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Illinois Exchange Strategic and Operational Needs Assessment

Illinois Exchange Strategic and Operational Needs Assessment

This September 2011 report was created to inform the process of Exchange planning in Illinois. It provides background on the federal law, analyzes the state’s needs in setting up an Exchange, addresses mandatory Exchange services and functions, projects Exchange start-up and operating costs, and provides insights on policy decisions the state will need to make in designing its Exchange, coordinating it with the Illinois insurance market, and integrating it with existing Illinois public programs.