Designated Officers


Boards of Health are responsible for post-exposure follow-up with Emergency Service Workers (ESW). 
Access is available 24/7.

Telephone:  705-474-1400 or 1-800-563-2808, ext. 5229
After Hours: Press '0' for Answering Service 


A Designated Officers Manual for Infection Prevention - Reducing the Risk for Front-Line staff

Ambulance Service Communicable Disease Standards Training Bulletin - November 2014

Ambulance Service Communicable Disease Standards - August 1, 2015



2018 Designated Officers Newsletter - Highlights: Chain of Transmission

2017 Designated Officers Newsletter - Highlights: Influenza ' The Flu"

2016 Designated Officers Newsletter -   Highlights: Routine Practices and Additional Precautions; Exposed - the Next Steps;

2015 Designated Officers Newsletter -   Highlights: Ambulance Service Communicable Standards; Ontario Association of Designated Officers; Mandatory Blood Testing Act


Presentations available upon request.  Please call the Communicable Disease Control Program at 705-474-1400 / 1-800-563-2809 ext. 5229.

North Bay

345 Oak Street West

Parry Sound

70 Joseph Street Unit #302

Burk's Falls

17 Copeland Street (by appointment only)