Minnesota State Ambassador
What's Happening Now?
Attention Minnesota Advocates!
Over 250 Minnesotans joined the ‘This Is Medicaid’ Community Conversation with Senator Al Franken and Lynn Blewett, PhD on Saturday, July 1. Attendees took action by committing to contacting their family and friends in key states and filling out postcards for their Minnesota House member. To learn more and get involved please visit www.thisismedicaid.org
Meet and Greet
Want to learn more about the Minnesota Rare Action Network and how you can get involved? Come out and meet your Minnesota State Ambassador at the Southdale Library on August 24th from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm! It is a great time to network with other advocates and discuss issues facing the Minnesota Rare Disease community. Please feel free to contact Erica Barnes, email@example.com, with any questions.
Would you like to volunteer to assist in hosting a local community awareness event? Do you have an opportunity for Minnesota’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 Minnesota.
In order to make meaningful change in the lives of rare disease patients and their families in the state of Minnesota, 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.
MN State Report Card (2016)
Scoring for State Policies
90%-100% = A
80%-89% = B
70%-79% = C
60%-69% = D
0%-59% = F
Mike Rothman, Commissioner
Minnesota Department of Commerce
85 7th Place East, Suite 280
St. Paul, Minnesota 55101
Twin cities: 651-296-2488
Statewide toll free: 800-657-3602
State Health Insurance Consumer Assistance Program
Ombudsman for State Managed Health Care Programs
PO Box 64249
St. Paul, MN 55164-0249
651-431-2660 or 800-657-3729
Marketplace Structure: State
Golden Rule Building
85 -7th Place East, Suite 120
St. Paul, MN 55101-2198
Marketplace Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Email for Assistance: DHS.Info@state.mn.us
651-431-2670 or 800-657-3739
Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
Children’s Health Coverage Resources