WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
VIRAL HEPATITIS PROGRAM
Due to changes in the Wyoming Department of Health Communicable Disease Unit, The Viral Hepatitis Program is now part of the Communicable Disease Prevention Program.
Although our name is changing, or services are not. We continue to provide education and support to the public and to health care professionals throughout the state of Wyoming.
FOR FREE CONFIDENTIAL STD/HIV/VIRAL HEPATITIS TESTING...
CHECK OUT THE WEBSITE!
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~ Learn the facts about sexually transmitted diseases, their symptoms, and how to protect yourself.
~ Get a voucher for FREE HIV/STD testing at your local public health clinic.
Hepatitis C RNA Testing - Prior Authorization Form
The Communicable Disease Unit will be supporting Hepatitis C RNA (confirmatory) testing on a prior approval basis. For clients receiving a reactive Hepatitis C antibody screen, please download a prior authorization form HERE and submit to the prevention program for prior authorization.
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COMMUNICABLE DISEASE UNIT HEPATITIS STAFF:
Debi Anderson, Communicable Disease Unit Manager: (307)777-7529 / (307)777-5856
Tai Cooper, Communicable Disease Prevention Program Manager: (307)777-3562
REGIONAL DISEASE INTERVENTION EPIDEMIOLOGISTS:
See Provider Resources tab for ECDR link and additional reporting information and requirements.
HIV/HEPATITIS/STD CONTENT NOTICE: This site may contain prevention messages that may not be appropriate for all audiences. Since HIV, Hepatitis, and/or STD infections are spread primarily through sexual practices or by sharing needles, prevention messages and programs may address these topics. If you are not seeking such information or may be offended by such materials, please exit this site.
MEDICAL INFORMATION DISCLAIMER: All information contained on this web site, including information relating to health conditions, products, and treatments, is for informational and educational purposes only. Although this web site may provide visitors with information to better understand their health and risk factors for specific diseases, the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) does not intend to provide specific medical advice. Any information presented is not meant to substitute for the advice provided by your own doctor or other medical professionals. WDH and the HIV/AIDS/Hepatitis Program urge you to consult with a qualified health care provider for diagnosis, treatment, and answers to your personal health care questions.