HLC Newsletter


New National Survey: Nearly 9 in 10 Seniors Satisfied with Medicare Part D

July 24, 2017

Policymakers Weighing Changes to Prescription Drug Program Must Keep in Mind Seniors’ Approval of Part D’s Choices, Value & Convenience, Medicare Today Chair Said WASHINGTON – More than a decade … Continued

In House Testimony, HLC Head Calls on Congress to Pass Joint Resolution Bringing End to IPAB

July 20, 2017

WASHINGTON – In testimony before a House subcommittee today, the president of the Healthcare Leadership Council urged Congress to pass a joint resolution, which must be enacted by August 15 … Continued

HLC Capitol Hill Briefing Focuses on Driving, Measuring Healthcare Value

July 14, 2017

As the U.S. healthcare system continues to make the transition from a fee-for-service orientation to value-based care, the Healthcare Leadership Council (HLC) hosted a briefing today on how value can … Continued

Statement by Healthcare Leadership Council President Mary R. Grealy on the Need to Repeal the Independent Payment Advisory Board

July 13, 2017

Calls for Congress to Meet August 15 Deadline for Passage of Fast Track Resolution to Eliminate IPAB Threat to Medicare Beneficiaries The need for Congress to eliminate the threat to … Continued

Healthcare Leaders Urge U.S. Senate Action on House-Passed Medical Liability Reform Legislation

July 7, 2017

Measure Should Be Improved, HLC President Says, By Linking Liability Protection to Evidence-Based Medical Practice WASHINGTON – Following the U.S. House’s passage last week of legislation that would bring much-needed … Continued