Michigan State Ambassador
What's Happening Now?
Please join Michigan Rare Action Network for Rare Disease Day in Lansing on Thursday, March 8, 2018 from 11:00am-12:30pm at the Michigan State Capitol. 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. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER TODAY!
Would you like to volunteer to assist in hosting a local community awareness event? Do you have an opportunity for Michigan’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 Michigan.
Michigan needs your help!
Utilize these Rare Action resources to put rare diseases on the map in your state. If you need further assistance or have additional questions on how to take action in Michigan, please contact your State Ambassador, Jen O’Connor.
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.
MI State Report Card (2016)
Scoring for State Policies
90%-100% = A
80%-89% = B
70%-79% = C
60%-69% = D
0%-59% = F
Patrick McPharlin, Director
Dept. of Insurance & Financial Services
PO Box 30220
Lansing, Michigan 48909-7720
Complaint Submission- Mail this form to:
DIFS Consumer Services
P.O. Box 30220
Lansing, MI 48909-7720
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State Health Insurance Consumer Assistance Program
Consumer Assistance Program Email: DIFS-HICAP@Michigan.gov