Illinois CAH Program: Learning From the Past, Building the Future

January 2015
Illinois Critical Access Hospital Network (ICAHN),
Northern Illinois University Center for Government Studies

The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Center for Rural Health and the Illinois Critical Access Hospital Network (ICAHN) published a report evaluating the impact of the critical access hospital program in Illinois and whether it provides the necessary financial stability to preserve access to quality health care services in rural communities. A full length and summary version of the report are available.