Commonwealth Fund

Report: Illinois Lags In Health Services For Poor

Sep 18, 2013

A new report says Illinois ranks 36th among the states for delivering health care services to its low-income residents. 

The Commonwealth Fund released a scorecard Wednesday on how states are
performing on health care coverage, prevention and treatment of low-income
The report looks at 30 health indicators and finds wide geographic variations
with big gaps between the highest-performing and lowest-performing states.