Department Of Health
CASPER, Wyo. — Time is running out for 19 agencies that say they need a repeal of a budget footnote from last year to keep mental health services intact in Wyoming, which has one of the country’s highest suicide rates.
WILLISTON, N.D. — Tanks that overflowed released nearly 40,000 gallons of oil and brine northwest of here, the North Dakota Department of Health said Wednesday.
CASPER, Wyo. — Officials at two Casper-based social services organizations say a July 1 merger will increase the variety and availability of resources for people with disabilities and brain injuries.
MARMATH, N.D. — The North Dakota Department of Health says a salt water spill in Montana has flowed into a North Dakota creek that is not a source of public drinking water.
CASPER — The federal government likely will face tough sledding, at least initially, when it starts operating a health insurance marketplace for Wyoming residents this fall, the state's insurance commissioner told lawmakers at a hearing in Casper on Tuesday.
CASPER, Wyo. -- The teen birth rate in Wyoming dropped by nearly 15 percent percent between 2007 and 2012, according to new data by the Wyoming Department of Health Vital Statistics Services Program.
CASPER, Wyo. — Helen Norcross keeps buzzers around her home so she’ll know where her son is at all times.
CHEYENNE — The Wyoming Department of Health is holding a series of public forums about changes coming to programs offered for state residents with developmental disabilities and acquired brain injuries.
CASPER, Wyo. — A recent study indicates fewer Wyoming students are using controlled substances, but Natrona County School District officials say parents need to be aware of some disquieting trends.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A tax rebate program for eligible elderly and disabled people is among the proposed cuts in the Wyoming Department of Health's 2015-2016 budget.
The beginning of the school year is a great time to make sure your children’s vaccinations are up to date.
CASPER, Wyo. - Wyoming lawmakers are examining high-cost portions of the state's Medicaid budget as they try to curb the growth of the entitlement program.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Wyoming Department of Health recommends that Sheridan Memorial Hospital offer testing for three diseases to patients who used inadequately sterilized airways during surgery between May and November.
In less time than it takes to have a pizza delivered, Billings Clinic's Hazardous Materials Response Team can be ready to treat patients from a major chemical spill in the area.
Dr. Mary Wakefield, director of the Health Resources and Services Administration, a bureau within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, was in Billings on Wednesday to tour RiverStone Health facilities.
CASPER, Wyo. — During the 2001 anthrax scare, Wyoming health officials tested suspicious powders at a government office building in the heart of Cheyenne.
CASPER — Teenagers in Wyoming are more aware of dangers associated with using methamphetamine than they were two years ago, according to survey results released by the Wyoming Meth Project on Friday.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Nearly 85 percent of emergency medical service providers in Wyoming are volunteers who sacrifice hundreds of hours of their personal time to help their communities, neighbors and strangers, a state health official said.