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Cook County launches health program for uninsured residents; expects to pay for it from cost savings

Kristin Danley-Greiner Oct. 6, 2016, 12:44am

Cook County has unveiled a new program officials say will help thousands of uninsured county residents afford health care, providing eligible residents access to primary and specialty care through the Cook County Health and Hospitals System (CCHHS).

Café Descartes owner says Stroger Hospital rigged coffee vendor bid process, blocked him from opening shop at Stroger

Scott Holland Feb. 26, 2016, 6:24pm

The owner of the Café Descartes string of coffee houses has demanded at least $7.6 million from Cook County, saying officials at Stroger Hospital rigged the bid process over the rights to operate a coffee house in the hospital.