It's a broken system that's
expensive and difficult to navigate.
by creating a new kind of healthcare model
to improve the health and quality of care
Our participants will be able to access a wide network of services and service providers while reducing duplication of services received.
We will improve how our participants experience health care.
We will improve the health of our participants.
We will reduce the cost of care for those we serve.
We will improve and support the health of our communities.
If we are able to coordinate access to things like supportive housing services, preventative care, or mental health services, it's likely that health outcomes will improve, and our participants will be able to remain in their communities.
Health care expenditures in the United States are currently about 18% of the GDP.
Our current system focuses on treating the sick, not keeping individuals healthy.
We don't address social determinants of health
Poverty, lack of affordable housing, and family instability are all factors that play a role in an individualís health.
while also addressing
of the Illinois state budget is spent on Medicaid
of clients who are seniors
and persons with disabilities
of the State's
Illinois has some big decisions to make
The new federal healthcare law provides access to Medicaid for more than 300,000 newly eligible state residents in 2014; and a new state law requires half of all Medicaid recipients must be moved to coordinated care, like Together4Health. It means many more low-income adults will now have health insurance, but for a cash-strapped state, it will require some fundamental new ways of providing healthcare.
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