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Beth Nguyen
Georgia State Ambassador
beth.nguyen@rareaction.org

What's Happening Now?

EducationalPlease join the Georgia Rare Action Network for a free luncheon Thursday, August 24, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia. This networking luncheon provides the opportunity to learn all about RAN and meet the NORD RAN team. For more information and to register CLICK HERE.

RAN_Megephone_RGBWould you like to volunteer to assist in hosting a local community awareness event? Do you have an opportunity for Georgia’s Rare Action Network to attend your event? Contact your State Ambassador today and learn more. Please check back regularly for news of upcoming events and activities in Georgia.

In order to make meaningful change in the lives of rare disease patients and their families in the state of Indiana, we need you! Become active with the Rare Action Network by joining and utilizing the resources available on this website to take action and create change.

State Progress for Rare Diseases

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.

GA State Progress Report (2016)
Medical Foods 40%
Prescription Drug Cost Sharing 10%
Medicaid/CHIP Eligibility 48%
Newborn Screening: RUSP Secondary Conditions 69%
Biosimilar Prescriber Communication 100%
Step-Therapy Protection 0%

Scoring for State Policies

90%-100% = A

80%-89% = B

70%-79% = C

60%-69% = D

0%-59% = F

State Information

Ralph T. Hudgens, Commissioner

Office of Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner
Two Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr.
West Tower, Suite 704
Atlanta, Georgia 30334

404-656-2070

Online Complaint Submission

404-656-2070
Toll Free: 800-656-2298

State Health Insurance Consumer Assistance Program
Consumer Assistance Program Website

Consumer Services Division
Two Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive
West Tower, Suite 716
Atlanta, Georgia 30334

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