Capitol Hill Briefing: Evidence-Based Medicine Can Improve Patient Outcomes, Cut Defensive Medicine Costs

July 18, 2018

At a July 17 briefing on Capitol Hill sponsored by the Healthcare Leadership Council (HLC), experts called for health policy reforms that would incentivize medical professionals to adhere to evidence-based … Continued

Congressional Briefing Highlights Private Sector Strategies to Delivering Healthcare During Natural Disasters

June 15, 2018

The Healthcare Leadership Council hosted a briefing on Capitol Hill that focused on expert perspectives from healthcare manufacturers, distributors, and providers on what it takes to coordinate disaster recovery and … Continued

New Opioid-Focused TV Ads Are Important Contribution in Battle to Prevent Addiction, Health Leaders Say

June 8, 2018

Healthcare Leadership Council Praises Administration for Hard-Hitting Spots; Will Announce Health Industry Recommendations on Opioid Abuse Prevention and Treatment Later This Month  WASHINGTON – A series of public service television … Continued

Health Industry Leaders Pledge to Work with Congress to Address Nation’s Opioid Crisis

April 10, 2018

Healthcare Leadership Council Applauds Senate, House Hearings This Week On Steps to Curb Drug Addiction, Misuse WASHINGTON – Noting that the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee as well … Continued

Health Industry Leaders Applaud Creation of Bipartisan Health Innovation Caucus

April 6, 2018

Creation of Caucus Exemplifies Congressional Support for Continued Movement to Value-Based Healthcare  WASHINGTON – An organization comprised of leading companies from all sectors of healthcare today applauded the creation of a … Continued

Hill Briefing Highlights Recent Technological Solutions and Areas for Improvement in Health Cybersecurity

February 9, 2018

The Healthcare Leadership Council hosted a briefing on Capitol Hill that ventured into the digital aspects of healthcare.  The growth in the number of cyber attacks globally combined with the … Continued

Nation’s Healthcare Leaders Applaud Health Policy Actions in Congressional Spending Package

February 9, 2018

Provisions, including IPAB Repeal and Chronic Care Actions, Will Protect and Strengthen Medicare WASHINGTON – The Healthcare Leadership Council (HLC), a coalition of leaders from all sectors of healthcare, today … Continued

Hill Briefing Explains Need to Eliminate Barriers to Value-Based Care

January 31, 2018

The Healthcare Leadership Council hosted a briefing on Capitol Hill that focused on how the modernization of fraud and abuse laws within healthcare would enable a more successful utilization of … Continued

Healthcare Leadership Council Applauds U.S. Senate Confirmation of Alex Azar to Serve as HHS Secretary

January 24, 2018

WASHINGTON – The nation’s new Secretary of Health and Human Services can be expected to pursue an agenda that will bring greater value to the nation’s healthcare system and advance … Continued

Healthcare Leaders Call for Immediate Bipartisan Action on Spending Measure to Fund Children’s Health Insurance, Delay Medical Device and Health Insurance Taxes

January 17, 2018

HLC President Grealy:  Provisions to Benefit American Families, Improve Healthcare Affordability and Innovation Warrant Overwhelming Support WASHINGTON – An organization comprised of leaders from all sectors of American healthcare today … Continued