Virginia State Ambassador
What's Happening Now?
Please join Virginia Rare Action Network for Rare Disease Day Advocacy Event. The date is still being determined. Delegate Murphy will soon be announcing Rare Disease Day on the House floor at the Capitol in Richmond. To stay up to date on when this is so you can join us at the Capitol please sign up with the link below. You will recieve updates on the date and location specifics. There is no cost to participants to attend this event. If you have any additional questions you may contact NORD Virginia Rare Action Network State Ambassador. REGISTER HERE
Would you like to volunteer to assist in hosting a local community awareness event? Do you have an opportunity for Virginia’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 Virginia.
In order to make meaningful change in the lives of rare disease patients and their families in the state of 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
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
Jacqueline K. Cunningham, Commissioner
Virginia State Corporation
Commission Bureau of Insurance
PO Box 1157
Richmond, Virginia 23218
State Health Insurance Consumer Assistance Program
Insurance Outreach Coordinator
Consumer Assistance Program Email: L&HOutreach@scc.virginia.gov
Toll Free: 1-877-310-6560
Department Of Medical Assistance Services
600 East Broad Street
Richmond, Virginia 23219
Email for Assistance: email@example.com
Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
Children’s Health Coverage Resources