Blue Cross Blue Shield of Vermont asked state regulators to disregard arguments from a public advocate that include public comments and statistics on wage growth.
News Release — Vermont health care organizations coaltion May 9, 2017 Contacts: See below A coalition of Vermont health care organizations has formed to oppose the American Health Care Act (AHCA) and clearly state that its passage by the United States House of Representatives is a major setback for health care in our country. The […]
The proposed increase in revenue from patient care is higher than the 3.4 percent target the Green Mountain Care Board requested from hospitals.
Office of the Health Care Advocate says Green Mountain Care Board “lowered the bar” on quality standards for shared-savings network providers.
On Monday, the Green Mountain Care Board will begin review of requests from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Vermont and MVP Health Care for next year’s rates.
The Foreclosure Defense Project, the Long-term Care Ombudsman’s office and the Office of the Health Care Advocate would all need to be scaled back without additional money.
The committee passed out the bill with two new amendments, which would create the Office of the Health Care Advocate and a pilot program for physicians to operate without prior authorizations from health insurers.