Texas Administrative Code
|TITLE 25||HEALTH SERVICES|
|PART 1||DEPARTMENT OF STATE HEALTH SERVICES|
|CHAPTER 97||COMMUNICABLE DISEASES|
|SUBCHAPTER H||TUBERCULOSIS SCREENING FOR JAILS AND OTHER CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES|
These sections cover the screening process (tests, administration of tests, interpretation of tests, vaccination, x-rays, frequency of screening tests, and exemption from testing); professional examinations, criteria for repeat testing and treatment of latent tuberculosis infection; diagnostic evaluations, isolation and disease prevention; treatment; reporting requirements; and recordkeeping for all employees, volunteers, and inmates of county jails and other correctional facilities in Texas.
|Source Note: The provisions of this §97.172 adopted to be effective May 16, 1994, 19 TexReg 3370; amended to be effective April 1, 2004, 29 TexReg 3192|