TITLE 77: PUBLIC HEALTH
CHAPTER I: DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH
SUBCHAPTER b: HOSPITALS AND AMBULATORY CARE FACILITIES
PART 245 HOME HEALTH, HOME SERVICES, AND HOME NURSING AGENCY CODE
SECTION 245.75 INFECTION CONTROL


 

Section 245.75  Infection Control

 

a)         Each agency shall develop and implement policies and procedures for investigating, controlling and preventing infections. Placement agencies shall provide to in-home services workers the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention publication "Guidelines for Hand Hygiene in Health-Care Settings".

 

b)         Each agency shall adhere, at a minimum and as appropriate, to the guidelines of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, United States Public Health Service, Department of Health and Human Services, as incorporated in Section 245.25(b).

 

(Source:  Amended at 39 Ill. Reg. 16406, effective December 10, 2015)