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Archives: May 2017

Statement on New Green Mountain Care Board Appointments

May 24, 2017
The following statement is from Jeff Tieman, VAHHS President and CEO, regarding the appointment of two new Green Mountain Care Board members:  "On behalf of Vermont’s non-profit hospitals, the Vermont…

President Trump's Budget Proposal Targets Our Most Vulnerable Neighbors

May 23, 2017
The Trump administration released its proposed budget today, which would cut Medicaid spending by $1.5 trillion over the next 10 years. The President recommends $616 billion in new cuts to Medicaid above…

Today's ACA Repeal Vote in the House

May 04, 2017
Below is a statement from Jeff Tieman, President and CEO of VAHHS, regarding today's vote by the U.S. House of Representatives to pass the Affordable Health Care Act (AHCA) The U.S. House of Representatives’…

VSAC to open college savings accounts for babies born on ‘529 Day’

May 02, 2017
Lucky babies born May 29 in Vermont will receive $100 deposit into a Vermont 529 college savings account opened in his or her name by the Vermont Student Assistance Corp. The Vermont Association of Hospitals…

ACA REPEAL: Here we go again. And it’s a bad idea. Again.

May 01, 2017
Every time we think it’s the last, there is another attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act. This law, more popular and well functioning than ever, helps millions of people including more than 20,000…