Affordable Care Act http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Wyoming Medicaid Numbers Remain Steady http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyoming-medicaid-numbers-remain-steady <p>Earlier this month the U-S Department of Health and Human Services indicated that Wyoming’s Medicaid and the Children’s Insurance Program known as CHIP had lost four thousand participants.&nbsp;</p><p>But the Wyoming Department of Health says both programs are very busy.&nbsp; The Department’s Jan Stahl says Wyoming numbers go up and down throughout the year.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Tue, 13 May 2014 15:10:37 +0000 Bob Beck 58205 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming Medicaid Numbers Remain Steady St. John’s CEO is optimistic about ACA benefits to women http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/st-john-s-ceo-optimistic-about-aca-benefits-women <p>The fate of the Affordable Care Act has been a sticking point for both presidential candidates. Mitt Romney has said he intends to repeal it, while President Obama has promised to protect the promises it makes to reform parts of the healthcare system. Dr. Louis Hochheiser, CEO of St. John’s Medical Center, has studied the ACA, and says the law is already breaking down barriers, especially for women.</p> Fri, 02 Nov 2012 21:34:36 +0000 Rebecca Martinez 32274 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org St. John’s CEO is optimistic about ACA benefits to women