Wide Range of resources on complex issues

We offer a wide range of resources on complex issues that impact all people with chronic conditions. Resources include member-specific services, frequent meetings and events, publications, and comments on rules and legislation.

NHC Comments on Proposed 2022 Notice of Benefit and Payment Parameters

01/14/2021

By Madison Mason, Senior Associate, Policy  On December 30, 2020, the National Health Council (NHC) submitted comments to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on their proposed Notice

Randall L. Rutta Named NHC Chief Executive Officer

01/12/2021

Randall L. Rutta Named NHC Chief Executive Officer WASHINGTON, DC, January 12, 2021 – The National Health Council (NHC) Board of Directors has named Randall (Randy)

House of Representatives Health Care Innovation Caucus

01/11/2021

On behalf of the National Health Council (NHC), I want to thank you for your leadership of the Health Care Innovation Caucus and your efforts to move

2021 Health Leadership Conference To Bring Executives and Board Members Of Patient Advocacy Organizations Together

01/11/2021

By Theo Smith, Associate, Marketing & Communications   The National Health Council (NHC) is hosting its annual 2021 Health Leadership Conference (HLC) virtually on Wednesday, February 10 and Thursday, February 11. Registration is

A Blueprint for Effective Health Outreach to Vulnerable Communities: Meeting Patients Where They Are

01/07/2021

Guest Contributor: Bansri Desai, PharmD, PhD Candidate in Pharmaceutical Health Services Research, University of Maryland School of Pharmacy  In a session entitled, “A Blueprint for Effective Health

Evaluating the Quality of Real-World Evidence

01/06/2021

Evaluating the Quality of Real-World Evidence Event Time: 12:00 – 12:45 p.m. ET Event Location: Virtual, Zoom Moderator: Elisabeth Oehrlein, PhD, MS, Assistant Vice President,

The Role of Real-World Evidence in Regulatory Decision-Making

01/04/2021

The Role of Real-World Evidence in Regulatory Decision-Making Event Time: 12:00 – 12:45 p.m. ET Event Location: Virtual, Zoom Moderator: Mark McClellan, MD, PhD, Director,

Reducing Provider and Patient Burden by Improving Prior Authorization Processes, and Promoting Patients’ Electronic Access to Health Information for Medicaid Managed Care Plans

01/04/2021

 The National Health Council (NHC) appreciates the opportunity to provide comments on the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ (CMS) proposed rule refining prior authorization

HHS Notice of Benefit and Payment Parameters for 2022 and Pharmacy Benefit Manager Standards

01/04/2021

The National Health Council (NHC) appreciates the opportunity to provide comments on the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ (CMS) proposed rule on the Benefit