Community Medical Center has experienced a reduction in state Medicaid payments of greater than 6 million dollars in fiscal 2018 due to the cuts in state spending that were enacted by the legislature in late 2017.
Community Medical Center CEO Dean French is watching the drama unfold in Washington as President Donald Trump has taken it upon himself to undo the infrastructure of the Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare.
One woman was hospitalized for smoke inhalation at Community Medical Center and two more were transported and evaluated after a fire was reported at 2026 12th Street just after 10:30 on Saturday night.
The numbers are huge. Nearly four billion prescriptions were filled in 2014 with nearly $85 million in over-the-counter medication sales every day, and the risk to the average Missoula household has risen, as well.