Since its initial passage in 1996, the HIPAA law has been implemented and expanded by regulations that have not always been easily understood by providers. This article is intended to consolidate and update ICS information about access to, disclosure of, and copying fees for patient medical records.
A health care professional who is licensed to practice in another state or country is not required to have an Illinois license when providing care to athletes during events in Illinois if certain conditions are met.
The Illinois Chiropractic Society worked diligently in 2011 to clarify the chiropractic scope of practice. There were a number of treatments included in the clarification and oxygen therapies was one of them.