Infection Prevention and Control (IPAC) for Health Professionals

Learn about infection prevention and control with these resources and guidance documents for health professionals.

Niagara Region Public Health's role in infection prevention and control includes:

  • Education in best practices to prevent the transmission of infectious diseases
  • Investigation of complaints / lapses / potential health hazards in accordance with the Health Protection and Promotion Act and Protocols and Guidelines published under the Ontario Public Health Standards
  • Support long-term care homes, retirement homes and other settings with infection prevention and control best practices

See Public Health Ontario's best practice documents from the Provincial Infectious Diseases Advisory Committee on Infection Prevention and Control.


Call Niagara Region Public Health’s Infectious Disease program at 905-688-8248 or 1-888-505-6074 ext. 7330.

Sub-topics on infection prevention and control

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