Tuberculosis (TB)

TB Testing

TB testing is free to all eligible students without an appointment. TB testing is available on the following days and times:

Monday: 8:30am - 11:15am and 1:00pm - 4:15pm
Tuesday: 9:30am - 11:15am and 1:00pm - 4:15pm
Wednesday: 8:30am - 11:15am and 1:00pm - 4:15pm
Thursday: Not Available
Friday: 9:30am - 11:15am and 1:00pm - 4:15pm

Students may book an appointment for TB testing via our web portal or by calling 209-667-3396. TB tests are also available as a walk-in appointment, however, we encourage pre-booking to avoid long wait times.

Students must return 48 to 72 hours after the test is initially placed to have the results read. If you do not return within the 48 to 72 hours window the test will have to be re-administered.

TB Reads

After the placement of the TB test, students must return within 48-72 hours to have the test read. TB reads are done Monday to Friday during regular clinic hours.

Students may book an appointment for a TB read via our web portal or by calling 209-667-3396. TB reads are also available as a walk-in appointment, however, we encourage pre-booking to avoid long wait times.

Two-Step TB Testing

If you are a nursing student requiring a two-step TB test, the second test must be placed within one to three weeks after the placement of the first test. The second test must also be read within 48-72 hours of placement. Two-Step TB tests are available on the days and times listed above for a basic TB test.