Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Occupational Therapy Practice Act. Adds
optometrists to the list of medical professionals that an occupational
therapist may refer a patient to for treatment. Allows an
occupational therapist to treat patients referred by an optometrist.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Adds reference to:
225 ILCS 75/3.2 new
Prohibits an occupational therapist from performing an act, task,
or function primarily performed in the lawful practice of optometry
under the Illinois Optometric Practice Act of 1987.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 92-0366
Last action date: AUG-15-2001
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
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