public on the values, issues, and ideas of the day and that we have much to gain in return.
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