Montana Regional Healthcare Coalitions

Western Regional Healthcare Coalition Contacts

Chair:  Michelle Kimball

Co-Chair:  RJ Nelsen

Treasurer:  Neoma Greenfield

Coalition Coordinator:  Kyrsten Brinkley


Western Regional Healthcare Coalition

Meeting Schedule


January 7, 2021



Please reach out to your region’s Coalition Coordinator for further information and call-in information.

Western Regional Healthcare Coalition

Meeting Minutes

June 6, 2017

August 17, 2017

October 26, 2017

January 23, 2018

March 12, 2018

April 23, 2018

May 29, 2018

May 2019 Executive Committee Meeting

November 2019 Executive Committee Presentation

September 2020 Executive Committee Presentation

Western Regional Healthcare Coalition Documents


High-Risk Infectious Disease Response Strategy

Pediatric Surge Annex

Preparedness & Response Plan

Regional Healthcare Coalition COVID Mini Grants!


The Regional Healthcare Coalitions are pleased to announce an opportunity for all Healthcare Providers/members  in each region to apply for a “Regional Healthcare Coalition COVID Mini Grant”.


The grant project period is from Oct 1, 2020 thru Dec 22, 2020, with a  cap of $3,500.00  The Executive Committee members from each coalition will review the applications starting January 2020  and make the awards starting in February or sooner.


Grant Applications must be submitted no later than Dec 20, 2020, although there are no guarantees grant monies will still be available.

The following are proposed initiatives and focus areas from the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR):

     • Infectious Disease Education/Training

     • Infectious Disease Exercise

     • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) ** (see grant applications for more

       specific requirements)

     • Equipment *(see grant application for more specific requirements)


Please see the link below to apply for this great opportunity:


If you have any questions please feel free to contact me.

Thank you and have a wonderful day.


Cindee McKee

Healthcare Coalition Director

Office: (406) 457-8027