Wyoming Dept of Health

State Holds Forums To Seek Medicaid Ideas
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming Department of Health is holding five public forums this month to solicit ideas and comment on the state’s Medicaid program. The first forum is scheduled for Tuesday evening in Cheyenne. The Wyoming Legislature mandated that the state Health Department …
SE Wyo. Seeing Smoky Air From Colo. Wildfire
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming Department of Health reminds residents that smoke from wildfires can cause health concerns. Some areas of southeastern Wyoming area are seeing smoky air because of a fire burning northwest of Fort Collins, Colo. Dr. Tracy Murphy is epidemiologist at the Wyomi…
Flu Cases Pick Up In Wyoming
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming Department of Health is beginning to see reports of increasing flu cases in the state. That has prompted state health officials to encourage residents to take common-sense steps to avoid influenza or spreading it to others. Clay Van Houten is the health depar…
Cancer Survivor: Get Tested, for Your Family’s Sake
Don’t tell colon cancer survivor Robert Webster that it’s a disease that only strikes people over 50. His daughter was also diagnosed with the disease…and that happened when she was just 20. That’s why Webster is volunteering as a spokesperson for the American Cancer Soci…