TITLE 77: PUBLIC HEALTH
CHAPTER I: DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH
SUBCHAPTER k: COMMUNICABLE DISEASE CONTROL AND IMMUNIZATIONS
PART 690 CONTROL OF COMMUNICABLE DISEASES CODE
SECTION 690.690 TETANUS (REPORTABLE BY MAIL, TELEPHONE, FACSIMILE OR ELECTRONICALLY, WITHIN 7 DAYS)


 

Section 690.690  Tetanus (Reportable by mail, telephone, facsimile or electronically, within 7 days)

 

a)         Control of Case.

 

1)         Standard Precautions shall be followed.

 

2)         Post-injury patients at risk should receive human tetanus immune globulin and/or toxoid.

 

b)         Control of Contacts.  No restrictions.

 

(Source:  Amended at 32 Ill. Reg. 3777, effective March 3, 2008)