TB Skin Test
TB skin testing is done by appointment on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday. Call (515) 286-3798 to schedule an appointment.
Note: TB skin testing is NOT done on Thursdays.
Cost: $20.00 due at time of test.
Unless other arrangements have been made, the client must return to the Health Department within 48-72 hours to have their TB skin test read.
Information for individuals in close contact with someone who has Active Tuberculosis (TB)
- If you think you are a contact to someone who has active TB, please contact the Communicable Disease Nurses at (515) 286-3890.
- If you have been identified by the Health Department as a contact to someone with active TB and need to be tested, a Communicable Disease Nurse will contact you to make arrangements for testing.