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


World Health Organization (WHO) Tuberculosis Report 2017

United States

Tuberculosis in the United States 2017

Tuberculosis in the United States 2017 slide set


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


TB School Nurse Handbook

Guidelines for Initiating a School-Based Directly Observed Therapy Program

Page last updated 01/11/18