Rules and Statutes

Governing Statute

Green Mountain Care Board Rules

The Green Mountain Care Board has the authority to adopt rules in order to carry out the provisions in Act 48. The Board will promulgate the rules in accordance with the Administrative Procedures Act (APA).

As the process begins for each rule, we will provide information regarding drafts of the rule, scheduled meetings, and the status of the rule when it enters the APA process.

Adopted Rules

Rate Review

Health Insurance Rate Review Rule effective January 1, 2014. Rule 2.000
 

Hospital Budget

Hospital Budget Rule effective January 1, 2013. Rule 3.000 
 

Certificate of Need

Department of Financial Regulation's CON rule, which applies to all CON matters for which an application was filed before January 1, 2013:  DFR Rule-H-2010-01
GMCB's CON Rule, which applies to all CON matters for which an application was filed on or after January 1, 2013: Rule 4.000 
 

Proposed Rules

Rule 5.000: Oversight of Accountable Care Organizations

The following is a link to proposed Rule 5.000, as filed with the Office of the Secretary of State and the Legislative Committee on Administrative Rules on August 29, 2017 pursuant to  3 V.S.A. § 841:

The following is a link to proposed Rule 5.000, as filed with the Interagency Committee on Administrative Rules on April 27, 2017 pursuant to 3 V.S.A. § 837:

 The following is a link to proposed Rule 5.000, as filed with the Office of the Secretary of State on May 19, 2017 pursuant to 3 V.S.A. § 838:

Public Hearing: The Green Mountain Care Board will hold a public hearing on Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. to receive public comments on the proposed rule. The hearing will be held at the Board’s offices on the second floor of the City Center Building at 89 Main Street, Montpelier, Vermont 05620-3601.  The Board will accept public comments on the Proposed Rule 5.000 through July 14, 2017.

To submit public comment, use the Public Comment Form.

The following is a link to proposed Rule 5.000, as filed with the Legislative Committee on Administrative Rules and the Office of the Secretary of State on August 29, 2017 pursuant to 3 V.S.A. § 831.

The following are links to amendments made to Rule 5.000 before the Legislative Committee on Administrative Rules.

The following is a link to adopted Rule 5.000, as filed with the Legislative Committee on Administrative Rules and the Office of the Secretary of State on November 2, 2017 pursuant to 3 V.S.A. § 843.

VHCURES

On September 25, 2013, Green Mountain Care Board hosted a meeting to discuss potential changes to VHCURES claims data program. The team presented a list of potential changes, with the goal of getting feedback from stakeholders. This input will inform next steps, which will include changes to the VHCURES rule, as well as policy-level changes in how the program is administered. Please direct all correspondence regarding this matter and any request for a copy of the audio from the September 25 meeting to Susan Barrett at susan.barrett@vermont.gov.

Policies

The Green Mountain Care Board has the authority to establish policies in order to carry out the provisions in Act 48. The Board has established a payment reform policy in conjunction with its payment reform pilot development.  Please see the policy here.

Contact Us

Green Mountain Care Board
3rd Floor City Center
89 Main Street
Montpelier, Vermont 05620-3601
802-828-2177

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