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Patrick Dunegan
Kentucky State Ambassador
patrick.dunegan@rareaction.org

What's Happening Now?

Rare Disease Day at American National University.
June 14, 2018 at 1:00pm est – 4:00pm est
This event is open to the public

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

Past Events

Kentucky RAN Ambassador Patrick Dunegan and his wife Jennifer hosted some information tables in their local community to bring awareness to rare diseases and the Kentucky Rare Action Network.

 

 

Rare Action Network Kentucky attended the 27th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act Disability Pride and Resource Fair on July, 22nd in Louisville, KY.
Below, Kentucky advocates rally to get their voices heard by Senators Mitch McConnell and Rand Paul. Dear Senators, please protect Medicaid and defend pre-existing conditions!

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

In this third edition of NORD’s State Policy Report Card we are seeking to expand our analysis to more issues that affect the rare disease community while also providing a more targeted analysis of policies analyzed in previous editions of the report.

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Scoring for State Policies

A: State policy meets all desired standards. An A grade is considered the model policy that other states should seek to enact.

B: State policy meets most, but not all desired standards

C: State policy on the given issue meets minimum standards

D: State has some policy in place, but it does not meet the standards of higher tiers

F: State has no policy provision for the relevant issue

State Information

Nancy G. Atkins, Commissioner

Kentucky Department of Insurance
PO Box 517
Frankfort, Kentucky 40602-0517

502-564-3630

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

800-595-6053 (KY only)
or 502-564-6034
Email for Assistance: Angie.Wallingford@ky.gov or Rodney.Hugle@ky.gov

State Health Insurance Consumer Assistance Program

Brian K. Staples, Health Insurance Advocate/Ombudsman
P.O. Box 517
Frankfort, KY 40602

877-587-7222
Ombudsman Email: DOI.CAPombudsman@ky.gov
Ombudsman Website

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