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Health Improvement Strategy

Details: If you have questions about these forums, please contact Feliciana Turner, with the Public Health Division at 307-777-6004 or at [email protected], or Juliet Daniels, with the Laramie County Extension office at 307-633-4383.

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COVID-19 Health Disparities Grant

Details: The purpose of this new funding initiative is to address COVID-19 related health disparities and advance health equity by expanding state, local, US territorial, and freely associated state health department capacity and services. Reduce COVID-19-related health disparities. Improve and increase testing and contact tracing among populations at

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Department Nears Completion of Major

Details: The Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) is nearing the end of an innovative, major, multiyear effort to improve and modernize key technology systems used by the department, healthcare providers and program clients across the state. WDH directly administers Wyoming Medicaid and Wyoming Kid Care CHIP, the state’s children’s health insurance …

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Wyoming Cancer Program

Details: Wyoming Cancer Program. During the current public health emergency related to COVID-19, the Wyoming Cancer Program (WCP) can reimburse providers for telehealth codes for program-covered office visits and rendered to WCP clients. Providers should use the already approved CPT and diagnosis codes when billing the program for reimbursement.

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Omicron Variant Presence Confirmed in Wyoming

Details: As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, at least one case involving the newer omicron variant has been confirmed within the state, according to the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH). Lab sequencing has confirmed an Albany County adult with recent domestic travel is infected with the omicron variant of COVID-19. Confirmation is pending for a second Albany …

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Ordering Tests at WPHL

Details: The mission of the Wyoming Public Health Laboratory is to support public health, public safety, and emergency response by providing Wyoming communities, agencies, and private healthcare providers with timely, cost effective, and quality assured public health laboratory services and technical support.

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When to start and end quarantine DRAFT

Details: When to start and end quarantine You should stay home for 14 days after your last contactwith a person who has COVID-19. If you have beenfully vaccinated and it has beenat least 14 days since your last dose of a two-dosevaccine or 14

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Patient Care Services PURPOSE

Details: Patient Care Services Policy Title: Guideline for Prevention of Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infection for Adult Patients Page 4of 5 5. If patient is spontaneously voiding, but incontinent and bladder volume remains below 250 mL,

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Core Section 1: Health Status

Details: Core Section 1: Health Status16. Core Section 2: Healthy Days17. Core Section 3: Health Care Access19. Core Section 4: Exercise21. Core Section 5: Inadequate Sleep22. Core Section 6: Chronic Health Conditions22. Module 1: Prediabetes25. Core Section 6: Chronic Health Conditions (continued)26. Core Section 7: Oral Health26. Core Section 8

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Provider Information

Details: The Wyoming Cancer Program is announcing program updates to the breast, cervical, and colorectal screening programs. These changes will begin on July 1st. The program will hold three live sessions where information on the updates will be shared as well as an opportunity for Q&A. Radon is the leading cause of cancer among non-smokers.

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Wyoming COVID-19 Vaccine Information for Providers

Details: V-safe is a smartphone-based tool that uses text messaging and web surveys to provide personalized health check-ins after someone receives a COVID-19 vaccination. Through v-safe , vaccine recipients can quickly tell CDC if they have any …

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Funding Opportunities

Details: The Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) Chronic Disease Prevention Program (CDPP) is accepting applications for a Healthy Heart Ambassador Blood Pressure Self-Monitoring (HHA-BPSM) Grant. This grant is designed to support one Wyoming organization in implementing and evaluating the evidence-based HHA-BPSM program that promotes the prevention and

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Health, Department of

Details: Health, Department of Medical Digital Innovation 02/06/2020 to Current Rule Type: Reference Number: Current Rules & Regulations 048.0076.1.02062020 Wyoming Administrative Rules Generated 09/14/2021. 1-1 CHAPTER 1 Rules and Regulations for the Medical Digital Innovation Sandbox Section 1. Authority.

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Center for Clinical Standards and Quality

Details: DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES . Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services . 7500 Security Boulevard, Mail Stop C2-21-16. Baltimore, Maryland 21244-1850. Center for Clinical Standards and Quality/Survey & Certification Group . Ref: QSO-21-10-CLIA . DATE: January 8, 2021. TO: State Survey Agency Directors . FROM: Director . Survey and

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Community Prevention Grants

Details: Prevention is an important part of the behavioral health continuum of care model, a comprehensive approach to behavioral health that recognizes multiple opportunities for addressing behavioral health problems and disorders. Each component presents opportunities for addressing behavioral health problems and for collaborating across sectors.

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Form Approved OMB No. 0938-1191 Application for Health

Details: We need an SSN if you want health coverage and have an SSN or can get one. We use SSNs to check income and other information to see who’s eligible for help paying for health coverage. For more information ongetting an SSN, visit socialsecurity.gov, orcall Social Security at1-800-772-1213. TTY users can call 1-800-325-0778. 7.

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES

Details: DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES . Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 7500 Security Boulevard, Mail Stop C2-21-16 Baltimore, Maryland 21244-1850 . Center for Clinical Standards and Quality/Survey & Certification Group DATE: September 17, 2020 Ref: QSO-20-39-NH . REVISED 11/ 12 /2021 . TO: State Survey Agency Directors . FROM:

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Wyoming Medicaid Health Management (WYhealth)

Details: WYhealth Health Management is a benefit you have through Wyoming Medicaid. The program focuses on wellness for the Wyoming Medicaid population as well those with complex medical conditions. The WYhealth Care Management Program can help if you need some extra support to get well, understand your health condition (s), and get help with other

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Health, Department of

Details: Health, Department of Emergency Medical Services - General 01/15/2020 to Current Rule Type: Reference Number: Current Rules & Regulations 048.0023.17.01152020 Wyoming Administrative Rules Generated 01/28/2020

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New Provider Certification

Details: The provider portal to access the website is: www.wyoproviderportal.com. Please contact the Behavioral Health Division Certification Mental Health and Substance Abuse Section Program Manager if you have any questions, concerns, or need assistance, at 1-800-535-4006 or email [email protected]

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State Health Improvement Plan Moves to Strategy Selection

Details: The Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) is inviting state residents to participate in the next stage of preparing an overall state health improvement plan for Wyoming. WDH, together with the State Health Improvement Plan Steering Committee organized by the department, chose behavioral health, access to healthcare and unintentional injury as …

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Module 2: Diabetes

Details: My name is (name). We are gathering information about the health of US residents. This project is conducted by the health department with assistance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Your telephone number has been chosen randomly, and I would like to ask some questions about health and health practices.

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Health, Department of

Details: The health specialty responsible for the treatment, management, diagnostic testing, control, and care of clients with deficiencies and abnormalities associated with the cardiopulmonary system. (gg) “Skilled Services.” Professional services provided by a Registered Nurse, Licensed

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Health, Department of

Details: and standards therein. The Food Code 2005 is a publication of The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Food and Drug Administration, College Park, MD 20740. (R) “Grievance.” A concern of an inequitable or inaccurate action that is handled through the facility’s internal grievance procedure.

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Cancer Advisory Board

Details: Dr. Ali Harrist is the Wyoming State Epidemiologist and Wyoming State Health Officer at the Wyoming Department of Health, Public Health Division. She is a 2013 graduate of the Boston Combined Residency Program in Pediatrics and is a board-certified pediatrician and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.

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Health, Department of

Details: health, property and public welfare by regulating and controlling the design, construction, installation, quality of materials, location, operation and maintenance or use of mechanical systems. (l) “International Plumbing Code" provides comprehensive regulation of …

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Health, Department of

Details: Health Agency and to the Program Division as to whether the plan of correction is or is not acceptable. This notification shall be provided within ten (10) working days after receipt of the plan of correction. (h) Voluntary Closure. (i) If a Home Health Agency voluntarily ceases to operate, it shall notify the Li-

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Public Vaccine Programs

Details: The WyVIP Program is a state-funded vaccine program that provides affordable vaccine to children who are not VFC-eligible. As of January 1, 2021, only Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs), Rural Health Clinics, and Public Health offices will be eligible to participate in the Wyoming Vaccinates Important People (WyVIP) Program. Children who are Wyoming …

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Support for Caregivers Important and Available in Wyoming

Details: Support for Caregivers Important and Available in Wyoming. December 22, 2021. Because being a caregiver for loved ones who need help can be emotionally, physically and financially exhausting at the same time it is also rewarding and important, support is available for many Wyoming caregivers through the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH).

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Vaccine Recommendations Updated as

Details: Recommendations involving vaccine booster doses have been updated as the COVID-19 Omicron variant quickly spreads in Wyoming and across the nation, according to the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH). Dr. Alexia Harrist, state health officer and state epidemiologist with WDH, said recent variant sequencing results combined with Centers for …

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National Rural Health Day Photo Contest

Details: Send a high-resolution version of the photo in a .jpeg, .gif, or .tif file format to [email protected] . Include your name, email address, phone number, and a caption of your photo. Photos will be judged by the Wyoming Office of Rural and Frontier Health staff on creativity, originality, photo quality, how well it communicates the concept of

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Prevention Activities

Details: Wyoming also uses the Environmental Strategies Tool, which was developed by the WYSAC, under contract to the Public Health Division of the Wyoming Department of Health. This document is an inventory of environmental prevention strategies targeting alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs assessed to determine the evidence base and effectiveness of the

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LT101 Assessment

Details: Public health nurses (PHNs) are instructed to use their best clinical judgement to determine the individual’s typical functioning, and document the rationale for their determination, taking into account potential day-to-day variations due to a individual’s health or ability fluctuations,.

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Health, Department of

Details: Health Facilities Act at W.S. §35-2-901 et seq. and the Wyoming Administrative Procedures Act At W.S. §16-3-101 et seq. Section 2. Purpose. These rules have been adopted to protect the health, safety and welfare of residents and employees in Nursing Care Facilities.

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Health, Department of

Details: ance jeopardizes the health, safety or welfare of patients. (ii) Hearings. (A) Any Freestanding Diagnostic Testing Center aggrieved by a deci-sion of the Office of Health Quality or its authorized representatives may request a hearing by submitting a written request within ten (10) days of the receipt date of the notice of adverse action.

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Cancer and Chronic Disease Prevention Unit

Details: Cancer and Chronic Disease Prevention. Unit manager. Public Health Division. Wyoming Department of Health. 122 West 25th Street, 3rd Floor West. Cheyenne, WY 82002. Phone: (307)777-8609. Fax: (307)777-3765.

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COVID-19 Booster and Additional Dose

Details: Contact Info: Wyoming Department of Health Immunization Unit 122 West 25th Street, 3rd Floor West Cheyenne, WY 82002 Phone: (307) 777-7952 Fax: (307) 777-3615

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Health, Department of

Details: the Wyoming State Rural Health Plan and rules for designation of critical access hospitals. (i) "Designation" means an official finding and recognition by the Director, Department of Health that a health clinic or health center meets Wyoming State Rural Health Care Plan requirements to be a Critical Access Hospital.

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Health, Department of

Details: the Health Facilities Licensure Act at W. S. 35-2-901 et seq. and the Wyoming Administrative Procedures Act at W. S. 16-3-101 et seq. Section 2. Purpose. These rules have been adopted for the licensure of Ambulatory Surgical Centers. These standards are designed to protect the health and safety of patients and employees. Section 3. Severability.

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Public Notices, Regulatory Documents, and Reports

Details: In 2008, the Department of Health was required by state statute (W.S. 42-4-120 (g)) to establish a cost-informed reimbursement system to pay providers of services and supplies under home and community based waiver programs for persons with developmental disabilities or …

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COVID-19 Vaccination Okayed for Younger

Details: Safe, free and effective vaccinations meant to help prevent COVID-19 infection and illness are now available and recommended for younger, school-aged children, according to the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH). The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) now endorses the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 5-11 in an appropriate …

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Health, Department of

Details: Department of Health . Chapter 12 Rules and Regulations . Licensure of Hospitals . Rules and Regulations for the Wyoming Department of Health . Aging Division . Healthcare Licensing and Surveys . Additional information and copies may be obtained from: Healthcare Licensing and Surveys . 6101 Yellowstone Rd., Ste. 186C . Cheyenne, WY 82002

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