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.

The 21st Century Cures: Requirement on Patient Experience Data and Related Information


By Aimee Lee Russell, Associate, Programs On Friday, November 8, Annie Kennedy, Chief of Policy & Advocacy, EveryLife Foundation for Rare Diseases, and Meghana Chalasani,

Smoothing Medicare Beneficiaries’ Out-of-Pocket Drug Costs


Below is an exerpt from an op-ed published today by Morning Consult. In it, Marc Boutin, JD, National Health Council Chief Executive Officer, and Sue

Member Spotlight: American Nurses Association


By Katherine Scott, Senior Manager, Member Services & Certifications The American Nurses Association (ANA) is the premier organization representing the interests of the nation’s 4

NHC Chief Medical/Scientific Officer Affinity Group Discusses Perspectives on Value Assessment


By Aimee Lee Russell, Programs Associate The National Health Council (NHC) Chief Medical/Scientific Officer (CMSO) Affinity Group Meeting was held on October 28 in conjunction

Webinar: Perspectives on the FDA’s 2nd Patient-Focused Drug Development Guidance


Webinar: Perspectives on the FDA’s 2nd Patient-Focused Drug Development Guidance The National Health Council and our member organizations present a webinar on the FDA’s second

Two Approaches to Medicaid


By Jennifer Dexter, Director, Policy Medicaid is a jointly funded state and federal government health insurance program for an estimated 65.5 million people in the

2019 Washington Representatives Retreat


2019 Washington Representatives Retreat Each year, the National Health Council (NHC) hosts the Washington Representatives Retreat, a two-day event to gather staff from NHC member organizations

Join Us in Raising Awareness for These Causes in November


By Theo Smith, Communications Intern Patient advocacy organizations work tirelessly to educate, promote, advocate, and raise awareness and funding for their causes. Awareness months give

What is Open Enrollment?


By Eric Gascho, Vice President, Policy & Government Affairs Open Enrollment is the period when individuals who do not have employer-sponsored insurance can purchase a