HealthCARE Montana

HC MT FINAL.RedBlue StackHealthCARE Montana recruits, trains and retains healthcare professionals.  This grant-funded project builds partnerships among Montana’s Area Health Education Center offices, two-year and community colleges, and healthcare employers.

The collaborative effort aims to increase the number of trained healthcare professionals in rural and frontier Montana by:

  • Helping prospective adult students identify and pursue healthcare certificates or two-year degrees, and supporting them through their education to ensure academic success;
  • Developing an accelerated nursing curriculum to guide healthcare providers toward higher levels of practice and to ease the nursing shortage in Montana;
  • Increasing opportunities for on-the-job training by developing healthcare apprenticeships; and,
  • Building and sustaining a rural “home-grown” healthcare workforce that serves the smallest communities in the farthest regions of Montana.
HealthCARE Montana
Eastern MT AHEC at RiverStone Health
123 South 27th Street
Billings, MT 59101
Phone: 406.247.3277
Fax: 406.651.6418

“HealthCARE Montana” Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training Grants Program Grant Agreement  #TC-26447-14-60-A-30  The Montana HealthCARE Grant.

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