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

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

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

WV State Report Card (2016)
Medical Foods 45%
Prescription Drug Cost Sharing 0%
Medicaid/CHIP Eligibility 90%
Newborn Screening: RUSP Secondary Conditions 82%
Biosimilar Prescriber Communication 0%
Step-Therapy Protection 70%

Scoring for State Policies

90%-100% = A

80%-89% = B

70%-79% = C

60%-69% = D

0%-59% = F

State Information

Allan L. McVey, Commissioner

West Virginia
Offices of the Insurance Commissioner
PO Box 50540
Charleston, West Virginia 25305


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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Email for Assistance:
1-888-TRY-WVIC or 304-558-3386

State Health Insurance Consumer Assistance Program

West Virginia Offices of the Insurance Commissioner
ATTN: Consumer Advocate Division
PO Box 11685
Charleston, West Virginia 25339-1685

Consumer Assistance Program Email:
1-888-TRY WVIC (888-879-9842) ext 3864

Marketplace Structure: Partnership

Marketplace Contact:
304-558-6279 ext. 1124

Enrollment Options
Plan Information
Estimate My Cost

Benefits Offered Under the Marketplace:
Essential Health Benefits
State-Required Benefits

Kaiser State Exchange Profile
State Reforum State Profile


WV Bureau for Medical Services
Room 251
350 Capitol Street
Charleston, WV 25301

888-483-0797 or 304-348-3365

Medicaid Website
Contact for Assistance
Eligibility Requirements

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

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