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State Advocacy Resources

 Advisory and Advocacy Resources And Councils

Self Advocates Advisory Committee 


DUR Board  

Patient Rights Resources 

Key Agencies and Contacts

Insurance Commissioner
Ricardo Lara 

Department of Insurance 

File a complaint

Board of Pharmacy
Executive Director
Anne Sodergren

Health & Human Services (Medicaid and CHIP) 

Director of DHCS
Michelle Baass 

Department of State Health Services 

COVID-19 Resources 

State Legislative Calendar 

State Legislative Website