Immigration & Refugee TB Follow-up
- CDC Overseas and Domestic Tuberculosis Guidelines
This section reviews the overseas TB screening process, the TB classification system, and medical examination guidelines for newly arrived immigrants and refugees.
- Local Health Department (LHD) Follow-Up
This section is for LHDs who conduct immigrant and refugee TB follow-ups for their respective local health jurisdictions. The CDC encourages completion of an initial evaluation for all individuals with Class B TB status within 30 days of arrival.
- Civil Surgeon/Panel Physician TB Evaluation Guidelines
This section includes CDC resources for panel physicians and civil surgeons regarding TB screening, class arrivals, and immigration requirements.