Public Comment

The Green Mountain Care Board encourages Vermonters to comment on health system reform.


Here's how to comment:

1. You can always comment by filling out our Comment Form.

2. Sometimes there is an official comment period on a specific topic which will be listed on this page under Special Public Comment Period.

3. If you're looking for a specific GMCB open docket for the insurance rate review process or comment, go to our Rate Review page.

4. If you're looking for a specific GMCB Certificate of Need document, go to our Certificate of Need page.

All public comments received by the Green Mountain Care Board are “public records” under Vermont law.  Absent a specific exemption to the Vermont Access to Public Records Act, any member of the public may access public comments by contacting us at 1-802-828-2177.  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.  The Board may, however, redact confidential information from public comments and post the redacted versions. 

Special Public Comment Period 


The Board has opened a special comment period for the Proposed FY17 DRAFT Hospital Budget Policy document. The special public comment period will be open today, Wednesday, January 27, until Wednesday, February 10, 2016.   


The Board has opened a special comment period for the All-Payer Model Term Sheet Proposal.


Vermont All-Payer Model Term Sheet Proposal, January 25, 2016
Vermont CMMI All-Payer Model Term Sheet, January 25, 2016
All-Payer Model One-Page Summary, January 25, 2016


Previous Special Public Comment Periods


Questions?  Call 802.828-2177 or e-mail