Within the next week both Missoula hospitals will receive the initial doses of the new Pfizer COVID 19 vaccine, which will initially be given to front-line healthcare providers along with residents and staff of local nursing homes and long-term care facilities.
Governor Steve Bullock traveled to Billings on Thursday to participate in the introduction of Big Sky Care Connect; the new Health Information Exchange that proponents say will transform the way that doctors and hospitals can securely share information.
Montana’s State Auditor and Insurance Commissioner announced on Thursday that health insurance rates for Montanans using the Affordable Care Act insurance exchange have actually been reduced for the first time.
Former network television news anchor Tom Brokaw spoke in Billings last week. His remarks at the Billings Clinic focused partly on healthcare, his battle with cancer and the stories he’s covered. Brokaw hosted the Today Show, Meet the Press, and went on to become managing editor and anchor of the NBC Nightly News for 22 years...