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.

Patients need a health system that helps them make informed decisions


The following is an excerpt from an op-ed by National Health Council Chief Executive Officer Marc Boutin and FasterCures Executive Director Tanisha Carino, published on

President Trump’s Executive Order on Pricing Transparency


By Maddie Mason, Associate, Policy President Donald Trump delivered an executive order (EO) on June 24, 2019 titled “Improving Price and Quality Transparency in American

Development of the National Health Council Patient Experience Mapping Toolbox


By Elisabeth Oehrlein, PhD, MS, Senior Director, Research and Programs The National Health Council (NHC) has kicked off an exciting new project to further our work

Core Outcome Sets


Core Outcome Sets This webinar featured Donna Messner, PhD, President & CEO at the Center for Medical Technology Policy. Dr. Messner is President and CEO

Member Spotlight: Lupus Foundation of America


By Kelly Garrity, Senior Director, Membership Services and Development The Lupus Foundation of America works to improve the quality of life for all people affected

Introducing the NHC’s Rubric to Capture the Patient Voice


Introducing the NHC’s Rubric to Capture the Patient Voice This webinar was hosted in tandem with the release of our new tool: The National Health

The National Health Council Announces the Release of a Rubric to Capture the Patient Voice


By Silke Schoch, Senior Associate, Programs Over the past few decades a cultural shift has been occurring in the health care ecosystem. There is finally

NHC’s Support of a Cap on Out-of-Pocket Costs for Medicare Part D


Dear Chairman Grassley and Ranking Member Wyden: As the Senate Finance Committee is crafting legislation related to prescription drug and other health care costs, the

Update: Lowering Health Care Costs Act of 2019


The Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) advanced bipartisan legislation to lower health care costs with a 20-3 vote on June 26,