Tag Archives: Wyoming

  • Wyoming’s 2013 Supplemental Budget included a $300,000 earmark to “[develop] a primary care medical home network in Wyoming.” The Wyoming Department of Health, which administers the state’s Medicaid program, leveraged a $14 million Health Care Innovation Award led by the Wyoming Institute for Population Health to help achieve this goal. The Department of Health allocated […]

    March 13, 2015 | Filed under: Wyoming
  • In Wyoming: All Medicaid behavioral health, mental health, and dental service services are delivered entirely on a fee-for-service basis through EqualityCare, the state Medicaid program. There were a total of 69,947 beneficiaries enrolled in Wyoming Medicaid as of July 2011. Wyoming also delivers home and community based services including care coordination, youth and family training […]

    December 5, 2013 | Filed under: Wyoming
  • 2014 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Wyoming 2012 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Wyoming 2010 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Wyoming 2008 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Wyoming Additional States’ CHIP Fact Sheets… Adobe Acrobat .PDF printable versions of the Wyoming NASHP CHIP Fact Sheets Key Highlights: Program Type: Wyoming operates a separate CHIP program, […]

    December 6, 2012 | Filed under: Wyoming
  • NASHP’s Accountable Care Activity map is a work in progress; state activity pages will be launched in waves throughout Fall 2012.   At this time, we have no information on accountable care activity that meets the following criteria: (1) Medicaid or CHIP agency participation (not necessarily leadership); (2) explicitly intended to advance accountable or integrated […]

    August 21, 2012 | Filed under: Wyoming
  • Oral health remains a serious concern for the health and well being of children, especially those who are low-income. However, with the passage of the Children’s Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2009 (CHIPRA), all children enrolled in the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) will have a base level of dental coverage included in their […]

    December 5, 2011 | Filed under: Children's Health, Oral Health, Publications
  • No HIE Strategic Plan available yet.

    April 5, 2010 | Filed under: Wyoming
  • The Wyoming State Legislature passed a bill (Senate File 0113) during the 2005 session requiring all licensed healthcare facilities in the state to report any occurrence of a defined set of patient safety events.  The purpose of this law is to provide the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) with information that can be used to […]

    March 17, 2009 | Filed under: Wyoming