public health

State News
5:53 pm
Mon April 6, 2015

Budget cuts cancel grants to social services

Governor Bruce Rauner's decision to cancel grants to some social services has upset advocates.  The move is being done to help close a budget gap. 

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Government
2:05 pm
Mon March 10, 2014

State concerned about health worker shortage

Public health officials are concerned there won't be enough health care providers to serve the increased patient load that is expected under the Affordable Care Act. A state panel has released nearly two dozen recommendations to alleviate what it sees as a workforce shortage in the state.

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