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.

MCDA: A Way to Put Patient Concerns Front and Center in Value Assessment?

11/19/2020

By Elisabeth Oehrlein and Eleanor Perfetto, National Health Council, and Kimberly Westrich, National Pharmaceutical Council The National Health Council and National Pharmaceutical Council today released

Member Spotlight – Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation

11/16/2020

By Theo Smith, Associate, Marketing & Communications   Known collectively as inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis are painful, medically incurable diseases that

NHC Comments on PCORI’s Proposed Principles

11/12/2020

By Maddie Mason, Senior Associate, Policy  The National Health Council (NHC) submitted comments to the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) on their Proposed Principles Consideration of the Full Range

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Proposed Principles Comment Letter

11/12/2020

The National Health Council (NHC) appreciates the opportunity to provide comments on the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Proposed Principles for the Consideration of the

Getting to Know: Kelsie Majercak, Research Intern

11/09/2020

Getting to Know: Kelsie Majercak, Research Intern Following is a Q&A to get to know Kelsie Majercak, Research Intern, who began working at the National

Current Landscape of Patient-Generated Data and Data Privacy

11/06/2020

Current Landscape of Patient-Generated Data and Data Privacy Moderator: Elisabeth M. Oehrlein, PhD, MS, Senior Director, Research & Programs, National Health Council Craig Lipset, Advisor

Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis: Can It Help Make Value Assessment More Patient-Centered?

11/03/2020

Join us on Nov. 19 from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. ET for a webinar, held in tandem with release of a white paper summarizing findings from a Roundtable on Patient-Centered Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis (MCDA), co-hosted by the NHC and National Pharmaceutical Council earlier this year. Speakers will introduce MCDA and describe comments, suggestions, and takeaways that emerged during the discussion.

Medicare Coverage of Innovative Technology and Definition of Reasonable and Necessary

11/02/2020

Medicare Coverage of Innovative Technology (MCIT) Pathway We applaud CMS for creating the Medicare Coverage of Innovative Technology (MCIT) pathway to accelerate the coverage of

2021 Open Enrollment

11/02/2020

2021 Open Enrollment Resources The Affordable Care Act (ACA) Marketplace is now open! The ACA Marketplace offers health insurance plans for millions of Americans that