TB Publications, Reports, Manuals and Guidelines

Also see Educational Resources for the General Public and Educational Resources for Clinicians and Healthcare Providers


Georgia Manuals


Download this pdf file.Georgia Tuberculosis Reference Guide, 2020


Download this pdf file.Tuberculosis Nurse Protocol, 2020 (revised July 2020)


Tuberculosis Policy and Procedure Manual, 2016


Tuberculosis Program Evaluation Guidelines


Surveillance Reports


Global


World Health Organization (WHO) Tuberculosis Report 2017


United States


Tuberculosis in the United States 2017


Tuberculosis in the United States 2017 slide set


Guidelines


Airline Travel


WHO - Tuberculosis and Air Travel Guidelines for Prevention and Control, 2008


Tuberculosis Information for International Travelers Fact Sheet


CDC issued Updated Guidance for Screening of Health Care Personnel (below). The Healthcare Facility Regulatory Office of the Georgia Department of Community Health dictates TB screening requirements in hospitals, nursing homes,  personal care home and home health settings. By clicking here, you will be directed to DCH's website so you can make your inquiries.


TB Screeing of Health Care Personnel, 2019 Updates


Homeless Housing Facilities


Guidance for TB Control Measures in Homeless Shelters


Guidelines for Preventing and Controlling Tuberculosis in Atlanta Homeless Housing Facilities, 2016


Please note: The following Address Update pertains to Fulton County Health Department as it pertains to the Atlanta Homeless Housing Guidelines:


10 Park Place South, SE, 5th Floor, Atlanta, GA 30303      Fulton TB Clinic: 404-613-1450


Information for Volunteers in Homeless Shelters Regarding TB


TB Education Poster for Clients


TB Education Poster for Staff


Schools


TB School Nurse Handbook


Guidelines for Initiating a School-Based Directly Observed Therapy Program


Page last updated 01/11/18