How does the partnership between Community and Billings Clinic RegionalCare benefit Missoula?

Once finalized, this exciting partnership will offer the unique clinicaland managerial expertise of Billings Clinic RegionalCare to Western Montana,ensuring options, enhanced services and additional specialty providers in our thriving community.

  • After reviewing all viable alternatives, the Community Medical Center board ultimately chose Billings Clinic RegionalCare because of the combination of Billings Clinic’s strong reputation for quality and Montana focus combined with RegionalCare’s track record of significant investments and service expansion in the communities it serves.
  • The Community board believed that the combination of Billings Clinic and RegionalCare through their Joint Venture is the structure best able to fulfill the selection criteria established by their Board. Billings Clinic has a national reputation for its record in delivering patient safety, quality and service, including affiliation with the prestigious Mayo Clinic.
  • RegionalCare Hospital Partners is a national leader in operating regionally focused hospitals and health care systems. Together, Billings Clinic RegionalCare will bring the needed resources and expertise to allow Community to continue to grow and thrive.
  • Billings Clinic is committed to serving the health care needs of Montana residents, managing 10 critical access hospitals and delivering specialists and close-to-home clinics to rural communities. Billings Clinic is already a trusted, Community partner. Billings Clinic serves as Community Cancer Center’s clinical provider for radiation therapy, the lead physician provider of Gynecology/Oncology services and the IT sponsor for Community’s electronic medical record.
  • The Community board believed that the combination of Billings Clinic and RegionalCare through their Joint Venture is the structure best able to fulfill the selection criteria established by their Board.
  • Billings Clinic has a national reputation for its record in delivering patient safety, quality and service, including affiliation with the prestigious Mayo Clinic.
  • RegionalCare Hospital Partners is a national leader in operating regionally focused hospitals and health care systems.
  • Together, Billings Clinic RegionalCare will bring the needed resources and expertise to allow Community to continue to grow and thrive.
  • Billings Clinic is committed to serving the health care needs of Montana residents, managing 10 critical access hospitals and delivering specialists and close-to-home clinics to rural communities.
  • Billings Clinic is already a trusted, Community partner. Billings Clinic serves as Community Cancer Center’s clinical provider for radiation therapy, the lead physician provider of Gynecology/Oncology services and the IT sponsor for Community’s electronic medical record.
  • Billings Clinic has a track record of attracting nationally recognized physician specialists to Montana. Billings Clinic RegionalCare, working with the local medical staff, will continue to recruit new physicians and health care providers where there are needs into one of the nation’s best communities.
  • In the last fiscal year, Community providednearly $4.7 million in charity care.  Billings Clinic RegionalCare has committed tomaintaining the charity policy as it currently exists, to continue to meet thehealth care needs of the community.
  • Under this partnership, Community will begincontributing to Missoula’s local government and schools by supporting the taxbase.
  • This partnership will also put Missoula on themap as a prospective affiliate of the Mayo Clinic Health Network.  Billings Clinic is already part of thisprestigious network.
  • Billings Clinic RegionalCare will commit to fundnecessary capital needs and new strategic initiatives including facility and technology improvements to Community.