News Releases

Friday, July 15, 2016
National Health Council Applauds Provisions of PDUFA Agreement More
Wednesday, June 29, 2016
New board members were elected during a meeting of the NHC Board of Directors on June 14 to fill vacancies resulting from the retirement of two members.  More
Monday, June 13, 2016
PCORI has awarded the NHC $246,300 through the PCORI Eugene Washington Engagement Award program to create a patient-specific curriculum on health care quality. More
Monday, March 28, 2016
To help incorporate the patient perspective in the debate over value, the NHC released a Patient-Centered Value Model Rubric. More
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
The NHC described the 2017 NBPP issued by CMS as taking two steps forward to enhance the health insurance marketplace, but a big step back. More
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
The NHC thanked the Senate for approving the nomination of Dr. Robert Califf to be the next Commissioner of the FDA.  More
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
The NHC publicly thanks the FDA for incorporating numerous recommendations from the patient advocacy community in its report. More
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
The NHC publicly thanked the Members of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions for unanimously approving the nomination of Dr. Robert... More
Monday, December 14, 2015
The National Health Council (NHC) announced that Tracy Hart of Gaithersburg, Maryland, will be the 2016 chairperson of the NHC’s Board of Directors.  More