Public Forum to Stop Health Insurance Rate Hikes

July 23, 2019 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm

Health insurance premiums for Blue Cross plans on Vermont Health Connect have risen **40 percent** in just five years. Now, Blue Cross and MVP are asking for 15.6 and 8.5 percent average increases for next year’s health insurance premiums.

Join us on Tuesday, July 23rd to testify at a public forum about the impact of skyrocketing health insurance premiums and deductibles on you and your family.

  • Tuesday, July 23rd, 4:30 - 6:30pm
  • Come early at 3:30pm for an informational picket against the rate hikes
  • Montpelier City Hall, 39 Main St in Montpelier

Planning to come? Can't make it? Either way, fill out the form below to submit a public comment.

Submit a Public Comment
The public comment period on proposed health insurance rates is open until July 24th, 2019. Fill out the form below and the Vermont Workers' Center will forward it to the Green Mountain Care Board at gmcb.board@vermont.gov. All comments are part of the public record.
What do you want to say about the proposed Vermont Health Connect rate increases?
How would these rate hikes impact the affordability, access and/or quality of healthcare for you and your family? Keep in mind that these comments are public, so don't share any information you don't want others to know.