• Mayor Emanuel Announces IlliniCare Health to Add 300 Jobs in Chicago

    http://www.cityofchicago.org/city/en/depts/mayor/press_room/press_releases/2014/nov/mayor-emanuel-announces-illinicare-health-to-add-300-jobs-in-chi.html Mayor’s Press Office    312.744.3334 Mayor Rahm Emanuel and IlliniCare Health CEO Jeff Joy announced today that IlliniCare will add an additional 300 jobs in Chicago in a new office and introduce a pilot neighborhood community hub facility to better serve their health plan members in neighborhoods across Chicago. Today’s announcement took place at the first…

    Read More...
  • Podiatry Services Update

    As a result of Public Act 098-0651, effective October 1, 2014, coverage for podiatry services for adults will be restored to the level prior to the July 1, 2012, implementation of Public Act 097-0689, referred to as the Save Medicaid Access and Resources Together (SMART) Act. Specifically, podiatry services shall  not be limited to individuals…

    Read More...
  • Timely Filing Memo

    IlliniCare Health has extended our “Timely Filing” requirements for first time claims to 180 days from the Date of Service (DOS). This change is effective as of September 1, 2014.  We have also adjusted the timeframes for Appeals/Reconsiderations/Adjustments and Disputes, and these changes will take effect October 1, 2014.  For more information about these changes,…

    Read More...
More News