Medicaid

With 3.2 million Illinoisans on Medicaid, Illinois hospitals and health systems care for a significant number of patients covered by this government program, making it a priority for IHA.

Who's Covered by Illinois Medicaid

One in four Illinois residents receives health coverage through Medicaid.

80% families with a worker
47% children
8% adults with disabilities
6% seniors

State & Federal Support

83% Medicaid payments to hospitals from non-state sources
$0.17 Amount of every $1 in Medicaid hospital services from State General Revenue Funds
49th Illinois ranking in spending per Medicaid enrollee