Vermont Health Connect

New England News
6:10 am
Mon September 16, 2013

Governor To Kick Off Vt. Health Connect Forums

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Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin is set this week to help kick off a series of forums for small businesses to learn about the new health insurance exchange being created under the federal Affordable Care Act.

A program Wednesday from 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Montpelier's Capitol Plaza hotel and conference center will be geared to helping small businesses learn what they need to know as they prepare to shop in the Vermont Health Connect exchange for health insurance.

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North Country News
10:30 pm
Tue September 3, 2013

Vt. Health Connect Exchange Sets up Hotline

Vermont Health Connect — the health care marketplace, or exchange, being set up under the federal Affordable Care Act, has a new toll-free number where people can call to get their questions answered.

The customer support hotline is available nearly a month in advance of the startup date for enrollments in the new health insurance offerings. Vermont Health Connect will formally begin signing people up on Oct. 1 for coverage to take effect on Jan. 1.

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North Country News
9:45 pm
Thu July 25, 2013

Officials Offer Update on Vermont Health Connect

Officials involved in setting up Vermont's new health care exchange say they're confident it will be ready to enroll individuals and small businesses by its scheduled Oct. 1 startup date.

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North Country News
7:30 pm
Tue July 16, 2013

Vermont Rebuts U.S. House Panel on Health Exchange

The state of Vermont is telling a U.S. House panel it has every right to set up a state health insurance exchange and require individuals and small businesses to purchase their health coverage through it.

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North Country News
11:15 pm
Wed July 10, 2013

Vermont Getting Nearly $619,000 in Health Grants

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Vermont is getting nearly $619,000 in grants to enroll the uninsured in new health coverage options made available by the Affordable Care Act.

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North Country News
7:30 pm
Mon July 8, 2013

Vermont Announces Rates Under Health Exchange

Vermont regulators have announced monthly rates for health insurance to be sold under Vermont Health Connect, the health insurance exchange being set up to comply with the federal Affordable Care Act.

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North Country News
10:15 pm
Tue July 2, 2013

U.S. House Panel: Vermont Exchange Violates ACA

A U.S. House committee is investigating what it says is an apparent violation by Vermont of the federal health insurance overhaul law.

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North Country News
7:45 pm
Mon June 10, 2013

Vermont Board Begins Review of Rates Under Exchange

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The board overseeing efforts to overhaul Vermont's health insurance system has begun reviewing the rates customers will be expected to pay under the Vermont Health Connect exchange.

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North Country News
12:30 pm
Thu May 23, 2013

Grants Awarded to Provide Health Exchange Enrollment Help

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Vermont Health Connect has awarded $2 million in grants to 18 organizations to provide in-person enrollment assistance for the state’s new healthcare exchange.

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North Country News
5:00 pm
Mon April 1, 2013

Vermont First State to Post Health Care Exchange Rates

Vermonters who plan to seek health insurance through the federal Affordable Care Act can now begin to make choices about the coverage they want.

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