Wyoming Nursing Home Laws
Nursing Home Negligence or Abuse
Statute of Limitations Wyo. Stat. Ann. §1-3-105
Four years from when the injury was discovered, or reasonably should have been discovered.
Statute of Limitations Wyo. Stat. Ann. §1-3-107
- Two years from when the injury was discovered, or reasonably should have been discovered.
- Children must have claim filed by 8th birthday or within two years of date of injury, whichever is greater.
- For disabled, claim must be filed within one year of removal of disability.
- If the medical malpractice caused a wrongful death, the statute is tolled once the claim is received by the director of the malpractice panel. Wyo. Stat. Ann. § 1-38-102(d)
Statute of Limitations Wyo. Stat. Ann. §1-38-102(d)
- Two years from date of death or two years after the identity of the decedent is known.
Damages Caps Wyo. Const. art. 10, §4
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