The Sexual Assault Survivors Emergency Treatment Act (410 ILCS 70/1) is an Illinois law that governs the healthcare that hospitals are required to provide to sexual assault survivors, establishes a statewide forensic evidence collection system, and creates a reimbursement program for the cost of care and evidence collection for victims who are not covered by private insurance or Medicaid.
Illinois Department of Public Health instructions for MEDI System Registration
Illinois HFS Informational Notice to Hospitals: "Changes to the Sexual Assault Emergency Treatment Program" (March 2008)
Illinois HFS Informational Notice to Relevant Providers: "Sexual Assault Emergency Treatment Program Changes" (March 2008)
Find a crisis center near you.
ICASA member rape crisis centers are located across Illinois and provide services to approximately 98% of the state's population.
Contact with an ICASA center is completely confidential.
Illinois Coalition Against Sexual Assault (ICASA)
100 North 16th Street, Springfield, IL 62703 USA
Phone: +1 217-753-4117 • Fax: (217) 753-8229
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