Cops, docs and bureaucrats all agree holes in mental health and substance abuse treatment go hand-in-hand with Wyoming’s prison crowding problem.
Not only has the Legislature refused five times to expand Medicaid, now it’s trying to remove existing coverage.
Joint Appropriations Committee sponsored a bill to make permanent a temporary merger of the state’s Department of Health and Department of Family Services.
Education shortfall, prison woes, mental health needs top 2017 agenda.
Thousands of Wyoming residents left without healthcare coverage, while the costs of uncompensated care and loss of federal dollars stack up.