Tuberculosis (TB)

  • Clay County Public Health provides services to individuals with active tuberculosis and latent tuberculosis.
  • Medication, administration, education and regular evaluations are done to evaluate for potential side effects.
  • Active TB clients receive case management. An Adult Health Registered Nurse visits the home for direct observation of medication.
  • Medication for the treatment of TB is available free of charge to individuals who qualify. Medications are supplied by the Minnesota Department of Health.