The CDC reports nearly 13 million people living with latent TB infection in the United States, and as of 2019, TB cases sat at a rate of 2.7 per 100,000 people. Preventing the spread of tuberculosis (TB) requires planning and strategy. The National Prevention Information Network (NPIN) is a platform created to connect health professionals with trusted information, including vital tuberculosis (TB) prevention information.
The tuberculosis statistics, materials, and guidelines will help public health care professionals, like you, develop a prevention program in your organization. To achieve your prevention goals, explore the links below for program tools, patient education materials, and more.