The Green Mountain Care Board plays a crucial role in health care reform in Vermont. It decides details like what procedures are covered and what they will cost employers and patients. It's a five-member board with a new leader.
Al Gobeille is a Burlington businessman and is now the chair of the Green Mountain Care Board. He is the only member who is not from the health care industry.
The state has come out with 18 coverage plans and their rates that the board needs to approve.
Al Gobeille appeared on The :30 to tell us more.