Issue Brief: Health Care

Issue BriefAug 15, 2017 - 5:00pm

Two Things Congress Could Do to Stabilize the Insurance Market & Limit Premium Increases

On August 3, 2017, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce sent this white paper to all members of Congress in regard to cost sharing reduction payments and the health insurance tax.

Issue BriefDec 15, 2016 - 1:30pm

U.S. Chamber of Commerce 2017 Health Care Policy Recommendations

 2017 HEALTH CARE POLICY RECOMMENDATIONS  U.S. Chamber Staff Contacts Randel Johnson, Senior Vice President, Labor, Immigration & Employee Benefits  Katie Mahoney, Executive Director, Health Policy  

Issue BriefSep 08, 2010 - 8:00pm

Health Care Priorities

Visit our Health Care Toolkit  for the latest information and tools on proposals being considered now.   Issue Areas:Health Care Reform

Issue BriefAug 04, 2010 - 8:00pm

Mental Health Parity

BackgroundFor over two years, the Chamber worked with Senators Kennedy, Enzi and Domenici as part of a small group of insurers, mental health advocates, and the business community to draft compromise mental health parity legislation. The Chamber continued to work with this group as well as with the House on mental health parity.

Issue BriefAug 04, 2010 - 8:00pm

Myths Vs. Facts Regarding AHPS

Myth: Small business health plans (SBHPs), also known as association health plans (AHPs) will allow organizations to "cherry pick" only the healthiest individuals, leaving the states' small group markets to care for the sickest individuals.FACT: SBHPs are prohibited from being able to "cherry pick."

Issue BriefAug 04, 2010 - 8:00pm

Medicare Reform


Issue BriefAug 04, 2010 - 8:00pm

How AHPs Benefit State and Local Chambers of Commerce

Any Association Can Offer a Federally-Qualified SBHP