TITLE 77: PUBLIC HEALTH
CHAPTER I: DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH
SUBCHAPTER i: MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH
PART 665 CHILD HEALTH EXAMINATION CODE
SECTION 665.710 DIABETES SCREENING


 

Section 665.710   Diabetes Screening

 

a)         A diabetes screening shall include an assessment of whether a child is overweight (see Section 665.720) and an assessment of the following risk factors:

 

1)         Family history of type 2 diabetes in first and second degree relatives;

 

2)         Member of an ethnic minority group, including American Indians, African Americans, Hispanic Americans, Asian/South Pacific Islanders; and

 

3)         Signs of insulin resistance or conditions associated with insulin resistance, including acanthosis nigricans, hypertension, dyslipidemia, or polycystic ovarian syndrome.

 

b)         Results of the diabetes screening shall be  documented on the Certificate of Child Health Examination form.

 

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