Cyndi Johnson has trouble believing that bureaucratic rules may force a Billings woman out of an assisted-living home and into a nursing home — at double the cost to taxpayers.
ANACONDA — Two Montana State Hospital patients face felony aggravated assault charges for allegedly injuring female staff members in separate incidents from last year.
BUTTE -- Montana State Hospital at Warm Springs must pay $30,000 to an ex-patient after its staff barred the woman with physical disabilities from using her electric wheelchair.
HELENA — A Helena district judge has declared unconstitutional the state’s ban on prescription birth control coverage for teenage girls covered under the state’s health insurance program for low-income people.
There's no doubt shoppers want to know what's in their food, and at Good Earth Market, store manager Perry McNeese said food labels get read.
WARM SPRINGS -- Felony aggravated assault charges are expected following an incident Tuesday at Montana State Hospital at Warm Springs where a female staff member was seriously injured in an attack.
HELENA — Montana health officials have begun issuing new medical marijuana cards as part of the state's overhaul of its marijuana industry.
HELENA — The Schweitzer administration is preparing to cut Medicaid payments to hospitals, nursing homes, group homes and other providers of medical and disability services to the poor by as much as 6 percent, according to provider-group representatives and other sources.
HELENA — Prosecutors this week asked to expand charges against a former Montana Developmental Center staffer, alleging he raped two mentally disabled female patients and tried to sexually assault a third at the state-run facility in Boulder.
HELENA — Montana State Hospital officials are investigating an attack on staff members by three patients, including one who had just been transferred to the hospital from the state prison.