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PATIENT ADVOCACY & ORPHAN DRUG WORKSHOP Saturday, April 13, 2019 from 8:30am to 3:00pm, Cincinnati, Ohio. The National Organization for Rare Disorders invites all advocates to attend and participate in the patient advocacy and orphan drug workshop.

This will be an opportunity to learn about rare disease patient advocacy and connect with NORD about current legislative actions. In addition, this workshop will feature an opportunity to speak directly with members of Congress from Ohio about the Orphan Drug Act. This event is hosted at no cost to participants. Light breakfast and lunch will be provided. Register Today!

Charlene York
Ohio State Ambassador
charlene.york@rareaction.org

Maurisa Chase
Community Engagement Liaison
maurisa.chase@rareaction.org

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

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

State Information

Mary Taylor, Lt. Governor/Director

Ohio Department of Insurance
50 West Town Street Third Floor, Suite 300
Columbus, OH 43215

614-644-2658

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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Online Complaint Submission

1-800-686-1526

State Health Insurance Consumer Assistance Program

614-644-2651

Ombudsman Email: ombudsman@insurance.ohio.gov.
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Marketplace Structure: Federal

Marketplace Contact: ExchangeComments@insurance.ohio.gov

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