(55 ILCS 110/1007)
(from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 8307)
(a) Each board shall conduct an ambulance service needs assessment in
the counties under its jurisdiction and develop a plan for regional
ambulance services, including the development of resources and coordination
with existing ambulance services.
(b) Each board may establish a system of regional ambulance services
within the counties under its jurisdiction pursuant to the
Intergovernmental Cooperation Act. Each board also may enter into
agreements with private providers of ambulance services to augment the
regional ambulance services. Any such agreement shall provide for
coordination of the private ambulance services with the regional
(c) Each board may apply to administer jointly, with the counties under
its jurisdiction, any State financial assistance that may be awarded
under this Law.
(Source: P.A. 86-1187.)