116th Congress Focuses on Integrative Health & Wellness
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The bipartisan Congressional Integrative Health and Wellness Caucus has been registered with two new co-chairs at the helm for the 116th Congress. Representative Judy Chu (CA-21st) will serve as the Democratic leader with Representative Jackie Walorski (IN-2nd) as the Republican leader, replacing former Caucus co-chairs Colorado Congressmen Polis and Coffman, respectively. Read More & Take Action Today!

37 State AGs tell insurance industry non-opioid pain treatment options are essential

The Attorneys General of 37 states have co-signed a letter to the private insurance company trade association AHIP, asking for coverage to ensure care providers can deliver non-drug, non-opioid treatment for pain management. IHPC strongly endorses in this Press Release. Click the headline above.

Non-Pharma Approaches to Pain & Wellbeing

MOVING BEYOND MEDICATIONS

A new campaign from IHPC and partners that recommends non-pharmacological approaches as first-line pain treatment. The Pocket Guide for primary care physicians and their patients shows the new therapeutic order.

Future of CMS Innovation Center? Make it Integrative

IHPC response to CMS RFI on CMMI: evidence on quality and cost effectiveness that aligns strongly with CMS' own Triple Aim goals for Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries and reducing the costs of care.

 



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The Congressional Integrative Health and Wellness Caucus

Co-Chairs Congresswoman Judy Chu (D-CA) and Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (R-IN) Invite you to a virtual briefing on Friday, July 24, 2020 at 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm ET Please RSVP here. The Pain-demic: Fallout from COVID-19 Solutions for Our Worsening Opioid Crisis and the Rising Impact of HealthCare Disparities COVID-19 has exacerbated the raging opioid crisis driven by the n

IHPC Requests Capitol Hill Leaders Support Integrative Health Sector in Expanded COVID-19 Stimulus #3

The Honorable Mitch McConnell                             The Honorable Charles E. Schumer Majority Leader                                                         Minority Leader United States Senate                                                United States Senate Washington, DC  20510                                            Washington, DC 20510 The Honorable Nancy Pelosi

IHPC Requests House Leaders Include Integrative Health Needs in Covid-19 Stimulus #4

April 2, 2020 The Honorable Nancy Pelosi Speaker of the House Washington, DC  20515 Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy Minority Leader of the House Washington, DC  20515 Dear Speaker Pelosi and Minority Leader McCarthy, On behalf of the Integrative Health Policy Consortium (IHPC) (www.ihpc.org) we congratulate you on leading efforts to enact the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic

IHPC Board Retreat Highlights: EDI, Organizational Restructure and Capitol Hill

The IHPC board elevated the importance of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) at its January board retreat by creating a Standing EDI Committee.  The committee will ensure that IHPC is consistently working to build a diverse and inclusive organizational culture and membership and that it is advocating on behalf of all people, eliminating barriers to health and health justice.