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IPAC Canada – the smart way to advance infection prevention and control best practice every day.

Welcome to IPAC Canada*

*Google Translate provides 'IAPC Canada' as the acronym which is used throughout this French website. The true acronym is 'PCI Canada'; however, the website translation cannot be changed.

IPAC Canada is a multidisciplinary member-based association committed to public wellness and safety by advocating for best practices in infection prevention and control in all settings.

Latest News and Events

Communications to Ministers of Health In recent weeks IPAC Canada has written to all provincial Ministers of Health, advocating for vaccine reporting in all public schools. In addition, we have written to the Ontario Minister of Health urging a demonstrated commitment to the health of Ontarians, in light of the province's new public health funding formula. Specifically, IPAC Canada recommended: Funding levels for infection prevention and control services be maintained to protect public health, Resources are put in place to respond to public health threats, such as antimicrobial resistance, vaccine hesitancy, communicable
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Webinar -Enhanced Surveillance of Antimicrobial-Resistant Gonorrhea (ESAG): Results from 2014 and 2015 Findings from the Public Health Agency of Canada Enhanced Surveillance of Antimicrobial-Resistant Gonorrhea (ESAG) report summarizing gonococcal susceptibility data and describing the public health implications of emerging resistance to cephalosporins and azithromycin. This webinar will be provided on Thursday June 20th, 1pm EST, in English, with simultaneous interpretation in French. To attend the webinar you need to follow these three steps: Pour participer au webinaire, vous devez suivre les étapes ci-dessous: 1. Register in advance by following the link below: https://gts-ee.
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Call for Applications - Social Media Manager IPAC Canada is seeking a Social Media Manager for a three-year term commencing July 15, 2019. Are you social media savvy? Do you have a keen interest in furthering IPAC Canada's online presence and educating our members? This is a voluntary position, requiring an estimated 3 hours per week. Please see the Call for Applications by clicking 'FULL STORY'. Deadline for applications is June 30, 2019.
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Employment Opportunity Health Sciences North, Sudbury, Ontario is seeking a permanent F/T Clinical Manager Infection Prevention and Control. Application deadline is June 26, 2019. Please click FULL STORY for complete job description, posting number, and application criteria.
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Other News
Invitation to Provide Feedback - CNA Position Statements
CSA Z317.2 Special requirements for heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning (HVAC) systems in health care facilities
CNISP Summary Report on HAI, AMR and AMU
Board of Directors -Election Results
2019 Ecolab NICW Poster Available Now
IPAC Canada and Sani Marc -Pan Canadian Roadshows
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IPAC Canada Corporate Members

Ecolab BD 3M Prescientx SC Johnson
Hygie Sage
Platinum Clorox Diversey Gojo Virox Sani Marc
Arjo Cantel Chemaqua Citron Hygiene CSA Group
Stevens Ophardt Steris Scican Wood Wyant
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