Infection Prevention and Control (IPAC)

Infection Prevention and Control (IPAC) refers to those evidence-based practices and procedures that, when applied consistently in health care settings, can prevent or reduce the risk of transmission of microorganisms to health care providers, other clients/patients/residents and visitors.



Get to know the Provincial Infectious Diseases Advisory Committee (PIDAC) advisory committee

PIDAC continues to focus efforts on developing evidence-informed products that meet the needs of public health agencies, government decision-making bodies, and those working to protect and promote the health of Ontarians.
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Communicable Diseases

Updated 8 July 2020