Zero Healthcare Associated Infection Transmissions within Island Health Communities
Collaborating for Safe Healthcare through Excellent Infection Prevention and Control Strategies
The Infection Prevention and Control Program (IPAC) is your main partner for the prevention and control of patient/client/resident infections in healthcare settings.”
The Infection Prevention and Control Program offers expert guidance to help all programs consistently meet IPAC requirements within Island Health facilities.
The Infection Prevention and Control (IPAC) Team is here to help you with all your IPAC questions. During regular business hours, please contact us directly. On weekends and statutory holidays, staff are always available.
The Communicable Disease Hubs provide information and support related to disease management in the community and contracted facilities.
Regular working hours:
South Island: 250-388-2225
Centre Island: 250-740-2615
North Island: 250-331-8555
Infection Prevention in Affiliated Facilities
The Medical Health Officers provide information and support related to disease management in Public Health Units or in affiliated facilities.