Arkansas State Ambassador
What's Happening Now?
Please join the Arkansas Rare Action Network for our monthly virtual rare discussion groups. Join rare advocates to discuss challenges rare patients are facing in Arkansas and connect with others. Below are the dates and registration links for the meetings.
Monday, September 21, 2020 at 2:00pm CST Register for the 9/21/2020 meeting here
Monday, October 19, 2020 at 7:00pm CST Register for the 10/19/2020 meeting here
Monday, November 16, 2020 at 2:00pm CST Register for the 11/16/2020 meeting here
Monday, December 21, 2020 at 7:00pm CST Register for the 12/21/2020 meeting here
Would you like to volunteer to assist in hosting a local community awareness event? Do you have an opportunity for Arkansas’ 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 Arkansas.
In order to make meaningful change in the lives of rare disease patients and their families in the state of Arkansas, 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
In this fifth edition of NORD’s “State of the States Report,” we analyze all 50 states and Washington, D.C., on eight issues that impact the rare disease community. Each state has their own individual report card (as seen below), but for more background and an explanation of the grading methodology, please download the full report.
Allen Kerr, Commissioner
Arkansas Insurance Department
1200 West Third Street
Little Rock, Arkansas 72201-1904
Arkansas Division of Medical Services
Department of Human Services
Donaghey Plaza South P. O. Box 1437, Slot S401
Little Rock, Arkansas 72203-1437
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