Department of Health and Welfare - By the Numbers
115,081
Idahoans enrolled in Medicaid Expansion
813,935
Number of Idahoans vaccinated for COVID-19
127,297
Number of Idahoans receiving SNAP benefits
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News Updates

COVID-19 media briefing set for 2:30 p.m. Tuesday

The Department of Health and Welfare (DHW) will hold a media briefing about COVID-19 in Idaho at 2:30 p.m. (MDT) Tuesday, Oct. 19, via Webex.

Those who will attend the briefing from DHW include Director Dave Jeppesen, Elke Shaw-Tulloch...

COVID-19 media briefing set for 2:30 p.m. Tuesday

The Department of Health and Welfare (DHW) will hold a media briefing about COVID-19 in Idaho at 2:30 p.m. (MDT) Tuesday, Oct. 12, via Webex.

Those who will attend the briefing from DHW include Director Dave Jeppesen, Elke Shaw-Tulloch...

Public Notices and Meetings

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Idaho Infant Toddler Coordinating Council Executive Committee to meet at 9 a.m. MST Oct. 19 via Webex. 

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Region I Early Childhood Committee to meet at noon PDT Oct. 21 via Webex. 

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Region 7 Early Childhood Committee to meet at 9 a.m. MST Oct. 21 via Webex. 

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The Idaho Behavioral Health Council is  scheduled to meet from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. MT Friday, Oct. 22, via Webex and in the Lincoln Conference Room, Idaho Supreme Court Building, 451 W State St., Boise.

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State Hospital North Advisory Board to meet at 1:30 p.m. (PDT) Thursday, Nov. 4, via Webex.