Wyoming Medicaid Eligibility Requirements

If you are looking to apply for Medicaid in Wyoming** then read the information below. Though we try to provide accurate information please note this is for informational purposes. We recommend you contact your Wyoming Medicaid Office to verify these eligibility requirements.

Wyoming Medicaid Overview
The Medicaid (EqualityCare) program is a federal and state funded program that serves needy individuals and families who meet financial and other eligibility requirements and certain other individuals who lack adequate resources to pay for medical care.

Wyoming Medicaid Eligibility
The enrollee must be a Wyoming resident and a U.S. citizen or legal alien who has lived in the U.S. for at least 5 years.

Medicaid Income Requirements In Wyoming
This information is based on the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). These income guideline standards were effective starting January 1st, 2014.
Children
Age 0-1 154% FPL
Age 1-5 154% FPL
Age 6-18 133% FPL

Pregnant Women
154% FPL

Adults
Parents 57% FPL
Other Adults 0%
Is Medicaid Expanding? No

Documents You May Need
Proof of income
Proof of expenses
Proof of assets
Proof you live in Wyoming
Proof of citizenship/immigration status
Proof of pregnancy if you are pregnant
Social Security Number for every applicant
If you have health coverage, proof of health insurance coverage
If applicable, Power of Attorney, Guardianship, or Conservator documents

Medicaid Coverage In Wyoming
Services include but are not limited to inpatient and outpatient hospital care, nursing home care, physician services, laboratory and x-ray services, immunizations and other early and periodic screening, diagnostic, and treatment (EPSDT) services for children, family planning, health center and rural health clinic services, nurse midwife and nurse practitioner services. Treatment for special health problems like breast cancer, kidney problems, nursing home needs, and AIDS.

**The information provided above is a general guideline when applying for Wyoming Medicaid. These guidelines can change from time to time, because of that we recommend that you contact your local Medicaid office in Wyoming to verify the latest eligibility requirments for Medicaid coverage in Wyoming.