The spread of COVID-19 both internationally and domestically has significantly impacted many aspects of the health care ecosystem
The following resources are intended to help NHC members and others in the patient advocacy community manage and communicate about COVID-19. This is a very fluid situation, and there are likely to be ongoing changes and new impacts and information emerging daily. Please check back frequently for updates.
NHC Staff Contacts
Any media inquiries related to this topic should be directed to Jennifer Schleman, NHC’s Assistant Vice President, Marketing and Communications, via email or phone at 202-973-0550. Please contact the NHC before quoting any information on this topic as this is a rapidly evolving situation and information may have changed since its initial posting or airing. Thank you.
Any member questions about public policy related to COVID-19 should be directed to Eric Gascho, NHC’s Vice President, Policy and Government Affairs, via email or phone at 202-973-0545.
Any member requests for sample HR policies/procedures or best practices in meeting management should be directed to Susan Gaffney, Vice President, Membership, Development, and Operations via email or phone at 202-973-0552.
NHC Weekly Webinar Series on Organizational Impacts for Members Only
In support of our members, the NHC will hold a weekly webinar to provide a venue for NHC-member patient-group and non-profit Chief Executive Officers to network and share information on: actions taken, policies implemented, data generated; innovations/technologies/approaches being used for fund raising and to replace cancelled events; and advocacy for polices regarding financial relief for nonprofits (in any proposals for relief to the economy). For more information, please contact Dr. Eleanor Perfetto, Executive Vice President of Strategic Initiatives.
Other NHC Resources
Resources from NHC Members
- Hemophilia Federation of America
- American Lung Association
- American Cancer Society
- American Heart Association
- Pulmonary Hypertension Association
- Alliance for Aging Research
- Beyond Celiac
- American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
- Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America
- COPD Foundation
- Lupus Foundation of America
- The Spondylitis Association of America
- National Kidney Foundation