America has the most advanced health care in the world, in large part due to private sector-led innovation and employer-sponsored healthcare coverage. While Americans benefit tremendously from ongoing advancements in bioscience, technology, and care, we continue to wrestle with the challenge of making quality health care more affordable, more accessible, and more reliable for all Americans. At the U.S. Chamber, we’re pushing for value-based healthcare solutions that reduce costs and reward quality outcomes.
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- Growing By Investing In Health Across The AmericasBusiness and government leaders discuss the importance of investing in healthcare and citizens’ well-being for a better future for the nations of the Americas.
- How Employers Can Advance Women's Mental Health in the WorkplaceTaryn Byrd, senior director for Kate Spade New York, discusses the role leadership can play in advancing women’s mental health in the workplace.
- Important Things Businesses Should Know About Endemic COVID-19As the CDC changes pandemic guidelines and cases decline across the country, experts believe we are entering the “endemic” phase of COVID-19. Here’s what that means.
At this point in time, when many businesses and workers are still recovering from the pandemic, any policy reforms should be strengthening employer-sponsored coverage, not weakening it.
The U.S. Chamber is promoting effective private sector solutions to our health care challenges. These solutions will help control costs, expand access, and improve the quality of care. We support policy that strengthens the employer-based model of coverage, through which 180 million Americans receive—and overwhelmingly like—their health care.
Chairman and CEO of Pfizer Dr. Albert Bourla discusses how innovations made in the pursuit of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine have led to new advancements in health care.
- InternationalU.S. Chamber of Commerce Delegation to Israel's Cyber WeekSunday, June 26 - Thursday, June 3012:00 AM EDT - 12:00 AM EDT
- Health Care9th Annual Health Summit: The Business of HealthTuesday, June 2811:30 AM EDT - 05:00 PM EDT
- Small BusinessCO— Start. Run. Grow. Growing a Team During the Workforce ShortageWednesday, June 2912:00 PM EDT - 01:00 PM EDT
- Sep 21, 2021U.S. Chamber Letter on the FY22 NDAA
This Hill letter was sent to the Members of the U.S. House of Representatives on the Fiscal Year 2022 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).
- Aug 12, 2021U.S. Chamber: Administration’s Price Controls on Drugs Will Leave America Unprepared for Next Pandemic
WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Chamber of Commerce Executive Vice President and Chief Policy Officer Neil Bradley released the following statement today after the White House announcement on drug pricing:
- Aug 11, 2021What Can Be Done to Address Maternal Healthcare Disparities? Private and public sector leaders discussed remedies to address these disparities.
- Aug 03, 2021U.S. Chamber Statement on Senate Advancement of the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The following statement can be attributed to Glenn Spencer, Senior Vice President of Employment Policy Division, U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
- Aug 02, 2021PACT Members Urge Congress to Strengthen Employer-Sponsored Insurance, Protect Employees
PACT members, including the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Business Roundtable, Council for Affordable Health Coverage, The National Association of Manufacturers, and Vermeer Corporation, are focused on strengthening the employer-sponsored insurance (ESI) program and protecting the coverage and benefits that American families depend on for their health.
- Jul 29, 2021U.S. Chamber Letter on Antitrust Legislation to the Senate Judiciary Committee
This Hill letter was sent to the Members of the Senate Committee on the Judiciary, on several bills scheduled to be considered during a July 29 hearing.
- Jul 27, 2021Employer-Sponsored Insurance Delivers $1.5 Trillion in Value for Employees, U.S. Economy
Policymakers must strengthen, not destabilize ESI.
- Jul 26, 2021Chamber Response to the European Commission Consultation on Digital Health Data and Services
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce welcomes the opportunity to provide the European Commission with comments on its digital health data and services – the European health data space survey.
- Jul 22, 2021The Path Forward: Unvaccinated Far More Likely to be Hospitalized as Delta Variant Spreads
This week’s Path Forward event featured a discussion about the safety of COVID vaccines and the spread of the Delta variant.
- Jul 14, 2021U.S. Chamber Letter on FY22 Labor and HHS Appropriations
This Hill letter was sent to the Members of the House Committee on Appropriations, on the Fiscal Year 2022 Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations legislation.