Public Comment

How to Comment

The Green Mountain Care Board encourages Vermonters to comment on health system reform.  Here's how:

  • To comment on a specific health insurance rate review filing or the rate review process in general, go to our Rate Review Page.
  • To comment on a pending  Certificate of Need, go to our Certificate of Need Page.
  •  If there is a Special Public Comment Period open, you can submit your comment following the link found below.

Plus, you can always leave a comment on any of these topics, or on the Board's work in general, by filling out our Public Comment Form.

All public comments received by the Green Mountain Care Board are “public records” under Vermont law, unless specifically exempted under the Vermont Access to Public Records Act.  Any member of the public may call the Board to access public comments at 802.828-2177. The Board may post public comments on its website, but will not post comments it finds to be inappropriate or comments that contain confidential information.  Comments that contain confidential information may be posted, however, if the confidential information is redacted.   

Special Public Comment Period

Thursday, April 20, 2017 through Friday, May 19, 2017, stakeholders are invited to submit final feedback and comment on the SIM Sustainability Plan and the Population Health Plan. Participants should feel free to contact Georgia Maheras ( or Sarah Kinsler ( to provide written or verbal comments; all comments are due by Friday, May 19, 2017.

Thursday, April 13, 2017 until 10 days after the close of the Hearing, the Board has a special public comment period open on the Green Mountain Surgery Center Certificate of Need Application.

Thursday, April 13, 2017 through Tuesday, April 25, 2017, the Board has a special public comment period open on the ACO Budget Guidance and Annual Reporting.

Public Comment Form

Previous Public Comment

Public comment periods that are now closed.


Call 802.828-2177 or e-mail the Board

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Green Mountain Care Board
3rd Floor City Center
89 Main Street
Montpelier, Vermont 05620-3601


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