Medicaid

Illinois receives the lowest amount of federal funding per Medicaid beneficiary of all states. IHA advocates for adequate funding to serve Illinois’ most vulnerable populations and against drastic cuts.

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The Impact of Medicaid in Illinois

3.2m Medicaid Beneficiaries
22.1% of inpatient admissions
21% of outpatient visits
  • Advocacy
  • Policy
Aug 28, 2017

State DSH Allotment Reductions

IHA Comment Letter to Dept. of Health and Human Services
Jun 30, 2017

Litigation Update 6

Court orders timely Medicaid payments
Dec 22, 2016

Pass-Through Payments

The Use of New or Increased Pass-Through Payments in Medicaid Managed Care Delivery System
Sep 13, 2016

DSH Payments Third Party Payers

IHA comment letter to Dept. of Health and Human Services
Aug 12, 2015

Litigation Update 5

House Revenue Committee Hearing
Aug 05, 2015

Litigation Update 4

HFS to pay all providers statewide for services to children and adults
Aug 03, 2015

Litigation Update 3

HFS to pay providers who serve child Medicaid beneficiaries statewide
Jul 24, 2015

Litigation Update 2

Order for Medicaid payments to providers & MCEs serving children in Cook County
Sep 12, 2016

Medicaid 1115 Demonstration Waiver Proposal

Summary of the State of Illinois' Medicaid 1115 Demonstration Waiver

Aug 26, 2016

1115 Waiver Proposal Summary

HFS released the state's draft of its federal health transformation Medicaid section 1115 waiver.
Aug 04, 2016

HHS Transformation Medicaid Waiver

Summary of the Health and Human Services Medicaid Waiver Transformation