[2012/11/09] Tupelo, MS - TB Screening
The American Lung Association of Mississippi and the Mississippi Department of Health are now partners in the fight against tuberculosis in Mississippi.
~ Tuberculin skin test curriculum includes certification and 6.42 contact hours of nursing continuing education.
~ The course is designed for health care professionals, both public and private, who administer and read tuberculin skin test results.
~ Heath care professionals are required to be recertified every five years.
Sessions are scheduled from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. multiple times monthly throughout the state (click here to view additional dates.)
Cost: $40 ($30 if paid 14 days in advance.)
You may register online and pay by credit card, or download the registration form and mail it with your check or money order to:
American Lung Association, Plains-Gulf Region
You may also fax your registration to: (601) 206-5813, but note that registration is not confirmed until payment has been received.
Registration fee is NOT REFUNDABLE. You must provide written notice (at least 5 days prior to the scheduled workshop) to CANCEL or TRANSFER registration to another workshop or to another person. There is a $15.00 processing fee charged for transfers.
NOTE: Registration process is not complete until forms with payment are received at least 5 days prior to class date.
To get TB registration information, schedule a TB Certification Class at your facility, and all other information regarding TB Skin Test Certification, please call the TB line at 601-957-1593.