General Infection Prevention
& Control (IPAC)
LOLS10在线直播下注These standards apply to all community clinics, and are aligned with applicable federal and provincial legislation, provincial policy and other IPAC best practices.
General IPAC Standards apply to all community clinics
LOLS10在线直播下注Standards cover topics including hand hygiene, personal protective equipment, management of medical sharps, environmental cleaning and medication & vaccine injection safety.
General IPAC StandardsStakeholder Standards Revision Request Form
Policy & Procedure Templates
All community clinics must maintain written IPAC policies & procedures. Use these templates as a starting point to draft your clinic’s policies & procedures.
IPAC CORE Competencies (Public Health Ontario)
LOLS10在线直播下注Basic skills and knowledge all health care workers need to understand about IPAC. This course helps protect workers, their patients, and co-workers from infections; regardless of their role, position, education, and experience.
Recent IPAC Articles
- (October 2019)
- College seeks community-based surgeon for IPAC Advisory Committee (February 2018)
- Are you purchasing outdated equipment? Ensure your blood glucose monitoring system meets Health Canada licensing requirements (October 2017)
- Ensure your hand hygiene and injection practices are up-to-date (September 2017)