Putting Patients First: NHC Blog

Wednesday, August 8, 2018
The National Health Council (NHC) is exploring how we communicate our work to members and to external audiences. More
Friday, August 3, 2018
On July 31, the National Health Council (NHC) hosted an invitational dialogue on Patient-Centered Value Assessment. More
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
Today, the Trump Administration announced the final rule that allows the purchase of short-term health plans with incomplete coverage compared to insurance p More
Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Welcome to the National Health Council Blog, Putting Patients First, where we’ll discuss trends, innovations, efforts, and challenges in patient-centered health care. More
Thursday, July 19, 2018
Earlier this month, The New York Times began tracking ways the Trump Administration has been decreasing the impact of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). More
Thursday, July 19, 2018
We’re hosting our annual Chief Medical/Scientific Officers Conference on October 15-16 in Washington, DC. More
Monday, July 2, 2018
The National Health Council and the entire patient community embrace the Food and Drug Administration’s forward-thinking efforts to engage patients early and often to make drug development truly patient-focused. More
Thursday, June 28, 2018
On June 26, 2018, we hosted a webinar with top value-based insurance-design expert Dr. A. Mark Fendrick.* The webinar consisted of Dr. Fendrick presenting his findings of a recent study that examines how current IRS policy on high-deductible health plans (HDHPs) and health savings accounts (HSAs) impacts Americans living with chronic conditions. More