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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- How Virtual Reality Is Transforming HealthcareHealth practitioners are exploring exciting ways that VR can assist patients and health providers to achieve better treatments and outcomes.
- 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.
- Experts Weigh In on the Future of Healthcare and the WorkforceThe U.S. Chamber AI Commission hosted a field hearing in Cleveland, OH, examining how AI is impacting the healthcare industry.
The new study by the U.S. Chamber and Avalere finds employers that offer higher quality coverage and higher wages can expect to see a higher return on their wellness and health insurance programs.
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.
- InternationalInSTEP: The Ongoing Russia-Ukraine Conflict and Geopolitical ImplicationsMonday, October 0304:00 PM EDT - 05:00 PM EDT
- Health CareHealth ForwardTuesday, October 0401:00 PM EDT - 03:00 PM EDT
- FinanceProlific Regulation: Examining SEC Rulemaking Under the Biden AdministrationThursday, October 0611:00 AM EDT - 11:30 AM EDT
- Oct 12, 2021Medical Innovation Happens Across America
America is where innovation thrives, and cutting-edge medicine is no exception. Right now, scientists are conducting more than 140,000 clinical trials across all 50 states to explore the potential of the therapeutics, vaccines, diagnostics, and cures we need to fight disease—from coronavirus to cancer.
- Oct 05, 2021Real Facts in Support for the Employer-Sponsored Insurance System
Nine facts about about strengthening support for the employer-sponsored insurance (ESI) system.
- Sep 29, 2021U.S. Chamber Letter on Antitrust in the Pharmaceutical Industry Bills
This Hill letter was sent to Members of the House Judiciary Committee on H.R. 2891, the “Preserve Access to Affordable Generics and Biosimilars Act,” H.R. 2873, the “Affordable Prescriptions for Patients Act Through Promoting Competition Act,” and H.R. 2884, the “Affordable Prescriptions for Patients Through Improvements to Patent Litigation Act.”
- Sep 24, 2021Coalition Letter on H.R. 3, the "Lower Drug Costs Now Act of 2019"
This coalition letter was sent to Members of the House of Representatives opposing H.R. 3, the "Lower Drug Costs Now Act of 2019."
- Sep 23, 2021Workplace Wellness
Wellness and chronic disease management programs in the workplace play a critical role in improving the nation's health and productivity.
- 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.