Measles remains a common disease in many parts of the world, including areas in Europe, Asia, the Pacific, and Africa. If you are planning to visit any locations with measles outbreaks, and you have never had the infection, or have not had two doses of vaccine, please make an appointment to get the free vaccine before you go. www.vch.ca/public-health/health-topics-a-z/topics/measles... See MoreSee Less
Vancouver Coastal Health provides health care services through a network of hospitals, primary care clinics, community health centres and residential care homes. Search our health care services in Vancouver, Richmond, North and West Vancouver and along the Sea-to-Sky Highway, Sunshine Coast and BC's...
Planning a trip? Check your immunization records before you travel & make sure your vaccines are up to date, measles activity is high in some parts of the world: immunizebc.ca/finder... See MoreSee Less
Publicly funded (free) vaccines are available through health units (also called public health units, community health centres and primary care homes), doctors' offices, and pharmacies (for those 5 years of age and older). Services vary across B.C.