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 515.540 EMT LICENSURE


 

Section 515.540  EMT Licensure

 

a)         To be licensed by the Department as an EMT-B, an individual must pass either the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians examination or the Department's EMT-B examination with a score of at least 70 percent.

 

b)         To be licensed by the Department as an EMT-I, an individual must pass the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians examination or the Department's EMT-I examination, if available.  Students taking the Department's examination must pass with a score of at least 70 percent.

 

c)         To be licensed by the Department as an EMT-P, an individual must pass either the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians examination or the Department's EMT-P examination with a score of at least 70 percent.

 

d)         An EMT license will specify the level of licensure, i.e., EMT-B, EMT-I OR EMT-P, and will be effective for a period of four years.

 

e)         An EMT shall notify the Department within 30 days after any change in name or address.  Notification may be in person, or by mail, phone, fax, or electronic mail.

 

(Source:  Amended at 27 Ill. Reg. 1276, effective January 10, 2003)