Indian Health Service http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Indian Health Service can take over a year to process contractor payments http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/indian-health-service-can-take-over-year-process-contractor-payments <p></p><p>A <span style="color:#1f497d"><a href="http://www.gao.gov/assets/660/659602.pdf" target="_blank">study</a></span> by the Government Accountability Office – or GAO - shows that it takes over one year for the Indian Health Service to process payments to contractors in 8-percent of claims.</p> Sat, 14 Dec 2013 00:26:32 +0000 Irina Zhorov 51288 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Indian Health Service can take over a year to process contractor payments Wyoming tribes have 33 sanitation development projects in need of attention http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyoming-tribes-have-33-sanitation-development-projects-need-attention <p></p> Mon, 22 Apr 2013 12:13:09 +0000 Irina Zhorov 39656 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming tribes have 33 sanitation development projects in need of attention Native Americans Applaud Supreme Court Ruling http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/native-americans-applaud-supreme-court-ruling <p>In upholding the Affordable Care Act, the Supreme Court has also affirmed the permanent reauthorization of the Indian Health Care Improvement Act.</p><p>Many Native Americans receive healthcare through the Indian Health Service, or IHS, with more than 10,000 people in Wyoming eligible for services, and 2-million nationwide.</p> Fri, 29 Jun 2012 02:47:33 +0000 Tristan Ahtone 26267 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Native Americans Applaud Supreme Court Ruling