Mississippi State Ambassador
What's Happening Now?
Please join Mississippi Rare Action Network for Rare Disease Day Advocacy Event on February 19, 2019 from 8:00am-12:00pm at the Mississippi State Capitol, West Wing, 400 High Street, Jackson, MS 39201. Patients, families, caregivers, medical professionals and industry representatives are invited to attend this important event to discuss the challenges rare disease patients face and learn how you can make a difference in the lives of rare disease patients and their families here in our great state of Mississippi.
Would you like to volunteer to assist in hosting a local community awareness event? Do you have an opportunity for Mississippi’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 Mississippi.
In order to make meaningful change in the lives of rare disease patients and their families in the state of Mississippi, 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 third edition of NORD’s State Policy Report Card we are seeking to expand our analysis to more issues that affect the rare disease community while also providing a more targeted analysis of policies analyzed in previous editions of the report.
Scoring for State Policies
A: State policy meets all desired standards. An A grade is considered the model policy that other states should seek to enact.
B: State policy meets most, but not all desired standards
C: State policy on the given issue meets minimum standards
D: State has some policy in place, but it does not meet the standards of higher tiers
F: State has no policy provision for the relevant issue
Mike Chaney, Commissioner
Mississippi Insurance Department
PO Box 79
Jackson, Mississippi 39205-0079
Email for Assistance: email@example.com
601-359-2453 or 800-562.2957
State Health Insurance Consumer Assistance Program
State Health Insurance Consumer Assistance Program Website
Health Help Mississippi
800 North President Street
Jackson, MS 39202
Consumer Assistance Program Email: firstname.lastname@example.org