Join the Massachusetts Rare Action Network Ambassadors in the wellness tent at the 19th Annual UMass Cancer Walk & Run, Sunday September 24, 2017. Click Here for more information.
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Would you like to volunteer to assist in hosting a local community awareness event? Do you have an opportunity for Massachusetts’ Rare Action Network to attend your event? Contact your State Ambassadors today and learn more. Please check back regularly for news of upcoming events and activities in Massachusetts.
In order to make meaningful change in the lives of rare disease patients and their families in the state of Massachusetts, 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.
MA State Report Card (2016)
Scoring for State Policies
90%-100% = A
80%-89% = B
70%-79% = C
60%-69% = D
0%-59% = F
Gary D. Anderson, Acting Commissioner
Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation (OCABR)
Massachusetts Division of Insurance
1000 Washington Street, 8th Floor
Boston, Massachusetts 02118-6200
Complaint Submission- Mail this form to:
1000 Washington Street
Boston, MA 02118
Email for Assistance: firstname.lastname@example.org
617-521-7794 or 877-563-4467
State Health Insurance Consumer Assistance Program
Kathryn Bicego, Consumer Assistance Program Manager
Massachusetts Consumer Assistance Program
30 Winter Street, 10th Floor
Boston, MA 02108
617-350-7279 or 800-272-4232
MassHealth Enrollment Center – Chelsea
45-47 Spruce Street
Chelsea, MA 02150
Email for Assistance: email@example.com
1-888-665-9993 or 1-888-665-9997
Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
Children’s Health Coverage Resources