Health Service Region 1 Tuberculosis Elimination

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Purpose

The mission of the Tuberculosis Elimination Division is to prevent, control, and eliminate tuberculosis among the people of Texas. This will be accomplished through coordinating the efforts of health departments, health care providers and communities to develop, implement and assure compliance with effective tuberculosis strategies, standards, and policies.

Department of State Health Services, HSR1
Tuberculosis Elimination Program
6302 Iola Avenue
Lubbock Texas 79424
Phone: 806-783-6419
Fax: 806-783-6496

Department of State Health Services, HSR1
Tuberculosis Elimination Program
P.O. Box 60968
WTAMU Station
Canyon Texas 79016
Phone: 806-655-7151
Fax: 806-655-7159

For TB related questions, contact Melanie Lee.

Services Provided

  • Administrative and medical consultation
  • Surveillance and reporting
  • Clinical services for diagnosis and treatment
  • Contact notification and evaluation
  • Tuberculosis health education

Frequently Asked Questions about TB in Texas

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Last updated March 07, 2011