Tuberculosis Control Clinic

The Tuberculosis Control Clinic provides case management and Directly Observed Therapy (DOT) for persons with suspect or active TB. The clinic also provides follow-up and preventive therapy for individuals with Latent Tuberculosis Infections (LTBI). Skin testing for high-risk individuals is provided through the TB Skin Testing Clinic.

Who is Eligible

Forsyth County residents who have suspect/active TB; latent TB infection (LTBI); or exposure to a contact of an active TB case.

Cost

There is no charge for these services.

Appointments

Appointments can be scheduled by calling (336)703-3100. Appointments are needed for chest x-rays, treatment start for LTBI, evaluations for immigration or employment, and screening/exemption letters. Only individuals currently on LTBI or TB treatment (DOT/DOPT) are seen on a walk-in basis.

Clinic Hours

Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday: 8:30 am - 3:45 pm
Thursday: 9:30 am - 6:45 pm
Friday: 8:30 am - 3:45 pm

Location

Forsyth County Dept. of Public Health, Clinic 4

 

Mission Statement

The mission of the Forsyth County Department of Public Health is to prevent disease and promote a healthy community through regulation, education and partnerships.

Adopted by the Board of Health 10/2/13.

Accredited Health Department 2009-2013

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