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 Comments on Patient-Focused Drug Development Guidance: Methods To Identify What Is Important to Patients and Select, Develop, or Modify Fit-for-Purpose Clinical Outcome Assessments


The National Health Council (NHC) is pleased to provide comments on the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) discussion documents related to Guidance 2: “Methods to

The NHC’s Policymaking Process


By Eric Gascho, Vice President, Policy & Government Affairs The National Health Council (NHC) has a member-driven policy development process, which was just completed for

Steven Taylor to Lead 2019 National Health Council Board of Directors


Washington, DC — Dec. 11, 2018 — At its annual membership meeting today, the National Health Council (NHC) elected its officers and new members of

FDA’s Roadmap to Patient-Focused Outcome Measurement in Clinical Trials


FDA’s Roadmap to Patient-Focused Outcome Measurement in Clinical Trials This webinar featured Laurie Burke, MPH, Founder of the LORA Group, LLC introduced participants to a

NHC Publishes White Paper on Overcoming Barriers to Amplify the Patient Voice in Value Assessment


By Dr. Elisabeth Oehrlein, Senior Director, Research & Programs The National Health Council (NHC) published on Monday our latest white paper, A Dialogue on Patient-Centered

Health-care marketplace confusion — here are all of the facts


There’s Still Time to Get Covered!


By: Theo Smith, NHC Communications Intern The open enrollment period for health insurance coverage through the Affordable Care Act (ACA), or Obamacare, is underway, ending

American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network Releases Poll on Attitudes about Health Coverage for Pre-Existing Conditions


By: Eric Gascho, Vice President of Policy and Government Affairs The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) commissioned a poll of Americans across

NPC: Bringing Patient-Centeredness to Quality Measurement in Health Care


The following is an exerpt from a new National Pharmaceutical Council (NPC) blog. Quality measures can help payers to reward better care, providers to take