Practical Solutions for TB Infection Control: Infectiousness and Isolation

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This 60-minute presentation with streaming audio and interactive questions provides information on how to determine whether your TB patient is infectious and demonstrates practical ways that you can prevent TB transmission in your clinic, in transit, and in the patient's home.

  • Healthcare workers who interact with TB patients, who supervise staff working with TB patients, or who manage clinics that provide services to TB patients.

Heidi Behm, RN, MPH
Acting TB Controller
Public Health Division
Department of Human Services
Portland, Oregon

Janet Abernathy, RN, BSN
Assistant Director of Quality
San Ramon Regional Medical Center
San Ramon, California

Date of Release: December 2009