Statement by John Rother, President & CEO of National Coalition on Health Care “People with multiple chronic conditions account for the majority of health spending, and their care is too fragmented and costly. This legislation is a promising beginning of the effort to address the problem, but certainly not the end. “NCHC applauds the Committee, its Members, […]
Archives for May 2017
Letter from Trust for America’s Health on behalf of 500+ organizations warning of the dire consequences of repealing the Prevention and Public Health Fund (the Prevention Fund), which is repealed by the American Health Care Act (H.R. 1628) at the end of FY 2018.
NCHC member National Multiple Sclerosis Society has a bold vision: a world free of multiple sclerosis (MS). MS is a very aggressive disease affecting the brain, spinal cord, and optic nerves in the eyes, and a staggering 2.3 million people worldwide are living with the disease. The National MS Society is working to stop MS […]
Ten organizations, including the National Coalition on Health Care, are asking HHS Secretary Tom Price to expand the options under MACRA for physicians and physician groups to include advanced alternative payment models (APMs) that are part of Medicare Advantage plans.
Letter to the Administration to afford physicians and physician groups credit for the advanced alternative payment model arrangements they conduct in Medicare Advantage (MA) in the implementation of the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA)