A Business Plan for Montana by Montanans

For Montana by Montanans
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Led by Rick Haraldson, CEO of the Sidney Health Center, and Larry White, Associate Professor at the School of Public Health and Community Health Service at the University of Montana, the Health and Wellness (KIN) will be asked to identify both opportunities for and challenges to growth in Montana's health and wellness industries. Members of this KIN will discuss and formulate goals and objectives that will facilitate growth and prosperity in the industry.

Meeting Agendas, Minutes and Reports:

Health and Wellness KIN Final Recommendations

10/27/2015 - Meeting Agenda
10/27/2015 - Meeting Minutes

07/27/15 - Meeting Agenda
07/27/15 - Meeting Minutes

05/11/2015 - Meeting Agenda
05/11/2015 - Meeting Minutes

02/11/15 - Meeting Agenda
02/11/15 -Meeting Minutes


KIN Resources:

Using Registered Apprenticeship to Build and Fill Healthcare Career Paths

Using Registered Apprenticeship to Build and Fill Career Paths in Health Information Technology

Presentation: Montana Healthcare Employment Projections, by Amy Watson for the May 11 2015 KIN meeting

Presentation: Economy in the Big Sky | Census & Economic Information Center, Montana Department of Commerce

Report: Labor Day Report 2015 | Department of Labor & Industry

Presentation: HealthCare MONTANA by Kaye Norris, PhD

KIN Membership:

Larry White, Consultant, Missoula (Co-Chair)

Rick Haraldson, Sidney Health Center, Sidney (Co-Chair)

Kent Burgess, St. John's Lutheran Ministries, Billings

Maria Clemons, Northwest Community Health Center, Libby

Jodi Daly, Western Montana Health Center, Missoula

Jim Edwards, Leavitt Great West Insurance Services, Helena

Bina Eggensperger, Clark Fork Valley Hospital, Thompson Falls

Jeff Fee, St Patrick Hopsital, Missoula

John Felton, RiverStone Health, Billings

David Forbes, retired, Univeristy of Montana, Frenchtown

John Goodnow, Benefis Health System, Great Falls

Chris Halko, Pharmacist, Fort Benton

Randy Holom, Frances Mahon Deaconess Hospital, Glasgow

Dan Keith, It Starts with Me Health Promotion Programs, Missoula

Lenette Kosovich, Rimrock, Billings

Steve McNeece, Community Hospital of Anaconda, Anaconda

Barbara Mettler, South Central Montana Regional Mental Health Center, Billings

Larry Noonan, Aware Inc., Anaconda

Kevin Pitzer, Bozeman Deaconess Health Services, Bozeman

Cindy Smith, Bulhook Community Health Center, Havre

Paul Teagle, The Goodman Group, Missoula

Nick Wolter, Billings Clinic, Billings

Bill Woody, Consumer Direct Personal Care, Billings