What is Medicaid?

Medicaid helps pay for healthcare services for children, pregnant women, families with children, and individuals who are aged, blind or disabled who qualify based on citizenship, residency, family income, and sometimes resources and healthcare needs.

 

How do I apply?

www.wesystem.wyo.gov

 

Persons applying for Kid Care CHIP or Medicaid programs may complete the Medicaid Application in English or Spanish.  The application may be mailed to the Wyoming Department of Health Customer Service Center at:

Wyoming Department of Health

6101 Yellowstone Road, Suite 259D

Cheyenne, WY  82002 

You can also visit www.wesystem.wyo.gov to apply online.  

  

Pregnant women may also apply for the Presumptive Eiligibility Program through a Qualified Provider. If determined presumptively eligible, they will receive up to sixty (60) days of coverage for outpatient services.  For a listing of Qualified Provider locations click here. 

 

Persons interested in other progams offered through the Department of Family Services such as SNAP, POWER, or Child Care, please visit the Department of Family Services website at: www.dfsweb.state.wy.us.

 

If you have questions about Supplemental Security Income (SSI) or would like to apply for SSI, visit the Social Security Administration's website at: www.ssa.gov.    

 

If you have questions about Medicaid programs, use the left hand menu on this page or contact us at: eceligibilityunit@wyo.gov.