Wide Rande 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.

Infographic: NHC Policy Proposals for Reducing Health Care Costs

We recently updated our health care cost policy recommendations to better reflect the current health care environment and help guide Congress and the Trump administration

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CMS Releases Final Marketplace Rule for 2020

By Madison Mason, Policy Associate, National Health Council The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently published its final rule for the 2020 Notice

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Join Us in Raising Awareness of these Causes in May

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

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Member Spotlight: Charcot-Marie-Tooth Association

By: Kelly Garrity, Senior Director, Membership Services and Development The Charcot-Marie-Tooth Association (CMTA) is the leading patient advocacy organization supporting research to develop treatments for

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Patient-Focused Medical Product Case Examples

Patient-Focused Medical Product Development Case Examples About Patient-Focused Medical Product Development Patient-focused medical product development is a mechanism by which stakeholders, including but not limited

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NHC Updates its Policy Recommendations for Lowering Health Care Costs

By: Eric Gascho, Vice President of Policy and Government Affairs The National Health Council (NHC) endeavors to promote increased access to affordable, high-value, sustainable health

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Introduction to the Standards of Excellence Certification Program®

By Kim Williams, Senior Associate, Member Services and Certifications The National Health Council (NHC) membership is comprised of the nation’s leading patient advocacy organizations, which

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National Health Council Launches New Online 2018 Annual Report

The National Health Council (NHC) brings diverse organizations together to drive patient-led, patient-centered health policy. We are always eager to communicate our accomplishments and value.

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Getting to Know: Kelly Garrity, Senior Director, Membership Services and Development

Following is a Q&A to get to know Kelly Garrity, Senior Director, Membership Services and Development, who has worked at the National Health Council for

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