On February 18, 2005, a forum for legislators
Putting It All Together: the Moving Pieces of the Health Care Puzzle
was hosted by a cooperative effort of health care associations and stakeholders and staffed by VAHHS.

For more information contact:
Vermont Association of Hospitals and Health Systems
148 Main Street, Montpelier, VT 05602 – PHONE (802) 223-3461 – FAX (802) 223-0364
www.vahhs.org
Contact: Megan megan@vahhs.org

Putting It All Together- The Moving Pieces of the Health Care Puzzle

RESOURCES

A set of resources have been gathered for this session, and they can be accessed through the links below:

ACCESS TO HEALTH CARE FOR ALL VERMONTERS
A Report of the Vermont Ethics Network’s
Study Circles Project on Access to Health Care for All Vermonters
May 2002
Beginning the Dialogue and Action
-What Is Access to Health Care?
-Is Health Care a Right, Responsibility or Privilege?
-Establishing Priorities, Making a Difference
Vermont Ethics Network, 89 Main St., Drawer 20, Montpelier, Vermont 05620-3601

VERMONT HEALTH CARE QUALITY REPORT 2003
Safety – Patient centeredness – Timeliness – Efficiency and Resource Consumption – Equity – Effectiveness
Vermont Program for Quality in Healthcare
P.O. Box 1356, Montpelier,VT 05601-1356
Web site: www.vpqhc.org

FAQs About Health Coverage and the Vermont Health Insurance Marker- January 2004
Department of Banking, Insurance, Securities and Health Care Administration
89 Main Street, Drawer 20, Montpelier, VT 05620-3601
Web site: www.bishca.state.vt.us

VERMONT HEALTH CARE EXPENDITURE ANALYSIS FORECAST- 02-06
A report to the Vermont General Assembly as required under 18 V.S.A. ¤ 9406 (b)(1)-(4)
December 2003
Department of Banking, Insurance, Securities and Health Care Administration
89 Main Street, Drawer 20, Montpelier, VT 05620-3601
Web site: www.bishca.state.vt.us

VERMONT HEALTH CARE EXPENDITURE ANALYSIS & FORECAST- INITIAL RELEASE 2002
April 2004
Department of Banking, Insurance, Securities and Health Care Administration
89 Main Street, Drawer 20, Montpelier, VT 05620-3601
Web site: www.bishca.state.vt.us

HSC Issue Brief, No. 86 July 2004
RHETORIC VS. REALITY- EMPLOYER VIEWS ON CONSUMER-DRIVEN HEALTH CARE
by Sally Trude and Leslie Conwell
ISSUE BRIEFS are published by the Center for Studying Health System Change
600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Suite 550, Washington, DC 20024-2512
Web site: www.hschange.org

HSC Issue Brief, No. 86 July 2004
EMPLOYERS SHIFT RISING HEALTH CARE COSTS TO WORKERS- NO LONG-TERM SOLUTION IN SIGHT
by Lydia Regopoulos and Sally Trude
ISSUE BRIEFS are published by the Center for Studying Health System Change.
600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Suite 550, Washington, DC 20024-2512
Web site: www.hschange.org

KFF Factsheet on Medicaid Costs- The Medicaid Program at a Glance – January 2004
Kaiser Commission on Medicaid Facts, Kaiser Family Foundation
1330 G Street, NW, Washington, D.C. 20005
Web site: www.KFF.org

KFF Medicare at a Glance- March 2004
Kaiser Family Foundation
1330 G Street, NW, Washington, D.C. 20005
Web site: www.KFF.org

KFF Medicare Prescription Drug Law Fact Sheet
March 2004
Kaiser Family Foundation
1330 G Street, NW, Washington, D.C. 20005
Web site: www.KFF.org

NCHC Specifications for Reform
Building a Better Health Care System
National Coalition on Health Care
1200 G Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20005
Web site: www.nchc.org