The integrated Public Health Information System (iPHIS) is an information system for the reporting and surveillance of Diseases of Public Health Significance (DOPHS) in Ontario.
This page contains resources that support public health units in completing these activities, including: user guides, which specify provincial data entry requirements and guidelines by disease, disease group or topic; supplementary quick reference documents; and bulletins, which establish common operational policies, procedures and data standards.
iPHIS User Guides
iPHIS Quick Reference Documents
PHO Rounds: Tuberculosis Contact Investigation: Principles and practice
This PHO Rounds will review the principles of TB contact investigation, including transmission risk assessment, prioritizing follow-up based on the source case’s likely infectiousness, the nature of the exposure(s), and factors that increase immunologic vulnerability of exposed individuals to TB disease.