Tuberculosis Control

  • MDCH Tuberculosis Program TB cells

    Welcome to the MDCH TB Control Program website! Within this site, you will find information regarding education and training, TB statistics, guidelines for health care professionals and basic TB information for the public. If you have questions regarding the content or if you are unable to find information, please contact the TB Control Program at 517-335-8165.

    The MDCH TB Control Program collaborates with public and private health care professionals to promote effective diagnosis, treatment, and management of persons affected by tuberculosis and to prevent the spread of tuberculosis in the community.

    TST Workshop schedule: Click here.

    World TB Day

    Registration for the 2015 World TB Day Conference is now open!  Click the image above to register.

    Statement of Accreditation:
    This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Michigan State Medical Society and Michigan Department of Community Health. The Michigan State Medical Society is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    AMA Credit Designation Statement:
    The Michigan State Medical Society designates this live for a maximum of 5.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.  Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    This activity has been submitted to the Ohio Nurses Association for approval to award contact hours.  The Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91) is an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

    Please contact Cassandra McNulty for more information.

    Presentations from the 2014 World TB Day Conference and TB Nursing Certification Course are available for viewing and download: Click here.

    Check out our TB TidBits newsletter!  Click "More" to view it and for TB Control Program contact information.

Training/educational opportunities, TB conference presentations, patient education materials, and information about the TB Regional Training and Medical Consultation Centers
TB statistics and data at the local, state, national, and global levels. In addition, you will find National TB Program Objectives as established by the CDC.
TB guidelines, reporting requirements, information regarding TB Class Arrivals, and pertinent forms. In addition, you will find information about the Michigan Advisory Committee for the Elimination of Tuberculosis (MI-ACET) and TB Nurse Network.
General TB Fact Sheets, contact information for local health departments, and references to identify and locate Civil Surgeons.
A list of links related to TB prevention and control.