Infection prevention and control resources for health professionals

The links below are provided for general infection prevention and control (IPC) information from provincial, national and international organizations, as well as professional IPC associations.

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International

IPC environmental cleaning and IPC infrastructure resources

The provincial, national and international resources below contain information related to IPC principles for environmental cleaning and infrastructure during the construction, renovation, and maintenance of health care facilities. They focus on healthcare settings, community settings or both.

IPC environmental cleaning

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National

International

IPC infrastructure resources

Canadian Standards Association (CSA) has a number of paid resources that address IPC considerations in physical infrastructure.

For examples of IPC infrastructure resources in international jurisdictions, read the United Kingdom Department of Health’s Infection Control in the Built Environment.