Public Act 90-0331 of the 90th General Assembly

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Public Act 90-0331

HB0864 Enrolled                                LRB9001035DPcc

    AN ACT to amend the Medical Patient Rights Act by  adding
Section 6.

    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
adding Section 6 as follows:

    (410 ILCS 50/6 new)
    Sec.  6.  Identification  badges.  A health care facility
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.

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