|Public Act 095-0986
||LRB095 06739 NHT 26853 b
AN ACT concerning education.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
This Act may be cited as the
Illinois Health Policy Center Act.
Illinois legislators and
other governmental officials are charged with an increasingly
complex task of creating and implementing laws and regulations
to advance the health and health care of the people of
The challenge has grown because of escalating costs
of health care that take an increasingly large share of State
resources and because of the increasingly complex nature of
treating illnesses that makes monitoring and ensuring quality
As Illinois' statewide public institution of higher
learning, with the nation's largest medical school, and
graduate programs in health and public policy, health services
research, pharmacy, public administration, and health
economics, the University of Illinois has the breadth and depth
of expertise as well as a mission to serve as an authoritative
and objective information resource to the legislative branches
of government and to State agencies.