As a nurse at Billings Clinic and member of our contract negotiating team, I found a number of objectionable points in the Aug. 14 Billings Gazette editorial “Nurses contract dispute raises questions,” but two insinuations need to be addressed directly.
Gene Kolstad has been helping to design health care facilities for more than three decades, and he still gets excited about the details of the blueprints.
For the first time in more than 40 years, Billings Clinic is planning a dedicated inpatient pediatric unit to accommodate the growing demand.
In the past 18 months, the downtown Billings Clinic campus has become the epicenter for construction in the medical corridor as $42.2 million worth of projects have either been started or finished.
A group tours the new Intensive Care Unit at Billings Clinic during a January open house.
In this file photo, Dan Jones, of Jones Construction Inc., looks over plans for the new $11.5 million Intensive Care Unit at Billings Clinic.
Gene Kolstad looks over Billings Clinic plans at CTA Architects and Engineers. CTA is one of many local firms benefiting from the expansion by Billing Clinic during the past 18 months. Clinic developments in that period have totaled more than $42 million.
It's an early 1900s vintage house with a leaky roof, and it can no longer accommodate its growing number of families with ill children. And that is prompting the renovation of the icon in the Billings medical corridor.
Four months after the grand opening of the $6.3 million Majestic Lane Clinic, veterans are encountering roadblocks in getting appointments and staffing remains an issue.
On Wednesday, Billings Clinic direct-care nurses voted to reject a proposed three-year contract offered by the administration.
Julie Burton, director of communications for Billings Clinic
The union representing 575 Billings Clinic nurses is awaiting dates from Clinic officials to return to the bargaining table after the nurses Wednesday "overwhelmingly rejected" the hospital’s proposed three-year contract.
Mary Karen Marek was angry when her younger, mentally ill brother moved out of Montana, isolated himself from family, abandoned his two children, landed in jail and became homeless.
U.S. Sen. John Walsh will host a field hearing in Billings on Wednesday, bringing together researchers and experts from around Montana to discuss treatment options and the best ways to continue the search for an Alzheimer's cure.
As nurses at Billings Clinic prepare to vote on a new, three-year contract, it does not carry the endorsement of the nurses union.
Billings Clinic is set to begin construction this fall on a dedicated pediatric inpatient space to better meet the needs of the families and children it serves.
Billings Clinic is partnering with the Billings Mustangs to bring awareness to heart disease and prevention, all in support of the American Heart Association and America’s favorite pastime.
Paul L. Metzger gave the Billings community $38 million in the form of equal bequests to Billings Clinic and St. Vincent Hospital.