Most Common Sports Injuries for Kids and How You Can Prevent Them
Most Common Sports Injuries for Kids and How You Can Prevent Them

Post Date: Sep 15, 2021

Wellness Check, Health, Preventative Care, Panther Clinic

When a third of all childhood injuries happen while playing sports, it's worth paying attention to some prevention. Sports injuries result in 3 million emergency...

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Tips for a Safer, Healthier Camping Trip In Montana
Tips for a Safer, Healthier Camping Trip In Montana

Post Date: Sep 08, 2021

Health, Preventative Care

Montana has a reputation for its natural areas and public lands, for a good reason. And one of the perks of living in the state...

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5 Datos para Mantenerse Saludable bajo Calidad de Aire Nociva
5 Datos para Mantenerse Saludable bajo Calidad de Aire Nociva

Post Date: Sep 01, 2021

Wellness Check, Health, Preventative Care

Este verano con incendios forestales récord ha intensificado el reconocimiento a la calidad del aire y como impacta nuestra salud, especialmente para quienes ya están...

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5 Tips for Staying Safe In Poor Air Quality
5 Tips for Staying Safe In Poor Air Quality

Post Date: Sep 01, 2021

Health, Preventative Care

This summer of record wildfires has heightened awareness of air quality and how it impacts our health, especially for those already at higher risk for...

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How to Beat the Heat Without A/C
How to Beat the Heat Without A/C

Post Date: Aug 25, 2021

Wellness Check, Health, Preventative Care

When the heat of summer reaches new highs, it can feel impossible to find relief if you don’t have air conditioning (A/C). But there are...

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5 Beginner Hikes in Southwest Montana
5 Beginner Hikes in Southwest Montana

Post Date: Aug 18, 2021

Behavioral Health, Health

The love for hiking is strong in Southwest Montana, where outdoor adventures fuel many people’s days off. And hiking has plenty of proven benefits as...

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5 Common Teen Health Problems and How the Panther Clinic Can Help
5 Common Teen Health Problems and How the Panther Clinic Can Help

Post Date: Aug 11, 2021

Community Partnerships, Preventative Care, Panther Clinic

Teens face many physical and mental health issues that are unique to their age group, and they may not always be noticeable to their parents...

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Exámenes Físicos para el Deporte Gratuitos y Mas en la Clínica Panther dentro de la Escuela Intermedia de Belgrade
Exámenes Físicos para el Deporte Gratuitos y Mas en la Clínica Panther dentro de la Escuela Intermedia de Belgrade

Post Date: Aug 04, 2021

Mientras las familias en Montana se preparan para el nuevo año escolar, el cuidado de prevención es más importante que nunca -por lo que también...

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Free Sports Physicals and More at the Panther Clinic Inside Belgrade Middle School
Free Sports Physicals and More at the Panther Clinic Inside Belgrade Middle School

Post Date: Aug 04, 2021

As Montana families prepare for the upcoming school year, preventative care is more important than ever – which is why it should also be accessible...

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What Fresh Air Does for Your Health
What Fresh Air Does for Your Health

Post Date: Jul 28, 2021

Health

Fresh air is good for your body and your mind – anyone who enjoys getting outside will tell you that. But you don’t have to...

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Start Caring For Your Back and Joints at a Younger Age
Start Caring For Your Back and Joints at a Younger Age

Post Date: Jul 21, 2021

Preventative Care

Back and joint pain has long been the punchline of jokes about getting older, but this type of discomfort isn't reserved for senior citizens. For...

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Preventative Care in Your 70s
Preventative Care in Your 70s

Post Date: Jul 14, 2021

Preventative Care

As you reach your 70s, your body and mind are changing, making preventative care a continued priority. Whether you're dreaming of travel, quiet walks through...

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CHP Provider Profile: Kristi King, Medical Provider
CHP Provider Profile: Kristi King, Medical Provider

Post Date: Jul 07, 2021

Profile

At Community Health Partners (CHP), our dedicated healthcare providers make us who we are. As members and servants of their communities, each has a unique...

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10 Tips for Summer Safety
10 Tips for Summer Safety

Post Date: Jun 30, 2021

Preventative Care

In Montana, summer seems to be here and gone before we know it, so we have to make the most of it. You won't want...

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What's the Difference Between a Community Health Center and Public Health?
What's the Difference Between a Community Health Center and Public Health?

Post Date: Jun 23, 2021

Public health and community health are two pillars of a flourishing population, and they sound like they could be the same thing. It's true that...

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CHP Provider Profile: Myles St. Jonn, Medical Provider
CHP Provider Profile: Myles St. Jonn, Medical Provider

Post Date: Jun 16, 2021

Profile

At Community Health Partners (CHP), our dedicated healthcare providers make us who we are. As members and servants of their communities, each has a unique...

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The Best Ways to Manage Warm Weather Allergies in Montana
The Best Ways to Manage Warm Weather Allergies in Montana

Post Date: Jun 09, 2021

Seasonal allergies aren't fun for anyone. As the sun finally shows its face after a long winter, the last thing you want is to be...

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Preventative Care in Your 60s
Preventative Care in Your 60s

Post Date: Jun 02, 2021

Preventative Care

As you enter your 60s, the idea of retirement comes into view. And when you want to enjoy the time you have to relax and...

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Ways to Thank Your Local Healthcare Providers
Ways to Thank Your Local Healthcare Providers

Post Date: May 26, 2021

Community Partnerships

There’s no question that local healthcare providers are true heroes, working hard to help keep you and your family healthy. Especially over the last year...

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Pregnancy and COVID-19 Vaccines: What You Need to Know
Pregnancy and COVID-19 Vaccines: What You Need to Know

Post Date: May 19, 2021

COVID 19

With COVID-19 vaccines now becoming widely available in Montana, women have questions about how the vaccine relates to fertility, pregnancy, and breastfeeding. So, we sat...

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Don't Neglect Basic Healthcare During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Don't Neglect Basic Healthcare During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Post Date: May 05, 2021

Wellness Check

In 2020, many things stopped. Your vacation planning, routines, regular visits to friends, and even grocery store trips suddenly came to a halt. But the...

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What to Expect After You Receive a COVID-19 Vaccine
What to Expect After You Receive a COVID-19 Vaccine

Post Date: Apr 28, 2021

There’s a lot of misinformation and rumors floating around about the COVID-19 vaccine, which can be intimidating as you’re looking to get your first shot...

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COVID-19 Vaccines Now Widely Available in Montana – Here's How to Get Yours
COVID-19 Vaccines Now Widely Available in Montana – Here's How to Get Yours

Post Date: Apr 21, 2021

COVID 19

There's no more waiting for COVID-19 vaccine eligibility in Montana. With Governor Greg Gianforte's announcement on April 1st, anyone over the age of 16 is...

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Preventative Care You Should Be Doing in Your 50s
Preventative Care You Should Be Doing in Your 50s

Post Date: Apr 14, 2021

Preventative Care

As you enter your 50s, preventative care becomes even more vital to continuing strong health. After all, planning ahead with your health in mind will...

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How to Stay Healthy While (Still) Working From Home
How to Stay Healthy While (Still) Working From Home

Post Date: Apr 09, 2021

Health

Some people prefer to work from home, while others thrive on splitting their time between the office and home. But these days, many folks don't...

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COVID-19 Vaccine Myths and Facts
COVID-19 Vaccine Myths and Facts

Post Date: Mar 31, 2021

With the widening availability of COVID-19 vaccines in Montana, many people have questions and apprehensions about their development, how they work, and their safety. Right...

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Introducing Bozeman's New Downtown CHP Pharmacy
Introducing Bozeman's New Downtown CHP Pharmacy

Post Date: Mar 24, 2021

Pharmacy

After several years of investment and planning to expand its pharmacy services, Community Health Partners opened the Bozeman CHP Pharmacy in September 2020. Our pharmacy...

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Preventative Care You Should Be Doing in Your 40s
Preventative Care You Should Be Doing in Your 40s

Post Date: Mar 17, 2021

Preventative Care

As you reach your 40s, you enter a new season of life, with new things to enjoy as well as new considerations for your health...

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Parents Benefit from the School-Based Health Clinic in Belgrade, Montana
Parents Benefit from the School-Based Health Clinic in Belgrade, Montana

Post Date: Mar 10, 2021

Community Partnerships

For parents, teachers, and students, navigating the past year has taken a lot of hard work, flexibility, and patience. It’s been especially hard on parents...

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Preventative Care You Should Be Doing in Your 30s
Preventative Care You Should Be Doing in Your 30s

Post Date: Mar 03, 2021

Wellness Check

As you enter your 30s, being proactive about preventative care becomes even more important to keep you healthy and happy. As with every year in...

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Empleada de CHP comparte su experiencia al recibir la vacuna de COVID-19
Empleada de CHP comparte su experiencia al recibir la vacuna de COVID-19

Post Date: Feb 25, 2021

COVID 19

Aquí en Community Health Partners, la mayoría de nuestro personal ha recibido la vacuna del COVID-19. Mientras continuamos la interacción diaria con nuestras comunidades en...

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CHP Staff Member Shares What it's Like to Get the COVID-19 Vaccine
CHP Staff Member Shares What it's Like to Get the COVID-19 Vaccine

Post Date: Feb 24, 2021

COVID 19

Here at Community Health Partners, most of our staff now have been fully vaccinated with the COVID-19 vaccine. As we interact with our communities in...

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Preventative Care You Should Be Doing in Your 20s
Preventative Care You Should Be Doing in Your 20s

Post Date: Feb 17, 2021

Wellness Check

When you’re in your 20s, it can be easy to overlook basic preventative care items that will help keep you healthy for years to come...

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CHP Provider Profile: Melissa Joecks, Behavioral Health Provider
CHP Provider Profile: Melissa Joecks, Behavioral Health Provider

Post Date: Feb 10, 2021

At Community Health Partners (CHP), our dedicated health care providers make us who we are. As members and servants of their communities, each has a...

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Skin Care Tips for Montana Winters
Skin Care Tips for Montana Winters

Post Date: Feb 03, 2021

Winter Care

Cold weather is here in Montana, which means snow flurries, skiing, cozy fires, and endless cups of hot cocoa. It also means it’s the time...

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5 Things You Need to Know About the Flu
5 Things You Need to Know About the Flu

Post Date: Jan 27, 2021

Winter Care

When flu season comes around, sickness can take its toll on busy lives and active families. The flu is a contagious, viral illness that targets...

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Montana COVID-19 Vaccine Update - Updated January 26, 2020
Montana COVID-19 Vaccine Update - Updated January 26, 2020

Post Date: Jan 26, 2021

News & Press, COVID 19

The COVID-19 vaccines are now being distributed in our communities in Montana. We know that many of our patients are anxious to hear what this...

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Illiteracy and How it Impacts Montanans' Health
Illiteracy and How it Impacts Montanans' Health

Post Date: Jan 20, 2021

In 2020, Montana's literacy rate was 91.20 percent, making it the 16th most literate state in the U.S. While Montana is doing well on a...

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How to Lower Your Blood Pressure and Prevent Hypertension
How to Lower Your Blood Pressure and Prevent Hypertension

Post Date: Jan 13, 2021

Health

High blood pressure, also known as hypertension, is precisely what it sounds like: the pressure of your blood flowing through your veins gets too high...

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How to Prevent Slips and Falls
How to Prevent Slips and Falls

Post Date: Jan 06, 2021

Winter Care

Slips and falls can be a significant risk to all ages, especially during icy Montana winters. But for those with mobility challenges or low bone...

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How Wood-Burning Stoves Can Affect Your Health
How Wood-Burning Stoves Can Affect Your Health

Post Date: Dec 30, 2020

Winter Care

The first nip of fall in the air, the smell of wood smoke as snow falls: wood stoves are a staple of the Montana landscape...

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COVID-19 Vaccines: What to Expect
COVID-19 Vaccines: What to Expect

Post Date: Dec 23, 2020

News & Press

With the arrival of the first doses of a COVID-19 vaccine in Montana, this is a momentous week for our communities. The approval of these...

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6 Ways to Cope with Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)
6 Ways to Cope with Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)

Post Date: Dec 16, 2020

Behavioral Health

Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) takes its toll on about 5 percent of U.S. adults, according to the American Psychiatric Association. This form of seasonal depression...

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CHP in 2020: A Year in Review
CHP in 2020: A Year in Review

Post Date: Dec 09, 2020

News & Press

2020 has been quite the year for our staff, our patients, our communities, and our organization. The presence of COVID-19 brought many challenges and spurred...

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6 Safety Precautions to Take Regarding Your Medication
6 Safety Precautions to Take Regarding Your Medication

Post Date: Dec 02, 2020

Pharmacy

Medication can be an important component of your health and wellness journey. Prescriptions are nothing to be nervous about when you’re working actively with your...

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What You Need to Know About Polypharmacy
What You Need to Know About Polypharmacy

Post Date: Nov 25, 2020

Medical, Pharmacy

About half of Americans today take at least one prescription drug, and 12 percent of Americans take five or more prescriptions per day. While it's...

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Health Resources for Diverse Communities in Montana
Health Resources for Diverse Communities in Montana

Post Date: Nov 18, 2020

Community Health Partners is committed to providing healthcare and other resources to the community, regardless of people’s ability to pay, the language they speak, or...

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CHP Program Spotlight: Parents as Teachers
CHP Program Spotlight: Parents as Teachers

Post Date: Nov 18, 2020

For children, the period between birth and five years old is the most crucial for development and overall health, which is why it's so important...

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Learning Partners Spotlight: Parent Liaison Program
Learning Partners Spotlight: Parent Liaison Program

Post Date: Nov 11, 2020

#CHPisforMe, Learning Partners

For parents and children, life at home and school are intimately connected. When parents and their children are dealing with hardship at home, it can...

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Open Enrollment and How CHP Can Help
Open Enrollment and How CHP Can Help

Post Date: Nov 04, 2020

Need Health Insurance? Be Prepared for Open Enrollment This November. Open enrollment for 2021 plans in the Health Insurance Marketplace begins Sunday, November 1st, and...

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A Meaningful Partnership with Nova Café in Bozeman
A Meaningful Partnership with Nova Café in Bozeman

Post Date: Oct 30, 2020

Community Partnerships

This quarter, Community Health Partners is collaborating with local Bozeman restaurant Nova Café, which will donate a portion of its proceeds to CHP. The popular...

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What is Health Literacy?
What is Health Literacy?

Post Date: Oct 21, 2020

Wellness Check, Learning Partners, Health

Have you ever been handed a piece of information at a doctor’s office and had no idea what it meant? You’re not alone. According to...

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Preparing for Health & Safety Amidst Winter Weather
Preparing for Health & Safety Amidst Winter Weather

Post Date: Oct 14, 2020

News & Press, #CHPisforMe, Winter Care

In a chaotic and tumultuous year, it’s easy to feel like things are out of your control. However, one thing you can control is preparing...

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The Best and Worst Foods for Your Dental Health
The Best and Worst Foods for Your Dental Health

Post Date: Oct 07, 2020

Dental, #CHPisforMe, Wellness Check

Solid brushing and flossing habits are most important to your overall dental health. Still, your choice of foods and beverages can also significantly impact the...

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Getting Ready for Flu Season and Preventative Care
Getting Ready for Flu Season and Preventative Care

Post Date: Sep 30, 2020

Medical, #CHPisforMe, COVID 19, Wellness Check

Prevention is the best medicine to help protect you and your family from the flu each season. And, while many are still doing their preventative...

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CHP’s Partnerships with Local Schools
CHP’s Partnerships with Local Schools

Post Date: Sep 23, 2020

News & Press, #CHPisforMe, Wellness Check

Community Health Partners believes in breaking down barriers that prevent equal access to health care. One way that CHP does this is by partnering with...

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The Belgrade Middle School Panther Clinic Comes to Belgrade
The Belgrade Middle School Panther Clinic Comes to Belgrade

Post Date: Sep 23, 2020

News & Press, Medical, #CHPisforMe, Behavioral Health

We are excited to bring you a new announcement for Belgrade, Montana, and CHP’s services in the community. As of Wednesday, September 16th, Belgrade School...

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Virtual Health Care Appointment
How to Get the Most Out of Your Virtual Health Care Appointment

Post Date: Sep 16, 2020

#CHPisforMe, Wellness Check

Like so many interactions today, many healthcare appointments now have the option of going virtual. Though all Community Health Partners’ clinics are open for in-person...

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5 Free Health and Wellness Apps That are Worth Trying
5 Free Health and Wellness Apps That are Worth Trying

Post Date: Sep 09, 2020

#CHPisforMe

Though regularly seeing health care professionals is an important part of maintaining overall health, there are many resources out there that can help you...

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CHP Programs That Provide Education Resources to the Community
CHP Programs That Provide Education Resources to the Community

Post Date: Sep 02, 2020

#CHPisforMe, Wellness Check, Learning Partners

Health issues are complex, and many of them cannot be fixed with a doctor’s appointment in an exam room. Health experts at CHP know that...

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How to Care for Your Teeth During COVID-19
How to Care for Your Teeth During COVID-19

Post Date: Aug 26, 2020

Dental, #CHPisforMe, COVID 19

Community Health Partners and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recognize the unprecedented and extraordinary circumstances dentists and all healthcare professionals face related...

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CHP: A Voice in Our Community
CHP: A Voice in Our Community

Post Date: Aug 19, 2020

Medical, #CHPisforMe

Community Health Partners (CHP) grew from just two employees in Livingston in 1997 to its full strength of 145 staff across five delivery sites in...

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Where Montana Needs Help
Where Montana Needs Help

Post Date: Aug 12, 2020

#CHPisforMe, Behavioral Health

The state of Montana is often seen as idyllic from the outside, with beautiful mountain vistas, wide-open spaces and plenty of activities to be had...

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Preparing for Healthy Living in the New School Year
Preparing for Healthy Living in the New School Year

Post Date: Aug 05, 2020

#CHPisforMe, COVID 19, Wellness Check

Entering any new school year can be challenging for any family as routines change, and activities ramp up. This year, with the presence of COVID-19...

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Benefits of a Primary Care Physician
Benefits of a Primary Care Physician

Post Date: Jul 29, 2020

Medical, #CHPisforMe, Wellness Check

There are plenty of benefits to regularly visiting a primary care physician (PCP). From building relationships to catching problems early and addressing preventative care, you...

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5 Tips for Addressing Behavioral Health with your Friends and Family
5 Tips for Addressing Behavioral Health with your Friends and Family

Post Date: Jul 22, 2020

News & Press, #CHPisforMe, COVID 19, Behavioral Health, Wellness Check

Years ago, when someone broke their arm or leg, they might have someone sign their cast. More recently, many people with the same afflictions tend...

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CHP-Belgrade Clinic: Local Community Partners for Healthy Living
CHP-Belgrade Clinic: Local Community Partners for Healthy Living

Post Date: Jul 01, 2020

Medical, #CHPisforMe, Behavioral Health, Wellness Check

As health needs continue to grow in the Gallatin Valley, our local communities’ needs for growth come along with it. In places like Belgrade, the...

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Safety Tips for Holiday Fun this Summer
Safety Tips for Holiday Fun this Summer

Post Date: Jun 24, 2020

News & Press, #CHPisforMe, Wellness Check

As the summer holidays are coming up, we could all use a little time to relax, unwind, and getaway. And while you do that, it’s...

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The CHP Differentiator
The CHP Differentiator

Post Date: Jun 17, 2020

Dental, Medical, #CHPisforMe, COVID 19, Behavioral Health, Wellness Check

Both Gallatin and Park Counties have many options for good healthcare. We have three hospitals as well as a multitude of same-day surgery centers, urgent...

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5 Tips to Navigate COVID Recovery
5 Tips to Navigate COVID Recovery

Post Date: Jun 10, 2020

News & Press, Medical, #CHPisforMe, COVID 19

As our local communities advance phases and lighten restrictions, it’s important to keep taking steps to protect yourself and others from the effects of COVID-19...

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Finding The Right Partner for Healthy Living
Finding The Right Partner for Healthy Living

Post Date: Jun 03, 2020

Dental, Medical, #CHPisforMe

2020 has brought healthcare to the forefront of people’s lives in Montana and around the world. Whether we are dealing with the need for a...

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Celebrating 20 Years
Celebrating 20 Years

Post Date: May 01, 2018

News & Press

Community Health Partners Celebrates 20 Years Of Caring For Our Community When a small band of concerned citizens decided to open a tiny clinic tailored...

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CHP Wins Award
CHP Wins Award

Post Date: May 01, 2018

News & Press, Awards

Community Health Partners receives the first annual Mignon Waterman Award for contributions to behavioral health in Montana. Bozeman, Mont. – The Montana Healthcare Foundation (MHCF)...

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A Medical Profile
A Medical Profile

Post Date: Apr 01, 2018

Profile, Medical

Many patients at CHP’s Belgrade medical clinic panic a little bit if the medical assistant, Kaleena Uber, is not the one greeting them in the...

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It's Going to be Epic
It's Going to be Epic

Post Date: Mar 01, 2018

News & Press, Health Records

An electronic health record (EHR) is the tool that medical providers, like CHP, use to systematically collect and store health information about you. Your EHR...

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Our West Yellowstone Clinic
Our West Yellowstone Clinic

Post Date: Jan 01, 2018

News & Press

From 1,200 to 20,000 In The Glorious Days Of Summer The staff in CHP’s West Yellowstone clinic recently completed a busy summer season with hordes...

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CHP in the News
CHP in the News

Post Date: Dec 23, 2017

News & Press

Medical providers say Congress’ inaction risks rural Montana’s health care safety nets By Katheryn Houghton Chronicle Staff Writer Dec 23, 2017 Medical providers say the...

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A Dental Profile
A Dental Profile

Post Date: Dec 01, 2017

Dental, Profile

For veteran dental hygienist, Gregg Price, working with patients on preventive care is one of his most important jobs at CHP’s Bozeman Dental Practice. And...

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