BHC Nursing lifts the flu precaution ban on visitors to the Nursing Home

Broadwater Health Center is still on flu precautions for the Nursing Home but are now allowing visitors. BHC asks that all visitors wear a mask and sanitize when entering and leaving the facility.

Is the County Loaning BHC Money? (PART II)

(This is Part two of a 2 part series. To read part 1 click on Is the County Loaning BHC Money? Part 1)Last month I shared with you that the county is not loaning the hospital money.

BHC Now Offers Ultra-Sound imaging in the Diagnostic Image Lab

BHC has added ultra-sound imaging to the Diagnostic Imaging Lab!!

Now you can get a Cat Scan, MRI or Ultra-Sound diagnostic right here in Townsend at the BCH Diagnostic Imaging Department.

BHC Auxilliary - February, 2017 Minutes

BROADWATER HEALTH CENTER AUXILIARY

February 21, 2017

BHC Auxilliary Annual Leprechaun Festival

Auxiliary members nailed it again:  The Leprechaun Festival held March 11 at the school fed and entertained over 100 persons, according to Nancy Marks and Marcia Bieber, co chairs of the event.  .

John and Sharon Borer Letter to the editor

I guess when people get as sick as John and I have been the last week, they start thinking about what is important to them and has meant a lot after they get to feeling better and are on the mend. First of all, we got a case of this terrible stuff that is going around, probably have not been this sick in at least a decade. Got to experience firsthand this Broadwater Health Center facility thaqt has been in the works for a while. Normally, we bypass Townsend and go for the big city.

BHC Announces Board Changes

Townsend Health Systems (Broadwater Health Center) would like to announce the following changes to the Board of Trustees.

Bill Hubber recently resigned from the Board to pursue other interests. The Board would like to thank Bill for his dedicated service and for having led the Board as their chairman for the last four years. He was a steady force providing sage advice with many of the operational decisions of the Board.

BHC Auxilliary - January, 2017 Minutes

BROADWATER HEALTH CENTER AUXILIARY

January 17, 2017

(for more information about BHC Auxilliary click on BHC Auxilliary Page)

 

BHC Auxilliary Starts a New Year - Board Annual Meeting 10/26/2016

The BHC Auxilliary had a banner year with its fundraising. We ended in Oct. with a $21,000 balance and allocated $4,600 toward remodeling one of the nursing home rooms. That included a $3,000 grant from Montana Community Foundation. The Auxilliary also allocated $5,000 toward new signage.

2016 Broadwater Health Center Highlights

This article was originally printed in the Broadwater Reporter on Thursday, January 5, 2016:

 

Administrator Kyle Hopstad and board member Bill Upthegrove shared a year-end update with the city council at the regular city council meeting.

Because the council supported the CT scanner project in 2013 by backing the interim loan which was paid off in 6 months, status of utilization was reported.

DOT Physicals Available

BHC will be offering DOT Physicals this month on Januay 20, 2016 and January 21,2016.

Call BHC at  266-3186 Ext. 132 for your appointment.

BHC Clinic and Business Off will be closed on Thanksgiving Day

The Broadwater Health Center Wellness Clinic and the Business Office will be closed on Thanksgiving Day (Nov. 24).

BHC Collecting food for the Food Pantry

Broadwater Health Center will be collecting food for the Food Pantry during the holiday season.  If you would like to help those in need during this holiday season there will be boxes at the entry ways to collect food items.

Please give generously!!

2016 Evacuation Training

Once a year BHC is required to do a physical emergency training. This year the team practiced evacuating patients due to a gas leak. The team transported 3 mock patients down the street, about a block, to the Methodist Church.

BHC Featured on KXLH Medical Moment in 2 segments

The Broadwater Health Center is being featured on 2 Medical Montana Segments on KXLH.

The first segment is BHC Administrator Kyle Hopstad talking about BHC (click on Medical Montana Kyle Hopstad)

The second segment is "Donna" speaking of the care received at BHC (click on Medical Montana Donna)

Annual Senior Holiday Dinner and Townsend Light Tour

Every year the Townsend Rotary Club and the Townsend Lions Club get together to host a dinner for the local area Seniors at the Senior Center.  After the dinner the Seniors are invited to a tour of the Townsend Holiday Lights.

Broadwater Health Center receives Cardiac Recognition Award

Broadwater Health Center officials were presented with the Cardiac Recognition Award at the Montana Hospital Association's annual meeting in Billings on September 29. The Cardiac Recognition Award is sponsored by the Cardiovascular Health Program within the state health department.

CNA Education Classes

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Upcoming Events

Apr 07The Broadwater Conservation District is partnering with Gayle Watson, Broadwater County FFA, Farm Bureau and the Extension Office to sponsor the Annual Ag Appreciation Dinner at Watson's Event Center. The cost will be $10.00/person. Tickets will be on sale March 23 - April 4 and can be purchased through Broadwater Conservation District, BCDC Board Members, FFA members or Farm Bureau members. For more information call Denise Thompson at 406-266-3146 ext. 104.
Apr 08Th Broadwater Rod and Gun Club Annual Banquet at 5:30pm at the 4H building at the Townsend Fairgrounds.
Apr 17BHC is offering a FREE Diabetes Training from 10:00am to 11:30am. Call 406-266-4670 to register.
Apr 24BHC is offering a FREE Diabetes Training From 10:00am to 11:30am. Call 406-266-4670 to register.
May 01BHC is offering a FREE Diabetes Training From 10:00am to 11:30am. Call 406-266-4670 to register.
May 08BHC is offering a FREE Diabetes Training From 10:00am to 11:30am. Call 406-266-4670 to register.
May 11Missouri River Artisans is sponsoring a Sip'N'Paint Acrylic painting class taught by local artist Pam Sample. The event will be held at the Legion Club. Registration/Social Hour at 6:00. Class at 7:00. Call Pam Sample at 406-422-7028 to reserve a spot.
May 13Townsend Area Community Clean-up.
May 15BHC is offering a FREE Diabetes Training From 10:00am to 11:30am. Call 406-266-4670 to register.
May 15BHC is offering a FREE Diabetes Training From 10:00am to 11:30am. Call 406-266-4670 to register.
May 21Broadwater County Museum Open House
May 22BHC is offering a FREE Diabetes Training. Call 406-266-4670 to register.
June 01Broadwater Health Center Open House