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Wyoming Resources

This page has information specific to this state, including contact information for federal and state agencies, and some key information about laws and consumer protections.

To find financial assistance resources, please visit CancerFinances.org.

Click here for information about laws specific to Wyoming.

 

Employment

Federal Fair Employment Agency
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
800.669.4000
info@eeoc.gov

Reasonable Accommodations
Job Accommodation Network
800.526.7234
jan@AskJAN.org

Family & Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
U.S. Department of Labor
Wage & Hour Division
866.487.9243

State Fair Employment Agency
Wyoming Department of Workforce Services, Labor Standards Division
307.777.7261

State Health Care Coverage Facts
Georgetown University Health Policy Institute

Vocational Rehabilitation
Wyoming Department of Workforce Services

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Unemployment Resources

Unemployment Agency
Wyoming Department of Workforce Services
307.235.3264

Agency: Wyoming Department of Workforce Services

Information and filing available here. File online or by phone at (307) 473-3789. Information for filing weekly certification claims for benefits can be found here. Click here to see the current weekly benefit amount and the maximum length of benefits. Payment can be made via debit card or direct deposit. Most claimants will be required to make at least two job search contacts per week and to keep verifiable records of these contacts in order to maintain eligibility for benefits. Frequently asked questions are answered here. There is a comprehensive guidebook available. Customer service can be reached by contacting local offices.

Updates related to Wyoming unemployment benefits and Covid-19

State Clinical Trials Law

The ACA requires that most, non-grandfathered, group health plans provide coverage for the routine costs when participating in clinical trials. Some states have more consumer protections. Click here for more information about clinical trials.

Clinical trials and studies coverage required

W.S.1977 § 26-20-301

All individual and group health insurance policies providing coverage on an expense incurred basis, individual and group service or indemnity type contracts issued by any insurer including any nonprofit corporation and individual and group service contracts or certificates issued by a health maintenance organization which provide coverage for treatment of cancer shall also provide coverage for routine patient care costs which a policyholder or certificate holder, or his covered dependent, receives as part of a clinical trial or study if: The medical treatment is provided in a phase II, phase III or phase IV study or clinical trial for the treatment of cancer; The clinical trial or study is approved by the appropriate agencies; The medical treatment is provided by a licensed health care provider practicing within the scope of the provider's license and the facility and personnel providing the treatment have the experience and training to provide the treatment in a competent manner; the patient has signed a consent from indicating they have been informed of all the risks, procedures and alternatives. (Added 1/2011)

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