Letter organized by American Health Care Association to CMS urging that hospital outpatient care count toward the 3 day stay requirement for skilled nursing care
As part of its mission to bring together stakeholders to achieve an affordable, high-value health system, NCHC advocates for constructive policy change. While some members of NCHC do not, or cannot, take positions either on specific legislation, strategies, or on any policies outside their respective mission areas, all that can, do endorse broad policy positions in support of comprehensive health system change. Here is the policy correspondence sent from the National Coalition on Health Care.
Here, you will find all of NCHC's policy correspondence from 2017-present. Please see here for all 2016 and previous policy correspondence.
A letter organized and sent to the House of Representatives by the Association for Community Affiliated Plans (ACAP) asking them to permanently authorize Dual Eligible Special Needs Plans (D-SNPs)
Letter from Trust for America’s Health on behalf of 500+ organizations warning of the dire consequences of repealing the Prevention and Public Health Fund (the Prevention Fund), which is repealed by the American Health Care Act (H.R. 1628) at the end of FY 2018.
Letter to the Administration to afford physicians and physician groups credit for the advanced alternative payment model arrangements they conduct in Medicare Advantage (MA) in the implementation of the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA)
NCHC expresses support for key provisions of S. 870, the Creating High-Quality Results and Outcomes Necessary to Improve Chronic (CHRONIC) Care Act, and suggests steps to further strengthen the legislation as it moves forward