Advocacy & Policy

IHA has an exceptional track record of successful healthcare advocacy on behalf of our hospitals, patients and communities. Speaking with one voice as a hospital community, our advocacy is backed by staff policy expertise. Contact us about our advocacy and policy issues.

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We're committed to developing sound healthcare public policy solutions that will broaden healthcare access, make healthcare more affordable and improve the quality of care to all Illinoisans.

The Most Influential Voice in Illinois Healthcare

IHA’s recent advocacy successes

$175m Annual hospital revenue restored after sunset of SMART Act rate cut
$1b Six-year funding to reduce health disparities
100% Telehealth Coverage and Payment Parity for All State-Regulated Commercial Plans

Coronavirus/COVID-19 Updates

Coronavirus

IHA is working closely with health departments and government officials to ensure Illinois hospitals have the resources and support they need to respond to COVID-19. See our COVID-19 webpage for information and resources.

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