Taxpayer Subsidy to CCHHS Down by 77% Since 2009; Still Projected to Run a $221M Deficit in 2017 Due in Large Part to Uncompensated Care
Cook County Board of Commissioners Finance Committee - Departmental Budget Hearings
October 18, 2016
Cook County Health and Hospital System - presented by Dr. Jay Shannon, CEO
FY17 - $1.849 Billion dollars
FY16 - $1.714 Billion dollars
Net gain of $135,000,000
FY17 - 6,865
FY16 - 6,736
Net gain of 129 FTEs
Key Information Presented by Department:
Questions/Comments from Commissioners:
New hires are skilled in safety, quality assurance, care managers and Medicaid managed care administration.
Observer - Susan Kern
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