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

What's Happening Now?

Please join Maine Rare Action Network for Rare Disease Day in Augusta on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 from 11:30am-12:30pm at the Welcome Center in the Maine State House. 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.  Contact for more information. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER TODAY!

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

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

ME State Report Card (2016)
Medical Foods 85%
Prescription Drug Cost Sharing 100%
Medicaid/CHIP Eligibility 60%
Newborn Screening: RUSP Secondary Conditions 66%
Biosimilar Prescriber Communication 0%
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

Eric A. Cioppa, Superintendent

Department of Professional & Financial Regulation
Maine Bureau of Insurance
34 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0034


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

800-300-5000 (toll free in Maine) or 207-624-8475
Email for Assistance:

State Health Insurance Consumer Assistance Program
Glenn Griswold, Director of the Consumer Healthcare Division

Marketplace Structure: Federal

1-877-892-8391 or 1-207-287-9900
TTY 1-207-287-4344

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


11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011

TTY 711
Email for Assistance:

Medicaid Website
Eligibility Requirements

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

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