Statement by Medicare Today Chair Mary R. Grealy on Proposed Legislation to Alter the Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Program

October 25, 2017

Washington, DC (October 25, 2017) – Healthcare Leadership Council president Mary R. Grealy, speaking on behalf of the Medicare Today coalition, made the following statement regarding proposed congressional legislation that … Continued

Healthcare Leaders Praise Progress, Bipartisanship in Efforts to Stabilize Individual Health Insurance Marketplace

October 19, 2017

WASHINGTON – An alliance of leading healthcare companies from all health sectors today applauded bipartisan efforts to develop legislation that would help to bring much-needed stability to the individual health … Continued

Statement by Healthcare Leadership Council President Mary R. Grealy On Need for Bipartisan Legislative Action to Stabilize Health Insurance Markets

October 16, 2017

The nation must avoid a worst-case scenario in which many Americans lose their health coverage because of the sudden elimination of cost-sharing reduction payments that have made plans affordable for … Continued

Health Leaders Highlight Actions Taken in Addressing Social Determinants of Health at Capitol Hill Briefing

September 15, 2017

The Healthcare Leadership Council (HLC) hosted a congressional staff briefing that addressed social determinants of health and the role they play in the quality and cost of care.  Mary R. … Continued

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

Majority of U.S. House of Representatives Now Cosponsoring Legislation Repealing Independent Payment Advisory Board

June 29, 2017

Healthcare Leaders Say Congress Needs to Move Before August Recess to Take Advantage of Legislative Window to Repeal IPAB Before Seniors are Harmed WASHINGTON – Bipartisan legislation to repeal the … Continued