Green Mountain Surgical Center

Patients complain of long wait times for surgeries

Patients and their doctors wrote in public comments about a proposed independent surgical center that people have suffered while awaiting treatment.

Surgical center investor contests ‘misleading’ testimony

Amy Cooper took aim at the UVM Medical Center’s statement that the independent center isn’t needed because the hospital has plenty of capacity in its surgery rooms.

Hospitals, regulators lean hard on surgical center investors

Allowing the Green Mountain Surgical Center to open would let independent doctors penetrate a market that has been exclusively controlled by hospitals.

Blue Cross backs independent surgical center

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Vermont insures about 90 percent of people who use Vermont Health Connect and more than 80 percent of Vermonters who get insurance through employers.