About National Alliance for Healthcare Purchaser Coalitions
Over the past 22 years, the Natioanl Alliance of Healthcare Purchaser Coalitions formerly known as the National Business Coalition on Health (NBCH) has provided expertise, resources and a voice to its member coalitions across the country and represented each community coalition at the national level.
We are a national, non-profit 501(c)6, membership organization of purchaser-led health care coalitions. National Health Alliance and its members are dedicated to value-based purchasing of health care services through the collective action of public and private purchasers. National Health Alliance seeks to accelerate the nation's progress towards safe, efficient, high-quality health care and the improved health status of the American population.
Who Are Our Members?
National Health Alliance’s membership of
purchaser-led coalitions across the United States include over 200 diversely talented people serving 12,000 purchasers and 41 million Americans. These business coalitions are composed of mostly mid- and
large-sized employers in both the private and public sectors in a particular
city, county, or region. National Health Alliance member coalitions are committed to community
health reform, including an improvement in the value of health care provided
through employer-sponsored health plans and to the entire community.
National Health Alliance provides expertise, resources, and a voice to its member coalitions across the country and represents each community coalition at the national level. As a "coalition of coalitions," National Health Alliance spreads the tenets and practical applications of community health reform to areas where employers have yet to organize their purchasing power. For several years, National Health Alliance has pursued national purchasing initiatives to offer turn-key health care products and services to community coalitions and their member employers. National Health Alliance is dedicated to making the coalition movement the vehicle for meaningful change in the health care system throughout the United States.
National Health Alliance seeks to accelerate the nation's progress towards safe, efficient, high-quality health care and the improved health status of the American population.
Since 1992, National Health Alliance's member coalitions and multi-stakeholder affiliates have been actively engaged in developing programs that foster the four pillars of value-based purchasing: