IDPH sets the standards for nursing home care in Illinois. In Illinois, if you have required nursing home care the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) has touched your life in some important way.
The Health Care Worker Registry lists individuals with a background check conducted pursuant to the Health Care Worker Background Check Act (225 ILCS 46). It shows training information for certified nursing assistants (CNA) and other health care workers. Additionally, it displays administrative findings of abuse, neglect or misappropriations of property. It is maintained by the Department of Public Health.