Report a case of Tuberculosis Disease or Latent TB Infection

Both active TB disease and Latent TB Infection are reportable to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health.

Division of Global Populations and Infectious Disease Prevention

The Details of Report a case of Tuberculosis Disease or Latent TB Infection

What you need for Report a case of Tuberculosis Disease or Latent TB Infection

Active Tuberculosis Disease

If you are a provider and have a patient that you strongly suspect may have active TB disease, or you have received laboratory confirmation of Active TB disease in one of your patients, you must immediately report to DPH. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to download Case Report Forms.

If you have questions about reporting, please call (617) 983-6800

Latent TB Infection

If you are a provider that has administered a Tuberculin Skin Test (TST) or an Interferon Gamma Release Assay (IGRA) where the result was positive, you must complete a Latent Tuberculosis Infection reporting form.  

If you have questions on how or when to report Latent TB Infection please call (617) 983-6800.

The report forms are available in the downloads below.

How to report Report a case of Tuberculosis Disease or Latent TB Infection

Active Tuberculosis Disease

Fax the completed Active TB Case Report Form to: (617) 983-6813

Latent TB Infection

Fax the completed Latent TB Infection Case Report Form to: (617) 983-6220

See forms for further instructions.

Downloads for Report a case of Tuberculosis Disease or Latent TB Infection

Contact for Report a case of Tuberculosis Disease or Latent TB Infection

Address
Bureau of Infectious Disease and Laboratory Sciences
305 South St., Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
Fax
(617) 983-6990

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