Wyoming Medicaid

Wyoming elected officials are facing the first of many anticipated healthcare policy challenges with the question of whether or not to expand the Medicaid program in Wyoming.  Expanding would mean creating a new category of eligibility, and increasing the income limits for those already currently eligible for program services.  WMS was asked by the Governor […]

Hiser Named 2015 Wyoming Medical Society Physician of The Year

CHEYENNE – Casper physician Dr. Wes Hiser has been named the Wyoming Physician of The Year by the Wyoming Medical Society this week and will receive his award during the organization’s Annual Meeting at Jackson Lake Lodge June 6. Hiser owns a reputation as the Godfather of specialty outreach clinics in Wyoming, as well as […]

September Is Healthy Vision Month

The American Academy of Ophthalmology and The Wyoming Ophthalmological Society are reminding adults to start the fight against age-related vision loss early – long before they reach the golden years. An estimated 43 million Americans will face vision loss or blindness from age-related eye diseases by 2020. During September, the National Eye Institute and the […]

Wyoming Medical Society Opposes Medical Marijuana Legalization Effort

CHEYENNE – The Wyoming Medical Society (WMS) announced its position in opposition to a possible 2016 general election ballot measure to legalize medical marijuana today in Cheyenne. The WMS substantiated its stance in a position paper, which is available here. The Wyoming Medical Society was founded in 1903 to provide representation, advocacy and service to […]