Infection Control

The Rothbart Centre physicians and staff are dedicated to the highest health and safety practices to maintain cleanliness, infection control, hygiene, as well as reducing health risks and protecting patient safety in compliance with Public Health Ontario. Our Centre has in place robust and comprehensive Infection Prevention and Control (IPAC) policies and procedures that are supervised closely by both our own staff and with regular oversight by Public Health authorities.

In order to ensure that you receive the best and safest possible care, the Rothbart Centre for Pain Care abides by the following IPAC practices:

  1. Hand washing
  2. Use of personal protective equipment (PPE)
  3. Safe handling of medications
  4. Correct aseptic techniques
  5. Facility cleaning
  6. Proper cleaning of equipment
  7. Staff training and incident reporting
  8. Correct handling and disposal of waste

For more information, please see our Infection Control Fact Sheet.

Letter to Patients about 2012 Infection Control Incidents

Letter to Referring Doctors about 2012 Infection Control Incidents

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IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR ROTHBART CENTRE PATIENTS AND REFERRING PHYSICIANS.

The Rothbart Centre is no longer in operation. The "Silver Medical Group Centre for Pain Care" (CPC) is now open at the same location and is currently accepting new patients as well as continuing care for former Rothbart patients. Please visit the CPC clinic website to learn more or to schedule an appointment.