Healthcare Resources

  • If patient is a suspect to have active TB, ensure airborne isolation is initiated, wear proper n95 respirators, and limit exposure to staff and other patients.
  • Interview patient for risk factors, symptoms, and medical history
  • Obtain sputum collection x 3
  • After patient leaves the airborne isolation room, allow adequate time to elapse prior to using room again
  • Notify the health department at 608-757-5440