Rhode Island Advocacy Page

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This pages offers specific actions you can take to impact policy decisions.  It also includes helpful state information and resources.

Actions You Can Take –

Rhode Island

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Check out our list of Rhode Island State Advocacy Resources below.

 

Be an advocate

for yourself – for others

Help us advocate for the rights of patients with chronic and life-threatening illnesses. Work with us at community, state and federal levels in support of reforms and legislation aimed at advancing patient access to and affordability of healthcare.

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Rhode Island State Advocacy Resources

 

Patient Rights Resources
http://www.riag.ri.gov/CivilDivision/OfficeoftheHealthCareAdvocate.php

Insurance Commissioner
Elizabeth Dwyer
elizabeth.dwyer@dbr.ri.gov

Department of Insurance
http://www.ohic.ri.gov/

Board of Pharmacy Executive Director
Peter Ragosta
peter.ragosta@health.ri.gov

Health & Human Services (Medicaid and CHIP)

Ben Shaffer
ben.shaffer@ohhs.ri.gov
http://www.dhs.ri.gov/Regulations/StatePlans.php

Department of State Health Services
https://health.ri.gov/

COVID-19 Resources
https://covid.ri.gov/

State Legislative Calendar
State Legislature in Session
Which Dates is Your State Legislature in Session

State Legislative Website
http://www.rilin.state.ri.us/