Wyoming’s U.S. senators aim to lower costs for Medicare patients by capping prescription drug costs.
Spouses of politicians like governors or presidents often take up the mantle of a social issue, a complement to their companions’ policy agendas. Wyoming first lady Jennie Gordon has unveiled the issue she wants to tackle: childhood food insecurity and hunger.
Wyoming’s senators have co-sponsored a bill that aims to lower prescription drug prices, particularly for patients covered by Medicare.
Throngs of children packed Snow King Sports and Events Center, parents chatting, hockey pucks intermittently clattering across the ice over the yells of kids encountering friends.
On Wednesday the federal 5th Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a Texas judge’s ruling that the Affordable Care Act’s individual mandate is unconstitutional, sending the landmark health care law back to Texas Judge Reed O’Connor and asking him to determine which parts of the law should be struck down.
Judd Grossman may be an outlier, but he is far from the only person in Teton County, let alone the United States, to find himself staring at exorbitant health insurance costs.
Construction comes with a blizzard of unforeseen problems, but St. John’s Medical Center has avoided at least one flurry it didn’t see coming.
Have you ever wondered how St. John’s Medical Center administrators make the decisions they make? Or what trends they are thinking about?
Dr. Dan Forman is the top board volunteer of the year — a new honor created by Teton County to recognize individuals who serve on volunteer county boards.
Wyoming Republican Sen. Mike Enzi is lending his voice to the push to reduce youth vaping, following a statement from Gov. Mark Gordon that people should avoid vaping any THC products.
When Marsha Sensat was a floor nurse, she, like a lot of other nurses, worked 12-hour shifts. She witnessed the beginnings and endings of lives and helped with the trying moments between.
Musculoskeletal injuries are common in Jackson. Some — like an ankle sprain — may put you out of action for just a few weeks. Others can leave you down for months.
Melinda Binks and Sarah Ferris have worked on providing access to menstruation products in the Himalayas. But both were surprised to find the same problem facing girls and women in Teton County.
Teton County’s health care providers are ready to tackle the community’s biggest health needs, including alcohol abuse and mental health, with a particular focus on reducing barriers to care.
CASPER — A leading air ambulance company formally voiced its opposition to an ambitious plan by Wyoming policymakers to make aerial emergency transports a public utility funded under Medicaid in an effort to curb the cost of the flights. But the comment may be a moot point, as the federal go…
The Teton County Health Department has changed the offerings at this morning's flu clinic at the Senior Center of Jackson Hole due to a lack of high-dose flu vaccines.