There are two ways to register to use the TB check App. You can register to use it via WhatsApp or via SMS (USSD) where no data or internet connection is needed. 

1. WhatsApp TB Check registration

Save this number on your phone as a contact (“Contact NDoH”):
0600 123456
Send the word ‘TB’ to the number and follow the prompts.

 

Alternatives: If you already have the number saved, you can select ‘HEALTH’, then ‘TB’ from the MENU.

If sending via WhatsApp/web chat/email or web site: Click on this link http://wa.me/27600123456?text=TB


TB Check will then display an introductory message to explain the service and how it works  

Once you have completed the TB Check, you will receive guidance on what to do next based on your level of risk.


2. SMS only (USSD) TB Check registration


From your mobile keypad dial:
  *134*832*5#

 

TB Check will then display an introductory message to explain the service and how it works.

 

Once you have completed the TB Check, you will receive guidance on what to do next based on your level of risk.