Fiscal Focus


Bill Backlog Issues Continue

March 23, 2017

 

The 2016 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) for the State of Illinois details the financial condition of the State and results of operations during the fiscal year (June 30, 2015- June 30, 2016). 

 

According to the 2016 CAFR, Illinois' bill backlog for hospitals and doctors increased 126% in fiscal year 2016. State employees are now being forced to pay more upfront for their medical care and sometimes even refused care altogether.

 

 

View the full report here: http://illinoiscomptroller.gov/ioc-pdf/CAFR_2016.pdf