Vermont

Are We There Yet? An Update on Gobeille v. Liberty Mutual

Summer is the season of the great American road trip, and as such the clarion call from back seats everywhere– Are we there yet? – will soon ring out across the nation. But, this summer for those in Vermont the call has a different meaning. In a May NASHP Health Policy Blog post, as the […]

Read More
  • Vermont – EPSDT

    In Vermont: The family of publicly funded health insurance programs is known as Green Mountain Care. The Medicaid program for children under the age of 19 and pregnant woman is referred to as Dr. Dynasaur. As of July 1, 2011, there were 177,108 beneficiaries enrolled in the state’s Medicaid program. 103,529 of these beneficiaries were […]

    Read More
    February 25, 2015 | Filed under: Vermont

  • Vermont – Medical Homes

    In 2007, the legislature directed the Vermont’s Blueprint for Health (Blueprint), the state’s chronic care prevention and management plan, to launch a pilot of patient-centered medical homes (PCMHs) in the state. Three communities were selected to pilot this model, which included introducing multi-disciplinary community health teams (CHTs) to provide care coordination and support practices in achieving medical […]

    Read More
    June 1, 2014 | Filed under: Vermont

  • Vermont

    Under construction–NASHP is continuing to populate this resource so please check back!   If you have any resources about the Medicaid benefit for children and adolescents in your state that you would like to share, please email kmooney@nashp.org.

    Read More
    December 5, 2013 | Filed under: Vermont

  • Vermont 2014 CHIP Fact Sheet

    2014 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Vermont  2012 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Vermont  2010 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Vermont  2008 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Vermont  Additional States’ CHIP Fact Sheets… Adobe Acrobat .PDF printable versions of the Vermont NASHP CHIP Fact Sheets Key Highlights: Program Type: Vermont operates a Medicaid expansion CHIP program […]

    Read More
    December 6, 2012 | Filed under: Vermont

  • Vermont

    Vermont has been actively pursuing delivery system reform since its multi-payer Blueprint for Health medical homes program was codified in 2006 as part of health reform legislation. In 2008, Act 203 directed Vermont’s Health Care Reform Commission to “assess the feasibility of alternative designs for a pilot project to test using a system-wide budgeting initiative […]

    Read More
    August 21, 2012 | Filed under: Vermont

  • Finance — Vermont

    A statewide fee on insurance claims funds the state health IT fund in Vermont. VITL has a subscription model in place (fees are currently waived but by 2015 it is expected that the value added by HIE will be enough to warrant activating the fees). Refer to pages 18-19 of the state Strategic Plan.

    Read More
    March 31, 2010 | Filed under: Vermont

  • Governance — Vermont

    Vermont Information Technology Leaders is the RHIO in Vermont. It is independent but does collaborate with government and has public sector representation on its board. Oversight responsibility lies with the state Department of Information and Innovation. Refer to pages 16-18 of the state Strategic Plan.

    Read More
    March 31, 2010 | Filed under: Vermont

  • Vermont

    Vermont’s HIE Strategic Plan preserves a central role for Vermont Health Information Technology Leaders, Inc., an organization that has already shown leadership in promoting HIE in Vermont.

    Read More
    March 31, 2010 | Filed under: Vermont

  • Vermont Blueprint for Health

    Read More
    August 10, 2009 | Filed under: Vermont