Tuberculosis Handbook for School Nurses

This handbook has been prepared for school nurses, who can play an integral role in the screening and management of children with LTBI and TB disease.  The booklet includes a section on TB fundamentals as well as suggestions for applying them in a school setting, including provision on DOT and working in collaboration with community providers in both the public and private sectors.  The handbook  was updated  in 2014  and includes information on an additional treatment regimen.

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Additional documents (forms):

  • Double-sided Booklet Version
  • TB Risk Assessment Tool
  • Test for TB Infection Record
  • Adverse Reaction Assessment Adverse Reaction Assessment
  • Medication Request
  • DOT Log
  • DOT Log (508 Compliant Version)