Number of Individuals Screened for TB Disease and TBI Outside of Health Facilities by Community Health Worker or Other Qualified Person (According to National Screening Protocols) during the Specified Reporting Period

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Definitions

Number of individuals screened for TB disease and TBI outside of health facilities by community health worker or other qualified person (according to national screening protocols) during the specified reporting period. "Outside health facility" refers to TB screening activities in the community, including in and outside home settings (e.g., as part of contact investigation), routine outreach, and event-based screening carried out by community health workers or any other trained/qualified health personnel. "Screening" is defined at a minimum as verbal screening (for signs and symptoms) to identify symptomatic individuals that are then referred for further clinical evaluation or testing for TB disease. It also includes screening or assessment for TBI combined with or without testing for TBI by TST or IGRA.

Numerator

Number of individuals screened for TB disease and TBI outside of health facilities by community health worker or other qualified person according to national screening protocols during the specified reporting period

Denominator

N/A

Ref #

PV-1

Tier Level

Extended Indicator

Data Type

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Disaggregations

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