Tuberculosis Update and Tuberculin Skin Testing Practicum for Health Care Providers

The Denver Metro TB Clinic and the CDPHE Tuberculosis Program invite nurses and other health care providers from home health agencies, clinics, and long-term care facilities to attend a tuberculosis update and skin testing practicum on Thursday, January 26, from 12:15 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the Public Health Auditorium, 2nd floor at Denver Public Health.

Course Objectives

At the end of this course, participants will be able to:

 Express an increased and updated knowledge of TB infection and TB disease

 Demonstrate skill in placing and reading the TST

Who Should Attend?

Health care providers working in hospitals, home health care agencies, jails and other long-term care facilities, occupational health, Civil Surgeons’ offices, and local public health agencies

Registration cost is $35.

More details and a link to register can be found at denverpublichealth.org

For more information, please contact Carolyn Bargman at 303-602-7243 or cbargman@dhha.org, or Christine Record at 303-692-2638 or christine.record@state.co.us with any questions.

 

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