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Alerts – Emerging Diseases

Public Health Ontario’s home page includes “Hot Topics” which reviews in detail the current information on circulating or emerging diseases.

Reportable Diseases Toolkit

On this site, you can find up-to-date, credible information on diseases of public health significance including symptoms, testing, and treatment.

5-Step Quick Reference Post Exposure Prophylaxis Guide

This document provides guidance to health care workers who may need to assess and manage possible exposures to blood or body fluids that are capable of transmitting Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, or Human Immunodeficiency Virus. Exposed individuals may include health care workers or emergency service providers, who in the course of their duties accidentally sustain an injury which could mean a potential exposure.