Policies

To meet our goal and objectives, our strategy is to provide leadership and guidance to the health districts through the development of tuberculosis control policy and recommendations. The following policies and guidelines will assist health care organizations in controlling TB in the Commonwealth. Our motto is “Detect. Treat. Complete.”

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Screening for TB Infection & Disease

BCG Guidelines

Contact Investigation Guidelines and Related Forms

Funds for TB Treatment

VA TB Control Laws Guidebook
Emergency Detention Order/Court-Ordered Isolation — Procedures

VDH Nursing Guidelines and Other Documents

  • These nursing directives and documents relate to various aspects of TB including DOT, case management, contact investigation, LTBI, and the TB Record.  The materials are only accessible to employees at the Virginia Department of Health with vdhweb access.