Wyoming Department Of Health
CASPER, Wyo. — Members of the Wyoming Task Force on Department of Health Facilities are taking an extra month to draft their final recommendation for the future of Wyoming’s five safety net medical centers.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming will receive a $605,000 federal grant this fiscal year to strengthen the state's program for fighting chronic diseases.
CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming teen birth rates continued a five-year decline, according to a report released by the Wyoming Department of Health.
GILLETTE, Wyo. — A surge in reported cases of gonorrhea in Wyoming is prompting state health officials to issue a warning about the sexually transmitted disease.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming is seeing an increase in reported cases of whooping cough and the state health department says infants and other vulnerable people should get vaccinated.
Despite seeing improvements in multiple areas, Wyoming’s overall ranking on a national children’s well-being report dropped several spaces.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Wyoming Department of Health says hantavirus infection remains a potential health threat in the state.
CASPER, Wyo. — For about seven years, the Wyoming Department of Health has provided an annual report to lawmakers about a pilot project that never got off the ground.
CASPER, Wyo. — State health officials say they don’t know what caused a gastrointestinal illness outbreak that sickened students and staffers at Pinedale High School on Wednesday.
Danielle Sample, of Casper, used to argue with her mother, a nurse, about her choice to discontinue vaccines for her children.
CHEYENNE — Key legislators are scheduled to vote this week on an additional $3.3 million for Wyoming preschools serving more than 4,000 special needs children from birth through age 5.
One person has died of influenza in Natrona County this flu season, a victim of a spike in the number of reported cases locally, statewide and nationally the past couple weeks.
GILLETTE, Wyo. — Campbell County Memorial Hospital is implementing restrictions on visitors because of an increasing number of flu cases.
GILLETTE, Wyo. — Campbell County is being hit hard by the flu.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A senior Wyoming state lawmaker announced Monday he will push to change state law to allow people who are losing health care coverage that doesn't meet the standards of the federal Affordable Care Act to get state coverage.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. - The Wyoming Department of Health is urging state residents to take common-sense steps to prevent becoming ill with influenza or spreading it to others.
POWELL, Wyo. — Health officials are investigating an increase in reported cases of the liver disease hepatitis C among young people in Park County, with evidence suggesting needle sharing among intravenous drug users might be to blame.
CHEYENNE — The state of Wyoming has improved a program that helps residents stop smoking or using smokeless tobacco.
A Park County man died last week after being infected with West Nile Virus, the Wyoming Department of Health announced Tuesday.
CASPER, Wyo. — A plan to redesign one of Wyoming’s main programs for funding disability services is getting its own overhaul amid criticism from parents and guardians.