(770 ILCS 23/15)
Notice of judgment or award.
A judgment, award, settlement, or
compromise secured by or on behalf of an injured person may not be satisfied
injured person or his or her authorized representative first giving notice of
award, settlement, or compromise to the health care professional or health care
that rendered a service in the treatment, care, or maintenance of the injured
person and that has served a lien notice pursuant to subsection (b) of Section
The notice shall be in writing and served upon the lien holder
or, in the case of a lien holder
by a unit of local government, upon the individual
or entity authorized to
under Section 2-211 of the Code of Civil Procedure.
(Source: P.A. 93-51, eff. 7-1-03.)