The Legislature’s Health Reform Oversight Committee and the regulatory Green Mountain Care Board are exploring ways to make the price of health care services at hospitals and doctors’ offices available online.
Green Mountain Care Board
The Green Mountain Care Board (GMCB) will hold the following public meetings in November: · Tuesday, November 17: 2pm Data Governance Council Meeting · Located in the GMCB Board Room on the 2nd Floor of the City Center Building at 89 Main Street, Montpelier · Thursday, November 19: 1pm – Board business to possibly include, […]
Con Hogan, who has served Vermonters in myriad ways, needs a kidney, and thanks to Sister Janice Ryan, everybody now knows it.
News Release — Green Mountain Care Board November 2, 2015 Contact: Jaime Fisher 802-828-2130 Montpelier, VT – The Green Mountain Care Board (GMCB) will hold the following public meetings in November: · Thursday, November 5: 11:30am Executive Session – Commercial ACO Year 3 Changes – Vermont Information Technology Leaders (VITL) update · Located in the […]
Our overriding challenge is how to devise a system that equitably delivers a defined and ultimately limited amount of care. Until we as a society address the moral and ethical issues underlying this problem, it is best to avoid gambling with our present system.
Vermont health care providers are preparing to enter the era of real risk. In other words, the training wheels are about to come off. And so far, it isn’t clear at all that Vermont is ready.
The focus has shifted entirely to controlling costs in the doctor-hospital system, which is essential to making the health care system sustainable. That goal has eluded state and federal policy makers for 40 years.
Northwestern Medical Center’s budget is $96.2 million, the fifth-highest hospital budget in the state.
The Green Mountain Care Board votes to increase Northeastern Vermont Regional Hospital’s patient revenue for 2016 to its original request.
News Release — Green Mountain Care Board September 28, 2015 Contact: Jaime Fisher 802-828-2130 Montpelier, VT – The Green Mountain Care Board (GMCB) will hold the following public meetings in October: · Thursday, October 1: Canceled · Wednesday, October 7: – Advisory Committee Meeting (10am-12pm) · Located at the Vermont College of Fine Arts, The […]
Instead of the several payers paying for each of thousands of specific patient services, all the moneys of the various payers will be funneled through the Green Mountain Care Board.
Regulators make minor tweaks in patient revenue caps set for Vermont’s 14 private hospitals. Overall budget approvals are up 3.5 percent over last year.
The move to a new health care model that centers on set rates for service is diametrically opposed to how medical providers have been compensated historically – spurring providers to mobilize and join networks.
News Release — Green Mountain Care Board August 27, 2015 Contact: Jaime Fisher 802-828-2130 [email protected] http://gmcboard.vermont.gov/ Montpelier, VT – The Green Mountain Care Board (GMCB) will hold the following public meetings in August: · Wednesday, September 2: o Discussion and possible vote on Hospital Budgets § Located in the GMCB Board Room on the […]