Medicaid covers 1 in every 2 kids in Illinois and 1 in every 4 Illinoisans, including the disabled and people with mental illnesses. Gov. Rauner is proposing to cut Medicaid spending by $1.5 billion. More than half of that proposed Medicaid cut is to hospitals -- nearly $810 million.
All Illinoisans will be paying the price for these Medicaid cuts. In order to continue the great progress being made to transform Medicaid and the health care delivery system, the state needs to Invest in Health. Here's why>
Illinois Hospitals Transforming Health Care
Anthony's Memorial Hospital and Effingham County Health Department Partner
to Provide Low-Cost Health Screenings (12/29/16)
in January, HSHS St. Anthony's is partnering with the Effingham County
Health Department to offer low-cost health screenings to the community.
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