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Idaho State Ambassador Needed
Interested in learning about the State Ambassador Program and how to apply?Click Here 

What's Happening Now?

Due the governors schedule, the proclamation signing ceremony event has been canceled that was scheduled for Rare Disease Day. Please visit to learn how you can participate in Rare Disease Day in other ways.

RAN_Megephone_RGBWould you like to volunteer to assist in hosting a local community awareness event? Do you have an opportunity for Idaho’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 Idaho.

In order to make meaningful change in the lives of rare disease patients and their families in the state of Idaho, 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 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.

ID State Report Card (2016)
Medical Foods 35%
Prescription Drug Cost Sharing 0%
Medicaid/CHIP Eligibility 20%
Newborn Screening: RUSP Secondary Conditions 78%
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

Dean L. Cameron, Director

Idaho Department of Insurance
PO Box 83720
Boise, Idaho 83720-0043


In order to get the issues that affect your life addressed, connect with your state representative by using the tool on our website.

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Online Complaint Submission

Boise Area: 208-334-4250
Toll Free (in-state only): 1-800-721-3272

Marketplace Structure: State

Marketplace Website
Marketplace Contact:
855-YHIdaho (855-944-3246)

Enrollment Options
Plan Information
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Benefits Offered Under the Marketplace:
Essential Health Benefits
State-Required Benefits

Kaiser State Exchange Profile
State Reforum State Profile


Local Medicaid Offices
Email for Assistance:

Medicaid Website
Eligibility Requirements

Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
Children’s Health Coverage Resources

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