Infection Prevention and Control

Infection Control: a responsibility we all share.

It’s simple!  As a health-care provider, you will touch someone's life today...do everything you can to do that safely.  Hand hygiene, proper environmental cleaning and correct adherence to all infection prevention and control principles are effective ways to prevent the transmission of infection.  Protect yourself and your patients.

The main partners in the prevention and control of infectious diseases within Island Health facilities and communities: