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Illinois hospitals seek reform of Medicaid managed care system Illinois hospitals seek reform of Medicaid managed care system

Illinois hospitals seek reform of Medicaid managed care system

Hospitals in Illinois are complaining that slow payments and unnecessary denial of claims from the state’s privatized Medicaid system are putting both hospitals and their patients at risk, and they are asking state lawmakers to do something about it.

Pritzker’s budget and pension plans could irritate bond markets Pritzker’s budget and pension plans could irritate bond markets

Pritzker’s budget and pension plans could irritate bond markets

Gov. J.B. Pritzker offered an ambitious plan to lawmakers this week to pay down the state’s backlog of unpaid bills, slow down payments into the state’s troubled pension systems while at the same time asking them to put together an ambitious, multi-billion-dollar plan to repair the state’s crumbling roads, bridges, airports and college buildings.

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