Notice of Proposed By-Law Changes
The Board of Directors of IPAC Canada announces it is contemplating amendments to the association's current by-laws. The process to amend by-laws will commence later in February with members being asked to provide input. A final resolution and notice of amendment will be posted by May 21, 2017, with a vote taking place at the Annual General Meeting in June. More information
February 7, 2017 - Suzanne Rhodenizer Rose, President
Baycrest Health Sciences, Toronto, is seeking a full time Infection Control Practitioner - visit www.baycrest.org to apply online.
February 15, 2017
Updated CNISP Protocols
The Canadian Nosocomial Infection Surveillance Program (CNISP) has published the following Surveillance Protocols: 2015-2017 Surveillance for Clostridium difficile Infection (CDI), 2017 Surveillance Protocol for Carbapenem-Resistant Gram-Negatives (CRGN) in CNISP Healthcare Facilities, Surveillance for Central Line Associated Blood Stream Infections (CLABSI) in Intensive Care Units, 2017 Surveillance for Healthcare Acquired Cerebrospinal Fluid Shunt Associated Infections, 2017 Surveillance for Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Infections in CNISP Hospitals, 2017 Surveillance
February 7, 2017