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Subcommittee Public Ed 

The Public Education Subcommittee is established to advise the Medicaid Advisory Committee concerning materials and methods for informing individuals about health benefits available under the Department of Healthcare and Family Service's medical programs including, but not limited to, All Kids, FamilyCare, Aid to the Aged, Blind, or Disabled (AABD) medical, and Illinois Healthy Women.

The subcommittee, comprised of a diverse group of stakeholders, will:

  1. Review and provide advice on brochures, pamphlets and other written materials prepared by the department;
  2. Review projects designed to inform the general public about medical programs;
  3. Serve as a conduit for informing the Medicaid Advisory Committee and the department concerning gaps in public understanding of the medical programs;
  4. Propose additional means of communicating information about medical programs, and;
  5. Review and provide advice on program eligibility changes, customer service delivery, and eligibility processing systems.