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.

Getting to Know: Silke Schoch, Research & Programs Manager

04/20/2020

Getting to Know: Silke Schoch, Research & Programs Manager Following is a Q&A to get to know Silke Schoch, Manager, Research & Programs, who began

Disease-Focused Charities Need Your Help

04/17/2020

By Christina Howerton, Manager, Marketing and New Media Disease-focused charities are providing vital support to people with chronic conditions during the COVID-19 pandemic. In this

The NHC’s New Value Classroom: Tools to Help Patient-Group Staff Engage on a Value Assessment

04/16/2020

By Elisabeth M. Oehrlein, PhD, MS, Senior Director, Research and Programs, and Aimee Lee Russell, Programs Associate The National Health Council’s (NHC’s) Value Initiative is

Accessibility, Adequacy, & Affordability of Health Care For Patients During & After The COVID-19 Emergency

04/16/2020

Dear Majority Leader McConnell, Minority Leader Schumer, Speaker Pelosi, and Minority Leader McCarthy: The 33 undersigned organizations, representing millions of patients and consumers across the

Building Capacity for Patient Engagement in Real-World Evidence Development

04/15/2020

Building Capacity for Patient Engagement in Real-World Evidence Development In January 2020, the National Health Council, in partnership with the Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy,

CMSS-NHC Primer: Enhancing Patient Partnerships

04/15/2020

CMSS-NHC Primer: Enhancing Patient Partnerships How Patient Organizations and Medical Societies Can Enhance Patient Engagement in Clinical Registries and Research Read more

Avoiding Discrimination while Treating COVID-19

04/13/2020

By Maddie Mason, Senior Associate, Policy One of the issues of great concern, as we reach a point in the COVID-19 emergency where some difficult

Patient Groups: Building Community During the COVID-19 Crisis

04/10/2020

By Susan Gaffney, Vice President, Membership, Development and Operations This is the third in a series of blog posts focusing on how the current climate

Patient Groups: Fundraising During the COVID-19 Crisis

04/10/2020

By Susan Gaffney, Vice President, Membership, Development and Operations This is the second in a series of blog post focusing on how the current climate