Tuberculosis (TB) Program


The Health Department and Junction City Youth Clinic (JCYC) provide the following TB services:

  • TB skin test implantation and reading
  • Preventive medication for clients with latent TB
  • Medication and nursing case management to clients with active TB
  • Outreach to high-risk populations.

 

How is TB spread?

  • TB is spread when a person with active TB coughs, sings, sneezes, or speaks, and you breathe the air contaminated with TB germs.
  • For more Information please visit CDC

Hours for TB screening clinic

TB test are only administered on Monday, Tuesday from 8:00AM – 4:00PM, and Wednesday and Friday from 8:00AM – 2:00PM.

 

For more information or need to speak with a nurse please call the Geary County Health Department at: (785) 762-5788.