The Payne County Health Department has issued a reminder to individuals who were initially tested as a result of exposure to an active case of Tuberculosis in the Cushing Public Schools.  A follow-up skin test is recommended for all those who previously tested negative.

For those individuals associated with Cushing Public Schools, Payne County Health Department personnel will be at Cushing High School, Room 26 on Monday, Sept. 21st from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Wednesday, Sept. 23rd from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

According to Payne County Health Department, only one active case of Tuberculosis has been identified at this time.  That person has been treated and is no longer infectious.

For more information or any additional questions, please contact Darlene Albrecht, RN, Payne County Health Department at (918) 225-3377.

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