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.

CDC: Flu shot kept about 50% from going to doctor

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released new data about the current flu season. Below is an exerpt from an article by The Hill.

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NHC Comments on ICER Unsupported Price Increase Assessment

The National Health Council (NHC) is pleased to provide comments on the Institute for Clinical and Economic Review’s (ICER) solicitation for feedback on the Unsupported

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Glossary of Patient Engagement Terms

The definitions of these terms, which includes Family Caregiver, Meaningful Engagement, and Patient-Focused Drug Development, stem largely from our patient engagement work, including our ‘Patient-Focused

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Member Spotlight: Axovant Gene Therapies

By: Kelly Garrity, Senior Director, Membership Services and Development New NHC member Axovant operates with a sense of urgency to develop and deliver innovative gene

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Congress’ and HHS’ Health Care Policy Priorities: Lowering Drug Costs

By: Eric Gascho, Vice President of Policy and Government Affairs Both the Senate Finance Committee and the House Committee on Oversight and Reform focused their

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NHC Comments on Framework for a Real-World Evidence Program; Availability

The National Health Council (NHC) is pleased to provide comments on the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) solicitation for feedback on FDA’s framework for a

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NHC Members Celebrate American Heart Month

In 1964, President Lyndon B. Johnson recognized February as the nation’s first official American Heart Month (AHM). Since his proclamation, all succeeding presidents are annually

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Getting Ready for the Use of Real-World Evidence

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The Proposed Rule on Drug Rebates

The following statement is from NHC’s Chief Executive Officer, Marc Boutin, JD: Today’s announcement by Secretary Azar and Inspector General Levinson appears to be a

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