Insurers would have to pay for treatments for people with Lyme disease and other tick-borne illnesses under a plan being discussed in the House.
Author: Ryan Voyles
Lawmakers questioned whether more oversight is necessary of pharmacy benefit managers at a three-and-a-half hour joint meeting of the House Prescription Drug Affordability and Accessibility and Insurance committees Friday in Chicago.
The Illinois Association of Medicaid Health Plans published a comprehensive billing guide this week in an effort to reduce claim denials and improve service to Medicaid patients.
Public colleges and universities in Illinois would be required to establish an expert panel to address mental health issues on campus under a bill approved Thursday morning by a House committee.
Planned Parenthood of Illinois wouldn't be able to provide care under a federal family planning grant program if a new federal rule goes into effect barring those receiving money from referring patients for abortions in most cases.
A sponsor for a plan to allow long-term care facilities to be exempted from the state’s expansion of Medicaid managed care said it has become necessary because the current system is not working.
Quincy Medical Group is moving forward with a proposed $19.5 million outpatient surgery center after Blessing Health System offered them joint ownership of their existing surgery center in Quincy.