TB Publications, Reports, Manuals and Guidelines
The Georgia TB Reference Guide is now available in an App for smartphones (Apple/IOS version and Android version)!! Both apps are now available for free in the Apple and Android app stores. Also available through the following website: https://georgiactsa.org/research/commercialization/app-ga-tb-reference-guide.html
(most recent guidelines in current use)
Most recent guidelines, still in use
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.
Homeless Housing Facilities
- most recent guidelines, still in use.
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
TB School Nurse Handbook Most recent guidelines, still in use
Guidelines for Initiating a School-Based Directly Observed Therapy Program Most recent guidelines, still in use
Page last updated 12/2/22