The following agencies are working together to support the mission of MOMS, providing expert consultation, resources, training and support to help you care for patients in their own communities when possible.

Montana Department of Health and Human Services (DPHHS)

The Department of Health and Human Services works to improve and protect the health of Montanans by advancing conditions for healthy living. MOMS is housed under the Family and Community Health Bureau’s (FCHB) Early Childhood and Family Support Division (ECFSD).

Primary Contact:

Sarah Buchanan, MPH

Maternal Health Program Specialist

406.444.7034 |

Billings Clinic

Billings Clinic is Montana’s largest health care organization serving a vast region covering much of Montana, northern Wyoming and the western Dakotas. Billings Clinic is a physician-led, integrated multi-specialty group practice with a 304-bed hospital and a Level II trauma center that is consistently recognized nationally for excellent performance in patient quality, safety, and service. Billings Clinic is a leader in providing obstetrics services and has a 20-suite Family Birth Center with a Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Additionally, emergency transport flights for pregnant women or newborns are available on MedFlight‘s fixed-wing air ambulance. Through multiple regional partnerships, Billings Clinic conducts approximately 120 specialty care clinics per month at twenty different regional locations including affiliated hospitals located throughout Montana and Wyoming.

Primary Contact:

Stephanie Fitch, MHA, MS, PCLC, LAC, PMH-C

MOMS Grant Manager

406.435.8833 |

Rural Institute University of Montana

The University of Montana’s Rural Institute for Inclusive Communities (UM RIIC) is committed to creating better lives for rural people with disabilities and their families. With innovative services, training and research, RI strives to improve independence and participation of people with disabilities in everyday activities and all aspects of the community.

Primary Contact:

Annie Glover, PhD, MPH, MPA

Senior Research Scientist


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