SASH

What We Do

SASH coordinates the resources of social-service agencies, community health providers and nonprofit housing organizations to support Vermonters who choose to live independently at home. Individualized, on-site support is provided by a Wellness Nurse and a SASH Care Coordinator.

Who We Serve

SASH serves older adults as well as people with special needs who receive Medicare support. SASH touches the lives of approximately 5,000 people throughout Vermont.

How We Impact

Benefits to SASH Participants:

  • Improved quality of life

  • Comprehensive health and wellness assessments

  • Individualized Healthy Living Plans

  • Money savings through preventive health care

  • Regular check-ins by caring staff

  • Health coaching and access to wellness nurses

  • Help in planning for successful transitions (e.g., following hospitalization), navigating long-term care options and during a crisis

  • Access to prevention and wellness programs

  • Support in self-managing medications

Budget information

SASH grants:

SFY2019    SFY2018    SFY2017   SFY2016

$974,023   $974,023   $974,023  $974,023

MCO Investment expenditures for SASH: includes indirect allocations to GC MCO (per DAIL business office):

SFY2019 plan   SFY2018 est.   SFY2017 actual   SFY2016 actual

$1,024,000       $1,023,000      $1,022,170          $1,013,283   

Performance Measures
Time
Period
Current Actual Value
Current Target Value
Current
Trend
Baseline
% Change
PM
2018
52
44
1
26%
PM
2018
25
0
0%
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