TITLE 77: PUBLIC HEALTH
CHAPTER I: DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH
SUBCHAPTER i: MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH
PART 665 CHILD HEALTH EXAMINATION CODE
SECTION 665.700 DIABETES SCREENING REQUIREMENT


 

Section 665.700   Diabetes Screening Requirement

 

A diabetes screening shall be included as a required part of each health examination. Diabetes testing  is not required, but is recommended. (Section 27-8.1 of the School Code)  Diabetes screening is the assessment of an asymptomatic individual for risk factors for the purpose of identifying whether the individual is likely to have diabetes.  Diabetes testing is the performance of diagnostic tests (e.g., glucose tolerance test), in a health care setting, on an individual who exhibits signs or symptoms of diabetes.

 

(Source:  Added at 29 Ill. Reg. 18127, effective October 24, 2005)