(225 ILCS 46/10)
This Act applies to all individuals employed or
retained by a health care employer as home health care aides, nurse aides,
personal care assistants, private duty nurse aides, day
training personnel, or an individual working in any similar health-related
occupation where he or she provides direct care or has access to long-term care residents or the living quarters or financial, medical, or personal records of long-term care residents. This Act also applies to all employees of licensed or certified long-term care facilities who have or may have contact with residents or access to the living quarters or the financial, medical, or personal records of residents.
(Source: P.A. 94-665, eff. 1-1-06.)