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CHICAGO Feb. 1, 2011 illinoishealthmatters.org Illinois
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Illinois Health Matters was created jointly by five partners: Health & Disability Advocates, Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law, AgeOptions, Campaign for Better Health Care, and Health & Medicine Policy Research Group.
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What You’ll Learn from Illinois Health Matters:
- Insurance companies are no longer able to cancel policies when people get sick
- Premiums are no longer based on gender or health condition
- In 2011, 1.8 million Medicare beneficiaries will start receiving free preventive care
- In 2014, all U.S. citizens and legal residents will be required to have qualifying health coverage
The website will also include an "Illinois Health Matters Blog" which will feature state and national health care policy experts’ opinions and comments about timely health care implementation topics.
About Health & Disability Advocates:
Health & Disability Advocates (HDA) is a state and national policy and advocacy organization that promotes income security, enhances work opportunities, and improves health care access and services for low income children, people with disabilities and older adults.
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