Tuberculosis

Clinical Services: Tuberculosis

 

Tuberculosis (TB) is a communicable, reportable disease that law requires to be reported to the local Health Department. Health Department TB services include TB skin testing and chest x-rays for persons with positive skin tests or active TB. Appropriate treatment plans are specified as needed. Medication is provided for persons with TB infection, as well as supportive service throughout the treatment period. We also perform contact investigation and surveillance.