Questions about the Affordable Care Act reforms and health insurance exchanges went into effect January 1, 2014? Click here!
The Wyoming Buyer's Guide to Medicare Supplement "MEDIGAP" Insurance is now available. This guide provides assistance to Wyoming consumers in selecting an insurance plan to supplement Medicare.
Long Term Care Insurance
The Wyoming Buyer's Guide to Long-Term Care Insurance is also available. This guide provides general information about Long-Term Care and Long-Term Care Insurance and offers shopping tips. It helps the consumer decide which policy best fits their needs.
Long Term Care Insurance Guide 2016
Long Term Care Insurance & Medicaid Program
This is a Wyoming consumer informational handout describing the Long Term Care Partnership Program. A joint effort between the federal Medicaid program and Long Term Care Insurance Companies to encourage people to plan for their future LTC needs. Click here for a description of the program: LTC and Medicaid Program.
Medicare Prescription Drugs
For quick facts and how to find the right coverage for prescription drugs: Medicare Plan Finder
Attention Senior Citizens
For information, counseling and assistance on long term care, Medicare supplement and other health insurance issues for seniors, contact the Wyoming State Health Insurance Assistance Program (WSHIIP). Call the Wyoming Senior Citizens, Inc. in Cheyenne at (307) 634-1010, in Casper at (307) 235-5959, in Riverton at (307) 856-6880, or statewide toll-free at 1-800-856-4398. You can also visit them at their web site at http://www.wyomingseniors.com.
Wyoming Health Insurance Pool
The Wyoming Health Insurance Pool was created by the 1990 Wyoming Legislature to provide health insurance coverage to residents of Wyoming who are denied adequate health insurance. This plan is specially designed to meet the needs of those individuals on Medicare due to disability who are unable to purchase a Medicare Supplement plan because of existing health problems. You can check for eligibility, download the brochure, application, and current premium rates in pdf format for the WHIP program here.
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act FAQ on COBRA Premium Reduction
This FAQ concerns the COBRA premium reduction for the unemployed. View the FAQ
Link to Consumer Information
Link to the consumer information web site sponsored by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners. Click here.