Guidance

Tuberculosis in prisons: the role of Public Health England

PHE and partner agencies are responsible for managing TB incidents and outbreaks in prisons and other detention settings.

Documents

Tuberculosis in prisons: the role of Public Health England

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The management of tuberculosis (TB) incidents in prisons and detention centres requires close collaboration between PHE and other partners.

This document is available to partners to outline PHE’s coordination role in such incidents and to assist national and local contingency planning.

Published 9 July 2014