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 Members Celebrate American Heart Month

02/06/2019

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

The Proposed Rule on Drug Rebates

01/31/2019

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

Kaiser Health News: Ads For Short-Term Plans Lacking ACA Protections Swamped Consumers’ Online Searches

01/31/2019

Below is an excerpt from a Kaiser Heath News article published today. Read the full article. Consumers shopping for insurance online last fall — using

Recent NHC Comments Submitted to FDA & CMS

01/29/2019

By Eric Gascho, NHC Vice President of Policy and Government Affairs The National Health Council frequently submits letters and comments on the administration’s rules and

Flu Season Update: More Than Half of the US Population Remains Unvaccinated

01/28/2019

By: Hannah Barnett, NHC Communications Intern For the first time ever, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is reporting nearly real-time data from

NHC Comments on Modernizing Part D and Medicare Advantage to Lower Drug Prices and Reduce Out of Pocket Expenses

01/25/2019

The National Health Council (NHC) appreciates the opportunity to respond to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS’) Proposed Rule entitled “Modernizing Part D

The NHC Launches New Educational Program on Health Economics and Value Assessment

01/24/2019

Today, the National Health Council launched our second online educational program, “In the Pursuit of Value: An Introduction to Health Economics and Value Assessment.” Tailored

The NHC and NPC Partner to Publish Paper on Patient-Community Perspectives on Real-World Evidence

01/23/2019

By: Jennifer Schleman, Senior Director, Marketing, Communications and Public Relations The National Health Council (NHC) and the National Pharmaceutical Council (NPC) co-authored Patient-Community Perspectives on

The NHC Receives PhRMA Foundation Research Award in Value Assessment

01/18/2019

The NHC recently received a PhRMA Foundation Research Award in Value Assessment (VA) for our project, Methods Principles for Using Patient-Provided Information to Improve Real-World