Wyoming Health Department
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Eight parents, including a state lawmaker, criticized the Wyoming Department of Health on Monday for changes it is making to the developmental disabilities waiver program, which they say will affect their children.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Witnesses testifying in favor of a bill to expand the Medicaid program in Wyoming told lawmakers Wednesday that the program offers their sole hope of receiving adequate medical care.
GILLETTE, Wyo. — At least 13 people have contracted West Nile virus in Wyoming so far this year, including a Park County man who died.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — An Evanston woman pleaded guilty Wednesday to defrauding the state Medicaid system of $56,000 by falsely claiming she provided services to children with developmental disabilities. The plea comes as state officials are wrestling with how to cut costs of the sprawling health …
CASPER — People who say they fell ill after they ate at a Golden Corral restaurant in Casper last year have sued the restaurant chain.
GILLETTE, Wyo. — Wyoming health officials say Campbell County leads the state in reported flu cases this year.
The Wyoming Department of Health has interviewed 50 people as part of an investigation into the source of a foodborne virus outbreak in Casper this week.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — State health officials say they are already getting reports of flu cases in Wyoming.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. -- Wyoming's state health officer is urging people who spend time around babies to get vaccinated against whooping cough.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Wyoming Department of Health is one of the sponsors of the Wyoming State Fair, which is going on this week in Douglas.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — With wildfires popping up around Wyoming, state health officials are encouraging residents to be mindful of the potential health effects caused by wildfire smoke.
CASPER, Wyo. — Casper’s community development director will leave the city next month to head the Wyoming Department of Health’s revamped Aging Division.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — To help Wyoming residents avoid a deadly disease for themselves, pets and livestock, the Wyoming Health Department is promoting rabies prevention strategies.
JACKSON, Wyo. - Members of the Teton County Board of Health say they will continue to push for a smoking ban despite a court ruling against their first attempt.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Wyoming Health Department says there is help for state residents growing older or coping with a disability.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Wyoming Health Department warns that high blood pressure and high cholesterol are growing problems with high impacts on the health of too many residents in the state.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month in Wyoming and the state health department is encouraging men to speak with their doctors about risks and screening options.
CASPER — Wyoming health officials are encouraging expectant and new mothers to use a service that sends pregnancy information via text message.