An Early Look at Vermont’s Value-Based, Multi-Payer “Next Gen” Model, Designed to Lower Costs and Improve Population Health

Robin Lunge
Robin Lunge, Green Mountain Care Board member

By Robin Lunge, JD, MHCDS

Robin Lunge is a member of Vermont’s Green Mountain Care Board, which regulates health insurance rates, hospital budgets, and accountable care organizations. In this brief, she explores how the state’s transformation from a fee-for-service payment system to a value-based, multi-payer model designed to curb health care spending and improve care is faring. Specifically, she examines its early impact on private-sector accountable care organizations.

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