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§ 35. Nurses; exemption from civil liability for emergency care. Any person licensed as a professional nurse or as a practical nurse in Illinois or any other state or territory of the United States who in good faith provides emergency care without fee to a person shall not, as a result of her or his acts or omissions, except for willful or wanton misconduct on the part of the person, in providing the care, be liable for civil damages.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - Illinois Statutes Chapter 745. Civil Immunities § 49/35. Nurses; exemption from civil liability for emergency care - last updated January 01, 2019 | https://codes.findlaw.com/il/chapter-745-civil-immunities/il-st-sect-745-49-35/
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