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 Accountable Care Organizations Pathways to Success

10/16/2018

The National Health Council (NHC) appreciates the opportunity to respond to the Proposed Rule entitled, “Medicare Shared Savings Program; Accountable Care Organizations Pathways to Success”

NHC Comments on FDA Standard Core Clinical Outcome Assessments and Endpoints

10/15/2018

The NHC supports the FDA’s interest in promoting the “development of publicly available, standard core sets of Clinical Outcome Assessment (COA) measures for specific disease

Member Spotlight: Food Allergy Research & Education

10/15/2018

By Kelly Garrity, Senior Director, Member Services and Development The following is one of a series of posts highlighting National Health Council members. If you

Elevating and Improving Patient-Focused Drug Development

10/10/2018

By Jason Harris, NHC Associate Director, Policy and Programs The driving force behind all of our work at the National Health Council (NHC) is meaningfully

NHC Communications Affinity Group: Networking, Sharing Ideas, Addressing Challenges

10/03/2018

By Jennifer Schleman, NHC Senior Director, Marketing, Communications & Public Relations Made up of the senior public relations and communications professionals from the National Health

Nearly 90 Patient Advocacy Organizations Sign Letter to Secretary Azar on the Administration’s Step Therapy Policy

10/01/2018

By: Eric Gascho, NHC Vice President, Policy and Government Affairs Millions of Americans with chronic diseases and disabilities rely on drug therapies to treat their

Letter to Secretary Azar on the Administration’s Step Therapy Policy

09/26/2018

In a letter to the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services Alex Azar, we strongly urge the Administration to accompany the policy

NHC Comments on Medicare Program: Proposed Changes to Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment and Ambulatory Surgical Center Payment Systems and Quality Reporting Programs

09/26/2018

The NHC fully supports the Administration’s efforts to increase transparency of hospital charges and to combat the nation’s opioid crisis through increasing access to alternative

Spotlight: Medical Innovation Action Team

09/25/2018

By Katie Soisson, NHC Policy Associate The NHC’s Action Teams are an integral part of the organization’s policy-making process and serve as one of the