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

Coalition of Healthcare Providers, Patient Advocates Makes Recommendations to Improve Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation

November 21, 2017

In Response to Administration’s Request for Comments, Alliance of Over 40 Organizations Emphasizes Guardrails on Demonstration Projects, Transparency, Collaboration with Private Sector  WASHINGTON – Over 40 organizations representing patients, hospitals, … Continued

Healthcare Leadership Council Applauds Nomination of Alex Azar to Serve as Secretary of Health and Human Services

November 13, 2017

Nominee, a Former HLC Member, Has Been Long-Time Advocate for Value-Based Care Reforms and Affordable Access to Quality Care  WASHINGTON – The Healthcare Leadership Council (HLC) today applauded the nomination of … Continued

House Vote to Repeal Independent Payment Advisory Board Wins Praise; Essential Step to Protect Medicare Beneficiaries’ Healthcare Access

November 2, 2017

Healthcare Leadership Council President Calls for Immediate Senate Action to Remove IPAB Threat WASHINGTON – A coalition of healthcare industry leaders today applauded the U.S. House of Representatives for its … Continued

Healthcare Leadership Council Endorses Championing Healthy Kids Act, Urges House Approval This Week

October 31, 2017

Immediate Passage Necessary, HLC President Says, to Keep State Children’s Health Insurance Programs Funded WASHINGTON – The Healthcare Leadership Council, a coalition of leading companies from all sectors of healthcare, … Continued

Nation’s Healthcare Leaders Urge House Action This Week to Repeal IPAB, Preserving Medicare Beneficiaries’ Access to Care

October 30, 2017

  With Bipartisan Majority Support for Repeal in Both House and Senate, Congress Should Enact Measure This Year  WASHINGTON – With a vote scheduled this week in the U.S. House of … Continued

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