Candidates who are offered a job within our Pioneer Ridge Long-term Care Home and Jasper Place are required to provide proof of having undergone:

  1. A "two-step" Mantoux TB skin test at some previous point in time, and a regular "one-step" TB skin test within the past 12 months, or
  2. A "two-step" Mantoux TB skin test in the past 12 months.

Getting tested for TB

You may be able to obtain TB skin testing through your family doctor or a public clinic. You will be responsible for all costs related with either obtaining TB skin testing or for any costs associated with the diagnosis and treatment of TB identified through skin testing.

Red River Walk-in Medical Clinic

901 Red River Road (beside Shopper's)

Monday - Thursday 12-8 pm, Friday 12-4 pm, Saturday 10 am - 1 pm

Dilico Anishinabek

200 Anemki Place


1 Step $40

2 Step $80

Aurora Family Health Clinic

600 Harbour Expressway (Inside Superstore)


1 Step $60

2 Step $100

White Cedar Pharmacy

125 Vickers Street, South


1 Step $30

2 Step $60

Ridgeway Clinic

1001 Ridgeway Street, East


1 Step $60

2 Step $120

Cash Only

Confederation College Health Centre

Testing is available for College & LU nursing students only

  • Main Floor - REACH Building
  • 1450 Nakina Drive, Room 125
  • 475-6169

Janzen's Pharmacy Travel & Flu Immunizations Clinic

Northwood Location

504 Edward Street, North


Tuesday 3 - 6 pm

Current River Location

Unit C, 470 Hodder Avenue


Wednesday 3 - 6 pm

Northwood Location

504 Edward Street, North


Thursday 4 - 6 pm

Westfort Location

129 Frederica Street, West


Friday 3 - 5 pm

Thunder Bay Medical Centre Location

#240 - 63 Algoma Street, North


TB Skin Testing available Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday

  • 1 Step $50
  • 2 Step $100

TB test results

A negative skin test indicates that you are free from TB.

A positive skin test means that at some point you have been exposed to TB. It does not necessarily mean that you have active TB. Additional testing will be necessary prior to starting work.

Submitting certificates

You will be required to submit a certificate indicating the date of the test and the result, to the Human Resources & Corporate Safety Division at 125 Syndicate Ave. S., Thunder Bay.

Office hours are Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.


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