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
Presence Health and Chicago Department of Public Health
Partner on Mental Health First Aid Program (7/29/16)
Presence Health announced that it will provide City of Chicago and
Community leadership free access to a specialized program in both
English and Spanish called Mental Health First Aid.
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