NOTICE: City Buildings & Services Affected by COVID-19

A phased reopening of Oak Creek's municipal buildings has begun.  City Hall, the Police Station, the Public Works building, and Water & Sewer Utility HQ reopen on June 2. More details here.

The Library remains closed to the public until further notice. More details here.

The Oak Creek Recycling Yard has reopened during normally scheduled hours. More details here.

TB Skin Testing

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TB Test being administered

Public Health Nurses administer TB skin tests by appointment on Tuesday mornings between the hours of 9:00 am -noon.

Health Department Fees

We accept cash or check made payable to the City of Oak Creek. Call 414-766-7950 to schedule an appointment.

About the Test

  • The Mantoux tuberculin skin test is one method of determining if you are infected with tuberculosis.
  • A small amount of fluid, called tuberculin, is injected under the skin of your forearm. You must return 48-72 hours later to have the Public Health Nurse look at the injection site to check for a reaction. This nurse is able to tell if you have been exposed to tuberculosis.
  • If you do not return at the scheduled time you will need to reschedule and pay for another skin test.
  • If the TB skin test is positive you will be referred to your doctor with instructions for additional evaluation.
  • Two-step TB skin Tests: If the first TB skin test is negative then a second TB skin test would be administered 7-21 days after the first test. The standard fee applies to each test.