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(210 ILCS 45/3-306)
(from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 4153-306)
In determining whether a penalty is to be imposed and in determining
the amount of the penalty to be imposed, if any, for a violation,
the Director shall consider the following factors:
(1) the gravity of the violation, including the
probability that death or serious physical or mental harm to a resident will result or has resulted; the severity of the actual or potential harm, and the extent to which the provisions of the applicable statutes or regulations were violated;
(2) the reasonable diligence exercised by the
licensee and efforts to correct violations;
(3) any previous violations committed by the
(4) the financial benefit to the facility of
committing or continuing the violation.
(Source: P.A. 100-201, eff. 8-18-17.)