CDPC - Communicable Disease Manual

Communicable Disease Prevention and Control

Nova Scotia Communicable Disease Manual

The Nova Scotia Communicable Disease Manual is a document containing guidelines and policies to assist public health practitioners in the management and control of communicable disease enabling consistency of public health practice across the province, while allowing for the flexibility that may be required within the district health authority.

This manual is routinely reviewed and updated as new evidence presents.

View Communicable Disease Manual:

Introduction (PDF)

Diseases and Conditions

General Information Sheets

Sample Letters

Policies, Protocols and Guidelines (PDF)