HLC Newsletter


Statement by Healthcare Leadership Council President Mary R. Grealy on the Importance of Passing Telehealth Legislation

July 28, 2022

Now that the U.S. House of Representatives has passed the Advancing Telehealth Beyond COVID-19 Act by an overwhelming bipartisan majority, we strongly encourage the U.S. Senate to do the same … Continued

National Survey: America’s Seniors Concerned at Prospect of Medicare Price Setting Policies

July 28, 2022

As Lawmakers Contemplate Unprecedented Drug Pricing Measure, Medicare Part D Beneficiaries Overwhelmingly Say They Like Program the Way It Is WASHINGTON – As Congress deliberates transformative changes to the pricing … Continued

New 9-8-8 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline Needs Visibility, Continued Support

July 18, 2022

WASHINGTON – The 9-8-8 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline that launched this weekend is a valuable addition to the nation’s mental health infrastructure, the president of the Healthcare Leadership Council (HLC) … Continued

Senate Should Refrain from Seeking Drug Price Controls, Health Leaders Say

July 7, 2022

HLC President: There Are More Effective Ways to Achieve Affordability that Won’t Undermine Future Medical Innovation WASHINGTON – Amidst reports that U.S. Senate Democrats have reached agreements on portions of … Continued

FDA Commissioner Addresses Health Industry Leaders

Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Robert Califf, M.D. spoke with Healthcare Leadership Council members, covering a range of important topics including the growing problem of misinformation that affects public health … Continued

House Republican “Healthy Future” Recommendations Offer Much to Improve Population Health, Care Accessibility

April 28, 2022

Ideas Offered by Task Force Should Receive Bipartisan Support, HLC President Says  WASHINGTON – Several health policy proposals offered today by the House Republican Healthy Future Task Force would help … Continued

Move to Fix “Family Glitch” in Affordable Care Act is a Welcome Step, Healthcare Leaders Say

April 5, 2022

HLC President Says Additional Actions are Necessary to Strengthen Health Coverage Accessibility WASHINGTON – Regulatory action announced today by the Biden Administration to fix the so-called “family glitch” in the … Continued

Report on Data Interoperability Measures Will Be Released at HIMSS22

March 14, 2022

Set of recommendations by the Healthcare Leadership Council to be introduced at HIMSS breakfast panel hosted by Surescripts WASHINGTON – The Healthcare Leadership Council (HLC) will release a report on … Continued

Statement by HLC President Mary R. Grealy on the U.S. Senate’s Confirmation of Dr. Robert Califf as FDA Commissioner

February 15, 2022

The Healthcare Leadership Council enthusiastically applauds the U.S. Senate’s bipartisan vote today to confirm Dr. Robert Califf as commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration. Given the importance of medical … Continued

Memory Center Receives National Healthcare Award from Health Industry Leaders

February 9, 2022

Healthcare Leadership Council Honors Center for Comprehensive Care and Research on Memory Disorders with the Redefining American Healthcare Award CHICAGO – The Healthcare Leadership Council honored the Center for Comprehensive … Continued