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.

Ending Surprise Medical Billing

04/09/2020

Dear Majority Leader McConnell, Minority Leader Schumer, Speaker Pelosi, and Minority Leader McCarthy: The 30 undersigned organizations, representing millions of patients and consumers across the

Expansion of Paid Family Leave Act

04/09/2020

Dear Speaker Pelosi and Leaders McConnell, Schumer, and McCarthy, The 157 undersigned organizations, representing millions of patients and consumers from across America, urge Congress to

Member Spotlight: Mental Health America

04/09/2020

By Katherine Scott, Senior Manager, Membership Services and Certifications Founded in 1909 by Clifford W. Beers, Mental Health America (MHA) is the nation’s leading community-based nonprofit dedicated to

Susan Gaffney Joins the National Health Council as Vice President, Membership, Development & Operations

04/09/2020

Washington, DC – April 8, 2020 – The National Health Council (NHC) has named Susan Gaffney, as Vice President, Membership, Development, and Operations. In this

Update: NHC to Host Introduction to Real-World Evidence & Real-World Data Trainings

04/06/2020

By Silke Schoch, Manager, Research & Programs Background In 2017, the National Health Council (NHC) held a meeting, Patient Perspectives on Real-World Evidence: A Roundtable

Join Us in Raising Awareness for These Causes in April

04/02/2020

Join Us in Raising Awareness for These Causes in April By Theo Smith, Communications Intern Patient advocacy organizations work tirelessly to educate, promote, advocate, and

ICER’s Updated Value Framework

03/30/2020

By Aimee Lee Russell, Associate, Research & Programs On Friday, March 20,  Steve Pearson, MD, MSc, Founder and President of the Institute for Clinical and

Webinar Summary: Coronavirus Preparedness for People with Chronic Diseases

03/26/2020

Webinar Summary: Coronavirus Preparedness for People with Chronic Diseases By Theo Smith, Communications Intern On Friday, March 13, the National Health Council (NHC) held a

Member Spotlight: Alpha-1 Foundation

03/26/2020

By Katherine Scott, Senior Manager, Membership Services and Certifications The Alpha-1 Foundation was founded in 1995 by John Walsh, Sandy Lindsey, and Susan Stanley, three