West Virginia State Ambassador
What's Happening Now?
Please join the West Virginia Rare Action Network for our bi-monthly virtual rare discussion groups. Join rare advocates to discuss challenges rare patients are facing in West Virginia and connect with others. Below are the dates and registration links for the meetings.
Would you like to volunteer to assist in hosting a local community awareness event? Do you have an opportunity for West Virginia’s Rare Action Network to attend your event? Contact the NORD Rare Action team today and learn more. Please check back regularly for news of upcoming events and activities in West Virginia.
In order to make meaningful change in the lives of rare disease patients and their families in the state of West 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 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.
James A. Dodrill, Commissioner
Offices of the Insurance Commissioner
PO Box 50540
Charleston, West Virginia 25305
Email for Assistance: [email protected]
1-888-TRY-WVIC or 304-558-3386
State Health Insurance Consumer Assistance Program
West Virginia Offices of the Insurance Commissioner
ATTN: Consumer Advocate Division
PO Box 11685
Charleston, West Virginia 25339-1685
Consumer Assistance Program Email: [email protected]
1-888-TRY WVIC (888-879-9842) ext 3864
WV Bureau for Medical Services
350 Capitol Street
Charleston, WV 25301
888-483-0797 or 304-348-3365
Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
Children’s Health Coverage Resources