Governor Quinn Visits UI Health to Sign Health Care Bill Into Law
Posted: July 22, 2013 by UI Health Marketing
As part of part of President Barack Obama's health care law, Governor Pat Quinn signed Illinois Senate Bill 26 (SB0026) expanding Medicaid to cover low-income Illinois adults. Quinn made it official at the University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System's, Outpatient Care Center (OCC).
Approximately 400,000 uninsured Illinois residents will be eligible for coverage. Details on the bill are available at www.ilga.gov.