TB: Class BTB arrivals
Immigrants and refugees traveling to the United States are evaluated for TB before arriving and assigned a classification according to the status of their disease. The Division of Global Migration and Quarantine notifies CDPHE’s TB Program of all individuals who are in need of additional TB evaluation, referred to as Class BTB classification.
- Order anti-TB medications.
- Class BTB Follow-Up Worksheet.
- Electronic Disease Notification: TB Follow-Up Guide (2014).
- MMWR: Disease Surveillance Among Newly Arriving Refugees and Immigrants.