(55 ILCS 110/1003) (from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 8303)
    Sec. 1003. Definitions. For the purposes of this Law, unless the context otherwise requires:
    (a) "Board" means any regional ambulance system board established pursuant to this Law.
    (b) "Department" means the Department of Public Health.
    (c) "Designated shortage area" means a medically underserved area or health manpower shortage area as defined by the United States Department of Health and Human Services, or a designated shortage area determined by the Department of Public Health.
    (d) "Regional ambulance services" means ambulance services used by 2 or more counties.
(Source: P.A. 86-1187.)