Infection Control Resources and Tools

October 14, 2020

Originally posted Mar 10, 2020. Last updated October 21, 2020 *NEW*

We have created a list of infection prevention and control tools and resources. New and updated resources will be added to the top of each list as they become available.

 

IPAC shareables

Public Health Infection Prevention and Control resources

Public Health Ontario and other organizations have provided Infection Prevention and Control (IPAC) resources to help build capacity in primary care:

Personal Protection

 

Clinical Office Practices 

For general and public-facing infection recommendations, see the COVID-19 information for Patients, Caregivers and the Public page

 

Screening Tools

Guidance
 
EMR Screening Forms & Toolbars
  • Telus PS Toolbar | Dr. Adam Stewart, Central Hastings FHT/FHO
  • Telus PS & OSCAR | eCE, Updated April 22, 2020
  • P&P | Hamilton FHT
    • Instructions on how to import here
  • Accuro
    • The form has been published to the Accuro database; search for "Coronavirus COVID-19 Screening April22202" - created by eCE 
Other Screening tools

 

Testing

Other Resources

Research

 

Some resources have restricted access: * Members-only resources** Triad-only resources

 

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Disclaimer: The information in this resource centre represents general guidance developed by AFHTO and their partners, gathered through a rapid, non-systematic scan of relevant and valuable guidelines with an intent to support you in a timely fashion. The information reflects best knowledge at the time of writing and is subject to revision based on rapidly changing circumstances and conditions. As new best practice evidence emerges, recommendations may evolve. The resources above should be considered supplementary guidance and are not meant to replace clinical judgement or organizational directives.