GOP-backed legislation seeking to repeal the Affordable Care Act and defund Planned Parenthood was vetoed Friday by President Barack Obama.
The state's health insurance marketplace, Get Covered Illinois, has a new director, the Illinois Department of Insurance announced Friday.
The Level 1 adult trauma center planned for Chicago's South Side will be built at the University of Chicago Medicine's Hyde Park campus, rather than Holy Cross Hospital, officials said Thursday.
Clad in white coats, Chicago medical students and physicians joined the call for Mayor Rahm Emanuel to resign Thursday as they staged a 16-minute die-in in front of City Hall.
The state of Illinois must make $13 million in payments to the health fund for home health care workers, a St. Clair County judge has ruled.
The cost of Alzheimer's care on Illinois taxpayers is projected to hit $1.5 billion this year and could grow by more than 40 percent over the next decade, shows a new report from Alzheimer’s Association.
The U.S. Supreme Court agreed Friday to hear a case from Texas challenging the tough abortion regulations recently adopted by the state.
Eight medical marijuana dispensaries are set to open in Illinois Monday.
Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner has tweaked legislation aimed at preventing the administration from making it harder for seniors and people with disabilities to qualify for home services programs.