The National Health Council (NHC) historically has engaged in health equity advocacy through much of the work that we do with our members. The national dialogue on equity that emerged in 2020 strengthened our resolve to focus on a more coordinated, mission-focused approach to our health equity work.
The NHC’s Reducing Health Care Costs (HCC) Initiative, which began in 2016, critically screens a range of policy proposals designed to curb health care costs and establish policy recommendations. The HCC Initiative prioritizes patient-centered policies that contribute to equitable health care access.
Patient Experience Mapping Toolbox About the Toolbox The Patient Experience Mapping Toolbox is a set of publicly available resources to help researchers engage and document patients’ experiences before getting a […]
A Dialogue on Value Assessment that Meets the Needs of Patients and Employers Value assessment (VA) is a process that brings together stakeholders to evaluate the clinical, economic, social, organizational, […]
Clinical Outcome Assessment (COA) Webinar Series The National Health Council hosted a 12-part webinar series on Clinical Outcome Assessment (COA), intended to help the patient community better equip itself to […]
Recent NHC Staff Presentations and Interviews About Real-World Evidence and Real-World Data In May 2021, Dr. Elisabeth Oehrlein presented at the National Academy workshop, Building Data Capacity for Patient-centered Outcomes […]
All available COVID-19 vaccines are recognized by FDA as a safe and effective. The best vaccine is the one available to you. It is crucial those with chronic diseases and disabilities get priority access for COVID-19 vaccinations.
The National Health Council (NHC) is seeking proposals from firms interested in providing a range of consulting services to inform and support the development the NHC’s next three-year strategic plan. […]
Real-World Evidence Glossary How This Glossary Was Developed The terms selected for inclusion in this glossary were identified based on a targeted literature review and in the expertise of NHC and Duke-Margolis staff and expert advisors. The following process was used: […]
Real-World Data and Real-World Evidence Webinar Scholarship The National Health Council, in collaboration with the Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy Real-World Evidence Collaborative, received a PCORI Eugene Washington Engagement Contract […]