TITLE 77: PUBLIC HEALTH
CHAPTER I: DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH
SUBCHAPTER c: LONG-TERM CARE FACILITIES
PART 390 LONG-TERM CARE FOR UNDER AGE 22 FACILITIES CODE
SECTION 390.1870 SCHEDULING MEALS


 

Section 390.1870 Scheduling Meals

 

a)         A minimum of three meals or their equivalent shall be served daily at regular times with no more than a 14 hour span between a substantial evening meal and breakfast. (B)

 

b)         Snacks of nourishing quality shall be offered between meals when there is a time span of four or more hours between the ending of one meal and the serving of the next. (B) Snacks of nourishing quality shall be offered at bedtime when there is a time span of two or more hours between the ending of the last meal and bedtime. (B)

 

c)         If a resident refuses food served, reasonable and nutritionally appropriate substitutions shall be served. (B)

 

(Source: Amended at 13 Ill. Reg. 6301, effective April 17, 1989)