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 Bill Status of SB0221  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  HOME HEALTH-HOME SERVICES

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Bill Cunningham

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  4/15/2021SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 20, 2021

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
210 ILCS 55/2.09


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Home Health, Home Services, and Home Nursing Agency Licensing Act. Provides that "home services" includes assistance with: bathing without client self-direction, including areas of the body other than those areas with special skin care needs; applying topical prescription lotions to rashes, skin tears, stage 1 or 2 decubiti, and first and second degree burns; applying compression stockings; assisting with normal feeding, including pre-measured, thickened liquids; applying shampoo in hair care treatment requiring a prescription; permitting nail filing of clients with conditions that might involve peripheral circulatory conditions; assisting with personal, mechanical, or electronic transfers of clients when the client can assist with transfer; assisting with ambulation of clients using adaptative equipment for ambulation; assisting with changing oxygen tanks, adjusting oxygen flow, and turning oxygen tanks on and off; and repositioning clients every 2 hours or as instructed by the plan of care.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/17/2021SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Bill Cunningham
  2/17/2021SenateFirst Reading
  2/17/2021SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/24/2021SenateAssigned to Licensed Activities
  3/17/2021SenatePostponed - Licensed Activities
  4/15/2021SenateDo Pass Licensed Activities; 009-000-000
  4/15/2021SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 20, 2021

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