Montana Health Department Rebuilding Relationship With Mental Health Care Providers
Organizations that provide care for people with mental health problems in Montana say they’ve reached an agreement with the state health department to redesign a big portion of the system they work in.
Over $45 Million In State Budget Cuts To Be Restored
More than $45 million of the state budget will be restored under a plan by Governor Steve Bullock. It will unwind budget cuts enacted over the last year that have devastated parts of Montana's health care community.
Many of Montana’s poorest and most vulnerable people — and the health care providers who serve them — are anxiously awaiting news from Governor Steve Bullock this week. Bullock is expected to release his plan to restore some funding to health programs for the state’s poor and disabled that have been devastated by budget cuts over the last year.
MTPR Capitol Reporter Corin Cates-Carney is here now to talk about the upcoming announcement.