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.

Expansion of Paid Family Leave Act

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

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Member Spotlight: Mental Health America

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

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

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

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

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

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Join Us in Raising Awareness for These Causes in April

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

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ICER’s Updated Value Framework

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

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Webinar Summary: Coronavirus Preparedness for People with Chronic Diseases

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

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Member Spotlight: Alpha-1 Foundation

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

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Coronavirus Preparedness For People With Chronic Diseases: What Do Caregivers Need to Know?

Coronavirus Preparedness For People With Chronic Diseases: What do Caregivers Need to Know? Event Time: 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. ET Event Location: Webex Co-Sponsored by

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