State and National shortage of TB Testing Serum (PPD/Tubersol)
-Memo to Local Health Departments regarding the shortage of TB Testing Serum
-Sample letter for out-of-state student transfers and all new school personnel,
student teachers and volunteers
-WVDHHR-TB Risk Assessment
Please note: At this time, TB Testing is suspended for all individuals falling under the school testing requirements in W.Va. Code 16-3D-3.
A TB Risk Assessment will be completed by the local health department or medical provider. If the individual is low risk then a letter
will be provided with future call-back once the shortage has ended. All high risk individuals will have to complete blood work called
a T-SPOT by the local health department with results read before entering the school building.