A TB test checks to see if an individual has been exposed to the bacterium that causes tuberculosis (TB). Persons with latent and active TB infections can receive consultation, education, referrals and possibly medication.
TB testing and screening for adults and children (a parent or guardian must be present for children under 18) is provided Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. No appointment is necessary. TB skin testing is not provided on Thursdays.
Fees and Eligibility
Fees vary depending on services, please check with staff. Payment is required at the time of service, and can be made by cash, check or credit/debit card with valid identification. Medicaid is billed when applicable.
Frequently Asked Questions
A) $20. We also accept the Illinois Public Aid card.
A) Yes, you can call our Community Lab Draw program to schedule 815-748-2420.
A) Yes, for DeKalb County residents. Please call for an appointment.
A) 48-72 hours after administration.