One New State-Owned, State-Run, Stand-Alone State Hospital?? Plan Inching Forward. June 28, 2011 8:51 am "[VSEA] welcomes the changed focus. In 2004, the VSEA suggested the state build a new 70-bed hospital on state-owned land in central Vermont for a cost then estimated at $29 million." Related: State Hospital To Seek Re-Certification!