Important Announcement   07/01/2002
Pursuant to Public Act 92-597, the Illinois Health Care Cost Containment Council is abolished effective at the close of business on June 28, 2002.

Effective July 1, 2002 and thereafter, the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) will commence the collection of inpatient data and outpatient surgical data from both hospitals and licensed freestanding ambulatory surgery centers.

For further information please contact:

Illinois Department of Public Health
Office of Epidemiology and Health Systems Development
525 W. Jefferson St.
Springfield, IL 62761
(217) 785-1064