TITLE 77: PUBLIC HEALTH
CHAPTER I: DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH
SUBCHAPTER u: MISCELLANEOUS PROGRAMS AND SERVICES
PART 955 HEALTH CARE WORKER BACKGROUND CHECK CODE
SECTION 955.135 CONTRACTED OR SUBCONTRACTED WORKERS


 

Section 955.135  Contracted or Subcontracted Workers

 

a)         Any unlicensed contracted or subcontracted worker shall undergo a fingerprint-based criminal history records check through the processes established in the Act and this Part.

 

b)         A staffing agency may request access to the secure web portal and initiate fingerprint-based criminal history records checks for staff that will be contracted or subcontracted to a health care employer in the same manner and following the same requirements as a health care employer.

 

c)         If a staffing agency is unable to have access to the fingerprint process established through the Act, the health care employer may initiate the fingerprint-based criminal history records check for the staffing agency.  The health care employer may require the staffing agency to reimburse the health care employer for any fingerprint-based criminal history records check expenses incurred.

 

(Source:  Added at 33 Ill. Reg. 5378, effective March 26, 2009)