The Illinois Hospital Association will dismiss two lawsuits it filed against the Illinois Department of Public Aid that claimed Medicaid payment rates to hospitals were inadequate.

Last month, the association dismissed one suit that was pending in U.S. District Court. A second suit that was filed in Cook County Circuit Court will be dismissed "shortly," according to Mark Deaton, the association's general counsel.

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