TB Find and Treat Teams

Clive Furness made this Freedom of Information request to Our Healthier South East London

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Dear Our Healthier South East London,

Do you commission or manage any Find and Treat Teams to identify vulnerable individuals with tuberculosis?
If so, could you provide the following details
1. Which borough (or boroughs) does the team(s) operate in?
2. How many people did they see in the last 2018-19 and 2019-20?
3. How many of these individuals were identified as having active TB?
4. How many of those so identified went on to complete a course of treatment?
5. What was the cost of running each team?
6. Is that cost shared with any other body?

Yours faithfully,

Clive Furness