TB Classes for Providers

TB Update and Skin Testing Practicum for Nurses

This 4.5 hour course provides nurses with up-to-date clinical knowledge about tuberculosis (TB) infection, disease and skin testing. Upon successfully completing this course and post-test, participants will receive four CNE credits.

Course objectives:

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

  • Express an increased and updated knowledge of TB infection and disease
  • Explain the different methods, and pros and cons, of testing for TB infection
  • Demonstrate skill in placing and reading a TB skin test (TST)

Who should attend:

Nurses working hospitals, home health care agencies, correctional care and other long-term care facilities; occupational health; Civil Surgeon's offices; and local public health agencies.

Class dates:

March 28, 2019

May 30, 2019

September 12, 2019

December 12, 2019

Class time:

12:30 - 5 p.m.

Class location:

Denver Public Health
605 Bannock St, Pavilion H
2nd Floor Auditorium
Denver, Colorado 80204

Fee:

The course costs $60.

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