TB (Tuberculosis) Skin Test

A TB skin test may be used to find out if you are infected with TB bacteria.  You can get a skin test at the health department or at your doctor's office.  TB skin tests are available at the health department on immunization days.  You will need to return 48 -72 hours after the test is placed, to have the results read. 


What is the cost of a TB skin test?

The charge for the TB skin test is $15.00.  Employers who require a TB skin test for employment may set up an account with the health department for billing.  TB skin tests are offered by appointment.  Please call 475-7844.