Infection, Prevention, and Control in Wave 4

Town Hall

October 7th, 1-2:30 pm


Wave 4 – Where are we now?  How do projections help us manage and plan – Dr. Krystyna Ostrowska, Infectious Disease Specialist

Exploring a Community of Practice for Developmental Services and Congregate Care and Lessons from the LTC Community of Practice – Fiona Neil, Manager Western York Region IPAC Hub and Community Support

Changes in outbreak management in wave 4. IPAC measures with rapid antigen testing. HEPA filters and Booster vaccinations – Lawrencia Ntiri, Manager, York Region Public Health, Outbreak Management Team, Helen Chow, Senior Public Health Inspector, Infection Prevention and Control, York Region Public Health 

Congregate care and IPAC visits: Strengths and challenges of IPAC in developmental services and other congregate care settings and Common issues and how to collaborate for unique solutions – Cindy Bingham, (I need your title), Robin Harry, Manager, Infection Prevention and Control, North York General Hospital

Vaccine Confidence: Information sessions in Toronto – how to use this rsource for the individuals you support and your staff – Toronto Public Health (Domenico Calla, COVID-19 Liaison to connect with PH nurses) 

Questions and Answers