Iowa State Ambassador
What's Happening Now?
Please join the Iowa Rare Action Network for our bi-monthly virtual rare discussion groups. Join rare advocates to discuss challenges rare patients are facing in Iowa and connect with others. Below are the dates and registration links for the meetings.
Thursday, July 23, 2020 at 7:00pm CST Register for the 7/23/2020 meeting here
Thursday, September 17, 2020 at 7:00pm CST Register for the 9/17/2020 meeting here
Thursday, November 12, 2020 at 7:00pm CST Register for the 11/12/2020 meeting here
Would you like to volunteer to assist in hosting a local community awareness event? Do you have an opportunity for Iowa’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 Iowa.
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.
Doug Ommen, Commissioner
Iowa Insurance Division
Two Ruan Center, 601 Locust, 4th Floor
Des Moines, IA 50309-3438
Iowa Medicaid Enterprise 100 Army Post Road
Des Moines, Iowa 50315
Email for Assistance: [email protected]
Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
Children’s Health Coverage Resources