(210 ILCS 74/5.20)
    Sec. 5.20. Medical emergency. "Medical emergency" means the occurrence of a sudden, serious, and unexpected sickness or injury that would lead a reasonable person, possessing an average knowledge of medicine and health, to believe that the sick or injured person requires urgent or unscheduled medical care.
(Source: P.A. 93-910, eff. 1-1-05.)