TITLE 77: PUBLIC HEALTH
CHAPTER I: DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH
SUBCHAPTER f: EMERGENCY SERVICES AND HIGHWAY SAFETY
PART 515 EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES, TRAUMA CENTER, COMPREHENSIVE STROKE CENTER, PRIMARY STROKE CENTER AND ACUTE STROKE READY HOSPITAL CODE
SECTION 515.390 MINIMUM STANDARDS FOR CONTINUING OPERATION


 

Section 515.390  Minimum Standards for Continuing Operation

 

a)         The Resource Hospital and all System participants shall comply with the terms of the EMS System Program Plan, the System Manual, their respective letters of commitment and any applicable provisions of the Act or this Part.

 

b)         All EMS System personnel and ambulances are responsible for and shall maintain their certifications, licenses and approvals.

 

c)         In accordance with Section 515.160 of this Part, the Department may suspend, revoke or refuse to renew the approval of any EMS System when its findings show that the System is in violation of one or more of the requirements of the Act and this Part.

 

1)         Such suspension, revocation or refusal to renew shall be preceded by notice and an opportunity for a hearing served upon the EMS Medical Director by certified mail or personal service.

 

2)         The notice shall set forth the reasons for the proposed suspension or revocation and shall afford the EMS Medical Director 15 days from the date of receipt to make a written request for an administrative hearing. The EMSMD's failure to file a written request for a hearing within 15 days shall be considered a waiver of the System's right to a hearing on the proposed suspension, revocation, or refusal.

 

3)         All hearings shall be conducted in accordance with the Department's Rules of Practice and Procedure for Administrative Hearings (77 Ill. Adm. Code 100).

 

(Source:  Added at 21 Ill. Reg. 5170, effective April 15, 1997)