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Cheyenne-Laramie County Health Department (CLCHD) Adult Team Nurses work to improve independence and healthy lifestyles of chronically ill, disabled or elderly citizens of Laramie County through education, information and referral to agencies in Laramie County and those funded at CLCHD.

Programs funded at CLCHD are:

For more information call an Adult Health Nurse at 633-4098.

Long Term Care Home and Community Based Services Waiver Program
This Medicade program provides in-home services as an alternative to a Nursing Home. Services provided are case management, personal care, homemaker services, respite, non-medical transportation, skilled nursing, adult day care, personal emergency response system, and home-delivered meals. Medicaid financial guidelines must be met to qualify.

Community Based In Home Services Grant (COMBASE)
This program fosters self-sufficiency in the least restrictive environment, by providing case management, personal care and limited homemaker services. Fees for services are based on a sliding-fee scale.

Adult Health Program
Adult Health program provides short term, non-skilled in-home nursing services and personal care for qualified clients. Fees for services are based on a sliding fee scale.

Ryan White Care Grant Services
This program provides services to improve the overall health status of residents living with HIV/AIDS through improved access to health care, coordinating community services and facilitating access to statewide resources. Financial guidelines must be met to qualify.

LT101 Assessment
An LT101 is the functional assessment completed by a Public Health Nurse as part of the qualification process for Medicaid Nursing Home, Long Term Care Home and Community Based Services, Medicaid Waiver and Assisted Living Facility Medicaid Waiver Programs.

More Resources:

State of Wyoming, Division on Aging
National Council on Aging-Benefits Check Up
Wyoming Department of Health HIV/AIDS/Hepatitis Program
Wyoming Department of Health HIV/AIDS Surveillance Program
Wyoming Department of Health

Lois Prickett, Supervisor