For 35 years, Lorna Kruse felt soothed by Marlboro cigarettes, smoking two packs a day.
Montana’s struggling mental health care system may finally be getting much-needed attention.
In a Billings Gazette guest opinion in September 2003, I compared the prices of a three-month supply of the 30 most popular patented prescription drugs from the Billings Costco pharmacy with a Canadian pharmacy. The Canadian prices were 48 percent lower.
Squeezed out primarily by a shortage of parking, the South Central Montana Regional Mental Health Center has sold its building on Avenue D for $800,000 and is moving downtown to be closer to the people it serves.
The Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services has confirmed one case of enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) in Montana involving a child younger than 10 from Yellowstone County.
Simulation is growing in popularity in nursing and health care education and Billings Clinic is riding the wave, adding nearly a half million dollars in patient simulators.
Yellowstone County has no confirmed cases of enterovirus 68, a respiratory illness that nationally has sent scores of children to emergency rooms, in some cases, even to intensive care units.
St. Vincent Healthcare has been chosen as one of 30 sites in the world to participate in a pivotal clinical trial that will evaluate the safety and effectiveness of new technology to treat aneurysms.
At 22 weeks pregnant, Amanda Langve’s obstetrician recommended she get a fetal echocardiogram, an ultrasound that evaluates the baby’s heart for problems before birth.
St. Vincent Healthcare is hosting a Men’s Night Out Wellness Seminar from 6 to 8 p.m. on Sept. 9 at the Mansfield Health Education Center.
A Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) viewing party is set for tonight at Underriner Motors, 3671 Pierce Parkway.
Newly named Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert A. McDonald has wasted no time outlining a national recruitment effort to bring needed medical professionals into the VA, which could benefit the VA Montana Health Care System.
Hundreds of people are expected to get free health screenings when the “Walgreens Way to Health Tour” bus stops in Billings Sept. 9.
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs owes Ed Saunders a swift and sincere apology.
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.
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.
A field of six candidates vying to lead Montana’s VA Health Care system is being narrowed as officials prepare to name a new director.
St. Vincent Healthcare’s Clinical Pastoral Education program has received accreditation by the Association for Clinical Pastoral Education Inc. as a satellite program center.