Alabama State Ambassador Needed
Interested in learning about the
State Ambassador Program and how to apply?
What's Happening Now?
Please join Alabama Rare Action Network for Rare Disease Day in Montgomery on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 for an Advocacy Training Day and Rare Disease Day on Wednesday, March 7, 2018. This is an opportunity for patients, families, caregivers, medical professionals and industry representatives to come together and educate state legislators and their staff about rare diseases and the challenges patients and their families face in the state. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER TODAY!
Would you like to volunteer to assist in hosting a local community awareness event? Do you have an opportunity for Alabama’s Rare Action Network to attend your event? Contact the NORD Rare Action team today and learn more. Please check back regularly for news of upcoming events and activities in Alabama.
Alabama needs your help!
Utilize these Rare Action resources to put rare diseases on the map in your state. Become active with the Rare Action Network by joining and utilizing the resources available on this website to take action and create change.
State Report Card
This Report Card serves as an evaluation of the state progress in implementing policies pertinent to the rare disease community. With it, NORD hopes to provide a road map for the rare disease community of where each state can improve and, ultimately, push forward the discussion on rare disease public policy.
AL State Report Card (2016)
Scoring for State Policies
90%-100% = A
80%-89% = B
70%-79% = C
60%-69% = D
0%-59% = F
Jim L. Ridling, Commissioner
Alabama Department of Insurance
PO Box 303351
Montgomery, Alabama 36130-3351
501 Dexter Avenue
Montgomery, AL 36104
Email for Assistance: WebWork@medicaid.alabama.gov
: Call 1-800-362-1504
Appeal through Marketplace (listed at top)
Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
Children’s Health Coverage Resources