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Kids Returning to Sports After COVID-19

If your child has a positive COVID-19 test, notify their pediatrician. The doctor can advise how long they need to wait before returning to exercise or sports. This will be […]

Give Your Child a SHOT at Staying Healthy with a COVID-19 Vaccine

Since the Pfizer  COVID-19 vaccine received emergency use authorization for individuals ages 12 and up, we have received many questions from parents who want to do the best thing for […]

Community Children’s Donates Skateboard for At-Risk & Low-Income Kids

Community Children’s donated a skateboard and helmet to 4Missoula, a local non-profit organization who donates skateboards to at-risk and low-income kids throughout Western Montana. Pictured with Mark from 4Missoula, is […]

THE FIRST LEVEL III NICU IN MONTANA TO PROVIDE 24/7 IN-HOUSE NICU PROVIDERS

Community Children’s at Community Medical Center in Missoula is the first level IIIB NICU in Montana to provide in-hospital neonatal providers 24/7. For babies that require immediate attention, a provider […]

Pediatric Critical Care Nurse Awarded Mercy Award

This morning we had the pleasure of surprising this year’s Mercy Award Winner. The Mercy Award recognizes one employee from each of LifePoint Health’s hospitals who profoundly touches the lives […]

COVID-19 is Putting More Children at Risk for Abuse

Yesterday, Montana governor, Steve Bullock, issued a “stay at home” order for all Montanans, only allowing us to leave home for certain necessary functions, such as buying food or medicine, […]

What Community Children’s is Doing and What You Can Do

It probably feels as if coronavirus – or as it is officially known, COVID-19 – is all anyone is talking about these days. As COVID-19 and other respiratory illnesses like […]

Community Children’s NICU Achieves 3-Year “CLABSI-Free” Milestone of 0 Infections

Community Children’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), has reached a critical medical milestone. In the past 3-years the hospital’s NICU had zero cases of central line-associated bloodstream infections (CLABSI). CLABSIs […]

Homemade – a cooking series for patients of our pediatric diabetes and wellness & weight management clinics

Community Children’s is hosting a monthly cooking series for our patients and their families to put healthy eating habits into practice. January, 23 3-5 pm Missoula Food Bank & Community […]

Shodair Now Offers Mental Health Clinic in Missoula

We are pleased to welcome Shodair Children’s Hospital from Helena to our campus. They recently opened a psychiatric outpatient clinic for children and teens in Missoula. The clinic will provide mental […]