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Pediatricians Answer Calls for Pediatric COVID-19 Vaccine Questions

When it comes to the health of their children, parents often have questions and concerns. The COVID-19 vaccine for children is no different – which is why pediatricians at Community […]

Pediatric COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics for Children Age 5+

Community Children’s pediatricians have reviewed the evidence presented to the FDA on the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for children 5 to 11 years of age, and agree with the FDA’s assessment […]

Community Children’s & Seattle Children’s Led Class for First-Line Workers on Caring for Critically Ill Children

Instructors from Community Children’s and Seattle Children’s brought nurses, paramedics, EMTs, PAs and physicians from all over Montana — Butte, Helena, Hamilton, and as far as Glendive — to practice […]

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 […]