Welcome to the Infection Prevention and Control Resource Area
Resources are offered and deemed current at the time of posting. SASWH will review resources regularly and update as required.
We encourage you to check here often for the latest versions of resources offered to support Infection Prevent and Control.
SASWH Infection Control Consultant’sfocus is onprevention, preparedness and planning regarding infection control practices for non SHA homes, specific for personal care, group & residential homes across Saskatchewan.
Infection control consultant will be available virtually(phone, email, video conference, etc.)
Should a home be deemed to be in outbreak by Public Health, the SASWH IPAC consultant is available to provide virtual support to assist in the implementation of recommendations from Public Health.
To provide advice and support to home operators with the intention to address concerns and challenges with respect to infection prevention and control practices
Develop an Infection Prevention and Control (IPAC) tool kit for home operators. Efforts will be to enlist and utilize best practice guidelines already established in the IPAC community of practice and provide education for same.
COVID-19 – Safety protocols are in place for all training classes and visitors on-site. Your temperature will be taken as you enter the building and medical grade face masks must be worn. Physical distancing will be observed.