Montana Area Health Education Center and Office of Rural Health

Working to connect students to healthcare careers, professionals to communities, and communities to better health.

  • "Deer" by Jason Thomas
  • Missouri River - Fort Benton, MT by Amanda Judisch
  • Kootenai River - Libby, MT by Amanda Judisch
  • "Open Road" by Audrey Schadt
  • Amsterdam, MT by Jordan Brown

The Montana AHEC mission is to improve the supply and distribution of healthcare professionals, with an emphasis on primary care, through community/academic educational partnerships, in order to increase the access to quality healthcare.


Montana Office of Rural Health and Area Health Education Center
Montana State University
P.O. Box 170520
Bozeman, MT 59717-0520
Fax: 406-994-5653

Kristin Juliar

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Montana Community Health Worker Dialogue

  • Curriculum and Training
  • Employment Opportunities
  • Policy and Payment Options

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State Community Health Worker Models

May 28, 2015

10 am to 2 pm

Helena, MT  - St. Peter’s Hospital, Education Room

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Sponsored by the MT AHEC

RSVP to:
Jordan Brown
For more information:
Kristin Juliar


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Please join us for the second annual Nursing Summit!

Register for the Montana Nursing Education & Practice Summit | Collaborative

When:  June 8 & 9, 2015

     Monday: 9:00 AM- 4:30 PM

     Tuesday: 8:30 AM- 12:00 PM

Where: Best Western Great Northern Hotel; Helena, MT

Cost:    $89/person


7.5 contact hours provided for Montana Board of Nursing license renewal

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Click here to register!

Please register by June 1, 2015.

A block of rooms (mention Nursing Summit) will be available until May 9th at the Great Northern Hotel.  Call (406) 457-5500.

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MT Alzheimer's Work Group

If you have memory problems, or have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s or Related Dementias…

If you are a caregiver (family or paid) for someone who has/or may have Alzheimer’s or Related Dementias…

We need to hear from you!

Town Hall Meeting

Dillon – May 19
Missoula – May 22
Lewistown – May 27
Miles City – May 28
Glasgow – May 29
Kalispell – June 5
Billings – June 9
Great Falls – June 16
Conrad – June 17

The Montana Alzheimer’s/Dementia Work Group is conducting several state-wide Town Hall Meetings to hear comments that will help us develop the Montana State Comprehensive Plan on Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias. The Town Hall Meeting will allow caregivers, family members and other community members to share stories and experiences about caring for and providing services to individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. Individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias are also encouraged to share their experiences at this meeting.

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