Communicable Disease Control

  • Provide immunizations against vaccine preventable diseases.
  • Monitor Communicable disease occurance in the community.
  • Provide interventions, including counselling, treatment, therapy, referral, follow-up, inspection, investigation and initiation of corrective action in relation to communicable disease.
  • Provide screening & follow-up of a
    communicable disease contact.
  • Provide information & education related to communicable disease to individuals & groups in the community.

Fact: Hand washing does prevent the spread of communicable diseases!


Links (First Nations Health Authority) (Interior Health) (BC Centre for Disease Control) (Immunize BC ) (Immunize Canada) (Travel Medicine and Vaccination Centre)