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 CEO Marc Boutin on Patients as Partners in Innovation, Education, and More at eyeforpharma

By Christina Howerton, Manager, Communications and New Media In April, National Health Council Chief Executive Marc Boutin, JD, participated in a fireside chat with Percival

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NHC Comments on CMS Request for Information: Reducing Administrative Burden to Put Patients over Paperwork

The National Health Council (NHC) appreciates the opportunity to respond to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS’) Request for Information entitled “Reducing Administrative

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Registration Now Open: 2019 Science of Patient Engagement Symposium

By Silke Schoch, Senior Associate, Programs The National Health Council (NHC) is excited to welcome research leaders, and anyone interested in the science of patient

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NHC Comment Letter: Enhancing the Diversity of Clinical Trial Populations—Eligibility Criteria, Enrollment Practices, and Trial Designs—Guidance for Industry

By Maddie Mason, Associate, Policy The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released draft guidance for industry titled “Enhancing the Diversity of Clinical Trial Populations

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NHC Comments on FDA’s Draft Guidance on Enhancing the Diversity of Clinical Trial Populations

The National Health Council (NHC) appreciates the opportunity to provide comments on the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA’s) draft guidance on Enhancing the Diversity of

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Core Outcome Sets – What are They?

By Aimee Lee Russell, Associate, Programs On Monday, July 15, Donna Messner, PhD, CEO and President of the Center for Medical Technology Policy (CMTP) introduced core

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NHC 2019 Science of Patient Engagement Symposium Highlights Using Data Science, Technology, and Patient Engagement to Personalize Health Care

By Silke Schoch, Senior Associate, Programs On October 28 and 29, the National Health Council (NHC) held its third annual Science of Patient Engagement Symposium

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Join Us in Raising Awareness for These Causes in August

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

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What Matters Most for Treatment Decisions in Hepatitis C: Effectiveness, Costs, and Altruism

The following is an excerpt from a study co-authored by Eleanor M. Perfetto, PhD, MS, National Health Council’s Executive Vice President, Strategic Initiatives, published on

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