Illinois Comptroller Susana Mendoza has been an outspoken advocate for increased transparency in how the state spends its money. She recently spoke with Health News Illinois about the budget, paying down the state’s $6.4 billion bill backlog and Medicaid managed care.Read More
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For more than five years, E.J. Kuiper has been the head of the central Illinois division of Hospital Sisters Health System, and now holds a dual role as CEO of HSHS St. John’s Hospital in Springfield.
When Harmony Health Plan folded into Meridian Health Plan of Illinois earlier this year, the state’s largest managed care organization grew even larger.
As the legislative session enters its final month, the issue of enforcing staffing numbers at nursing homes is front-and-center for the Illinois branch of AARP and its director, Bob Gallo.
As a measles outbreak grips the country, the Illinois Public Health Association is looking at ways to increase access to vital vaccinations for school children.