Tuberculosis (TB) Program

The Health Department provides 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

For TB program days and hours of operation, please contact the Health Department at 785-762-5788.