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An Overview of Illinois Medicaid and SCHIP Programs

Published Aug 1, 2008, National Academy for State Health Policy, Dan Belnap

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Intended to assist professionals who work in systems serving children, such as juvenile justice and child welfare. For more information about Medicaid and its key concepts as they relate to the juvenile justice system, see A Medicaid Primer for Juvenile Justice Officials. Illinois integrates operation of its State Childrens Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) with Medicaid funded and state-only programs.

Reform areas: Mental health

States: Illinois

Categories: Insurance

Uploaded Jan 30, 2009

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