TB Infection Patient Educational Materials: Tip Sheet for Providers

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Abstract:

This two-page document gives service providers working with patients at risk for latent tuberculosis (TB) infection tips for how to use four TB information resources developed by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health (MDPH). It explains the goals of the materials and how they were designed. It outlines the purpose, information, and suggested uses of each handout, providing links to PDFs that can be downloaded or printed. The document includes tips to help providers talk to refugees and immigrants about TB infection.

The MDPH Division of Global Populations and Infectious Disease field-tested this health information material with refugees and immigrants.

This document should not be modified, or reproduced, displayed, or distributed for commercial purposes or financial gain. You may copy or download this information, but you may not alter it, with the exception of adding a name and logo. Please see the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Executive Office of Health and Human Services (EOHHS) site policies. Contact MDPH for additional information.

Author(s):
Massachusetts Department of Public Health
Medical Review:
Yes
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
Resource in English Only
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N/A
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Keywords:
Emigrants and immigrants, Latent tuberculosis, Refugees, Tuberculosis
Copyright:
In the Public Domain
Date Last Reviewed:
12/15/2014
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