§ 210 ILCS 85/1 This Act may be cited as the Hospital Licensing Act
§ 210 ILCS 85/2 Purpose; findings
§ 210 ILCS 85/3 As used in this Act: (A) “Hospital” …
§ 210 ILCS 85/4 No person shall establish a hospital without first obtaining a permit …
§ 210 ILCS 85/4.5 Hospital with multiple locations; single license
§ 210 ILCS 85/4.6 Additional licensing requirements
§ 210 ILCS 85/4.7 Additional licensing requirements
§ 210 ILCS 85/5 (a) An application for a permit to establish a hospital shall be made …
§ 210 ILCS 85/6 (a) Upon receipt of an application for a permit to establish a …
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.01 Domestic violence
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.06 The Department shall prescribe, by regulation, standards for …
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.07 The Department shall by regulation require the availability and …
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.08 (a) Every hospital shall provide notification as required in this …
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.09 (a) In order to facilitate the orderly transition of aged patients …
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.09a Report of death
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.09b Patient notice of observation status
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.10 The Department shall adopt rules requiring hospitals licensed under …
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.11 In licensing any hospital which provides for the diagnosis, care or …
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.12 The provisions of the Illinois Administrative Procedure Act are …
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.13 Any hospital licensed under this Act may provide a program or service …
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.14 Resident and intern duty hour requirements
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.14a Public disclosure of information
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.14b Confidentiality of patient records
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.14c Posting of information
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.14d Materials available for public inspection
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.14e Storage and transfer of patient records
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.14f Reports to the trauma registry; certain accidents involving persons under the age of 18 years
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.14g Reports to the Department; opioid overdoses
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.15 Abduction of infant patient
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.16 Agreement with designated organ procurement agency
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.17 Protection of and confidential access to medical records and information
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.19 Do-not-resuscitate orders and Department of Public Health Uniform POLST form
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.20 Use of restraints
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.21 Umbilical cord blood donation
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.22 Arrangement for transportation of patient by an ambulance service provider
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.23 Prevention and control of Multidrug-Resistant Organisms
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.23a Sepsis screening protocols
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.24 Time of death; patient’s religious beliefs
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.25 Safe patient handling policy
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.26 Immunization against influenza virus and pneumococcal disease
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.27 Intended parent; delivery room
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.28 N95 masks
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.29 Testing for Legionella bacteria
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.30 Facility-provided medication upon discharge
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.31 Patient contact policy during pandemics or other public health emergencies
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.32 Surgical smoke plume evacuation
§ 210 ILCS 85/6.33 Hospital employee assistance programs
§ 210 ILCS 85/7 (a) The Director after notice and opportunity for hearing to the …
§ 210 ILCS 85/7.5 Fire Safety Evaluation System
§ 210 ILCS 85/8 Facility plan review; fees
§ 210 ILCS 85/8.5 Waiver or alternative compliance
§ 210 ILCS 85/9 Inspections and investigations
§ 210 ILCS 85/9.1 The Department shall regularly inspect each State mental health and …
§ 210 ILCS 85/9.2 Disclosure
§ 210 ILCS 85/9.3 Informal dispute resolution
§ 210 ILCS 85/9.4 Findings, conclusions, and citations
§ 210 ILCS 85/9.5 Reviewer quality improvement
§ 210 ILCS 85/9.6 Patient protection from abuse
§ 210 ILCS 85/9.7 List of individuals that may not be admitted for treatment …
§ 210 ILCS 85/9.8 Compliance with the Health Care Violence Prevention Act
§ 210 ILCS 85/10 Board creation; Department rules
§ 210 ILCS 85/10.1 In connection with any application for a license or a renewal …
§ 210 ILCS 85/10.2 Because the candid and conscientious evaluation of clinical practices …
§ 210 ILCS 85/10.3 No hospital shall allow any person to take part as a student in a …
§ 210 ILCS 85/10.4 Medical staff privileges
§ 210 ILCS 85/10.6 Hospital merger; medical staff bylaws
§ 210 ILCS 85/10.7 Clinical privileges; advanced practice registered nurses
§ 210 ILCS 85/10.8 Requirements for employment of physicians
§ 210 ILCS 85/10.9 Nurse mandated overtime prohibited
§ 210 ILCS 85/10.10 Nurse Staffing by Patient Acuity
§ 210 ILCS 85/10.11 Clinical privileges; physician assistants
§ 210 ILCS 85/11 No hospital, nor any person connected with any hospital, shall place …
§ 210 ILCS 85/11.1 No hospital may refuse necessary treatment to a pregnant woman in …
§ 210 ILCS 85/11.1a Instruments for taking a pregnant woman’s blood pressure
§ 210 ILCS 85/11.2 (a) Each hospital licensed under this Act shall allow a recipient of …
§ 210 ILCS 85/11.3 No hospital shall require any patient or any member of the patient’s …
§ 210 ILCS 85/11.4 Disposition of fetus
§ 210 ILCS 85/11.5 Uniform standards of obstetrical care regardless of ability to pay
§ 210 ILCS 85/11.6 Policy and procedure for patient bathroom door locks
§ 210 ILCS 85/11.7 Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) Education
§ 210 ILCS 85/11.8 Closed captioning required
§ 210 ILCS 85/12 The Department shall prepare an annual report of its activities and …
§ 210 ILCS 85/13 Whenever the Department refuses to grant, or revokes or suspends a …
§ 210 ILCS 85/14 Any person establishing a hospital without a permit issued pursuant …
§ 210 ILCS 85/14.5 Hospital Licensure Fund
§ 210 ILCS 85/15 Notwithstanding the existence or pursuit of any other remedy, the …
§ 210 ILCS 85/16 If any provision of this Act or the application thereof to any person …

Terms Used In Illinois Compiled Statutes > 210 ILCS 85 - Hospital Licensing Act

  • Advice and consent: Under the Constitution, presidential nominations for executive and judicial posts take effect only when confirmed by the Senate, and international treaties become effective only when the Senate approves them by a two-thirds vote.
  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Affirmed: In the practice of the appellate courts, the decree or order is declared valid and will stand as rendered in the lower court.
  • Allegation: something that someone says happened.
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Charity: An agency, institution, or organization in existence and operating for the benefit of an indefinite number of persons and conducted for educational, religious, scientific, medical, or other beneficent purposes.
  • Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • County board: means the board of county commissioners in counties not under township organization, and the board of supervisors in counties under township organization, and the board of commissioners of Cook County. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.07
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Deposition: An oral statement made before an officer authorized by law to administer oaths. Such statements are often taken to examine potential witnesses, to obtain discovery, or to be used later in trial.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • Docket: A log containing brief entries of court proceedings.
  • Donor: The person who makes a gift.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Fair market value: The price at which an asset would change hands in a transaction between a willing, informed buyer and a willing, informed seller.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Freedom of Information Act: A federal law that mandates that all the records created and kept by federal agencies in the executive branch of government must be open for public inspection and copying. The only exceptions are those records that fall into one of nine exempted categories listed in the statute. Source: OCC
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Heretofore: means any time previous to the day on which the statute takes effect; and the word "hereafter" at any time after such day. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.17
  • individual: shall include every infant member of the species homo sapiens who is born alive at any stage of development. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.36
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Month: means a calendar month, and the word "year" a calendar year unless otherwise expressed; and the word "year" alone, is equivalent to the expression "year of our Lord. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.10
  • Municipalities: has the meaning established in Section 1 of Article VII of the Constitution of the State of Illinois of 1970. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.27
  • oath: shall be deemed to include an affirmation, and the word "sworn" shall be construed to include the word "affirmed. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.12
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Petty offense: A federal misdemeanor punishable by six months or less in prison. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Plea: In a criminal case, the defendant's statement pleading "guilty" or "not guilty" in answer to the charges, a declaration made in open court.
  • Pleadings: Written statements of the parties in a civil case of their positions. In the federal courts, the principal pleadings are the complaint and the answer.
  • Presiding officer: A majority-party Senator who presides over the Senate and is charged with maintaining order and decorum, recognizing Members to speak, and interpreting the Senate's rules, practices and precedents.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Reporter: Makes a record of court proceedings and prepares a transcript, and also publishes the court's opinions or decisions (in the courts of appeals).
  • Rescission: The cancellation of budget authority previously provided by Congress. The Impoundment Control Act of 1974 specifies that the President may propose to Congress that funds be rescinded. If both Houses have not approved a rescission proposal (by passing legislation) within 45 days of continuous session, any funds being withheld must be made available for obligation.
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Subpoena duces tecum: A command to a witness to produce documents.
  • sworn: shall be construed to include the word "affirmed. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.12
  • Temporary restraining order: Prohibits a person from an action that is likely to cause irreparable harm. This differs from an injunction in that it may be granted immediately, without notice to the opposing party, and without a hearing. It is intended to last only until a hearing can be held.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Transcript: A written, word-for-word record of what was said, either in a proceeding such as a trial or during some other conversation, as in a transcript of a hearing or oral deposition.
  • United States: may be construed to include the said district and territories. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.14
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.
  • Verdict: The decision of a petit jury or a judge.