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Meeting Name: Finance Committee Agenda status: Final-revised
Meeting date/time: 6/5/2018 1:00 PM Minutes status: Draft  
Meeting location: Cook County Building, Board Room, 118 North Clark Street, Chicago, Illinois
RECESSED Public Hearing on CCHHS Finances - Meeting Recessed To Call of Chair
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18-3481 1 Finance Hearing CCHHSResolutionPROPOSED RESOLUTION REQUESTING A HEARING OF THE FINANCE COMMITTEE OF THE COOK COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS TO DISCUSS THE BILLING, COLLECTIONS AND ACCOUNTS PAYABLE PRACTICES OF THE COOK COUNTY HEALTH AND HOSPITALS SYSTEM WHEREAS, the Cook County Health and Hospitals System (“CCHHS”), recognized as part of its IMPACT 2020 strategic plan the need to adjust its billing and collection systems to address the changes in national healthcare financing; and WHEREAS, following the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, the payer mix at CCHHS drastically changed from majority uninsured to majority insured; and WHEREAS, this change in payer mix required the creation of a new billing and collection system; and WHEREAS, the billing and collection practices are vital to maintain the fiscal health and stability of CCHHS and crucial for the realization of the System’s strategic plan; NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the Cook County Board of Commissioners does hereby request that a meeting of the Finance Committee be convened to discuss the billing and collection practices o   Not available Video Video