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A Focus on Health Costs

Sep 10, 2016
Over the past two weeks, Vermont’s hospitals presented their 2017 budgets to the Green Mountain Care Board. This related commentary ran in VTDigger.   A focus on health costs by Todd Keating, Chief…

Statement on Governor's Proposed Budget

Jan 31, 2017
Today, Jeff Tieman, VAHHS President & CEO expressed concern that Governor Scott's proposed budget cuts could negatively impact Vermont hospitals. "Vermont hospitals provide extraordinary care to Vermont…

Crossover Week: Make Your Voice Heard

Mar 12, 2017
A note from Jeff Tieman, President and CEO of VAHHS.  It’s Crossover Week, putting us at the midpoint of the legislative session. There’s no shortage of challenges coming our way as legislators address…

Vermont Hospitals Continue to Reduce Net Patient Revenue Growth

Apr 07, 2017
The Green Mountain Care Board (GMCB) has released financial performance information for the state’s not-for-profit hospitals. Vermont’s hospitals contained growth in net patient revenue to 4.4% this year,…

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…

FY18 Preliminary Hospital Budgets

Jul 27, 2017
Green Mountain Care Board Outlines Preliminary Hospital Budgets Hospitals Project Net Patient Revenue Growth at 3.6% for FY18 The Green Mountain Care Board (GMCB) staff provided a preliminary report to…

Hospital Budget Hearings Begin This Week

Aug 13, 2017
Dear Friends,  This week begins the annual hospital budget presentations, an exercise in transparency that is entirely unique to our state. Earlier this month, Vermont’s 14 non-profit hospitals submitted…

Hospital Budget Hearings Complete

Aug 26, 2017
Dear Friends,  Vermont's hospitals last week concluded their budget presentations to the Green Mountain Care Board (GMCB). This unique process provides the regulator and Vermonters with a transparent…

Hospitals Participate in Budget Hearings in Montpelier, Castleton

Aug 20, 2017
VAHHS Update 8-21-17 Last week, hospitals began presenting their proposed 2018 fiscal year budgets to the Green Mountain Care Board. On average, hospital budgets showed historically low growth and reflected…