Call for Applications - CNISP Rep
IPAC Canada is seeking a representative to CNISP for a three-year term effective February 1, 2018. CNISP is a collaborative program of the Public Health Agency of Canada and the Canadian Hospital Epidemiology Committee, a subcommittee of the Association of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Disease-Canada. Application deadline is January 22, 2018. Please see official Call for Applications for complete application criteria.
January 10, 2018
Elections to Board of Directors 2018
The Board of Directors of IPAC Canada announce their candidates for Board positions open as of May 30, 2018. Additional nominations from members will be received until February 9, 2018. Additional information (English and French)
January 3, 2018
Reprocessing Resource Update
Public Health Ontario (PHO) has several resources that cover the underlying principles of reprocessing, applicable to all community-based clinics and dental practices performing minor procedures.
The website contains helpful information and resources for:
PAC practices specifically targeted at IPAC for Clinical Office Practice settings
Investigation and prevention of IPAC lapses in community settings
Reprocessing guidance in any health care setting
Online learning. Our Reprocessing in Community Health Care Settings has nine modules, each one requiring 15-30 minutes. It
November 28, 2017