Wyoming Medicaid is a joint federal/state program established to provide reimbursement for and assure the availability of appropriate medical care to persons who meet the criteria for Medicaid.
|Program Name||Wyoming Medicaid|
|Appeal a Denial||http://oah.wyo.gov/|
|Find a Local Office||Offices by County|
To be eligible for Wyoming Medicaid, you must be a resident of the state of Wyoming, a U.S. national, citizen, permanent resident, or legal alien, in need of health care/insurance assistance, whose financial situation would be characterized as low income or very low income.
You must also be one of the following:
- Be responsible for a child 18 years of age or younger
- Have a disability or a family member in your household with a disability
- Be 65 years of age or older
Annual Household Income Limits (before taxes)
|Household Size*||Maximum Income Level (Per Year)|
*For households with more than eight people, add $6,038 per additional person.
Available Services Include:
|Ambulance services||Mental health services|
|Dental services||Nursing services|
|Durable medical equipment||Occupational and physical therapy|
|End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) services||Organ transplant services|
|Family planning services||Prescription drugs|
|Health check exams||Prosthetics and orthotics|
|Home health services||Speech therapy|
|Hospice services||Surgical services|
|Hospital services||Transportation services|
|Laboratory and X-ray services||Vision services|
|Prescriptions (brand name)||3.65|
Copays are exempt for the following:
- Clients under age 21
- Nursing facility residents
- Pregnant women,
- American Indians and Alaska Natives
- Family planning services
- Emergency services
- Hospice services
Adults over the age of 21 who are not pregnant may have a small copayment for medical services or treatment not related to the pregnancy.