General TB

Making the Connection: An Introduction to Interpretation Skills for TB Control, 2nd edition

Video (29 minutes):

This video serves as an introduction to working with interpreters by addressing skills that help TB Control staff successfully facilitate interpreted sessions. 

Skills include:

  • Conducting pre-sessions
  • Employing three styles of interpreting
  • Using a variety of tools to promote accuracy and completeness
  • Demonstrating telephone interpreting in the field

Viewer’s Guide (PDF):

Tuberculosis Program Manual Template

The Tuberculosis Program Manual Template is a set of fully editable Word 
files that provides standardized guidance to public health staff in 
a low-incidence region.

Created from the latest Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines, expert opinion, and input from an advisory panel of representatives from the four states (Idaho, Montana, Utah, and Wyoming), the Tuberculosis Program Manual Template covers a comprehensive range of topics designed to meet the needs of low-incidence states/jurisdictions.