Public Act 098-0243 The Medical Patient Rights Act


 

Public Act 098-0243

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AN ACT concerning health.

Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,

represented in the General Assembly:


Section 5. The Medical Patient Rights Act is amended by

changing Section 6 as follows:


(410 ILCS 50/6)


Sec. 6. Identification badges. A health care facility that

provides treatment or care to a patient licensed in this State

shall require each employee of or volunteer for the facility,

including a student, who examines or treats a patient or

resident of the facility to wear an identification badge that

readily discloses the first name, licensure status, if any, and

staff position of the person examining or treating the patient

or resident.


Source: P.A. 90-331, eff. 1-1-98.)

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