Health Department


HB702 Prohibits discrimination based on a person’s vaccination status or possession of an immunity passport.

View full requirements.


COVID-19 Immunization update for 6/1/2021:

All residents/employees in Mineral County 18 and up are eligible to sign up.

Summer COVID-19 Clinics at Mineral County Health Department are now found here:



Second vaccine will be scheduled Friday, 6/18/2021 (link to be provided later).

Please click on the link below to register your child. Registration will close at midnight, 5/26/21. A parent or legal guardian MUST accompany children at the clinic.



For everyone age 18 years or older.


TUESDAY, JUNE 15, 2021
4 – 6:00 PM


5 – 7:00 PM


Name Title
Jennifer Donovan, RN Director/Public Health Nurse/School Nurse
Terri Skinner Administrative Assistant/Billing
Barb Jasper Public Health Nurse/School Nurse/Tobacco Prevention Specialist
Amy Lommen Public Health Emergency Preparedness Coordinator/Community Health Specialist/Accreditation Coordinator/Zero to Five Supervisor
Janet Smith Parents as Teachers Family Engagement Specialist/Certified Lactation Counselor/Child Passenger Safety Technician
Laura Acker Parents as Teachers Family Engagement Specialist/ Certified Lactation Counselor/Child Passenger Safety Technician
Jackie Allard Parents as Teachers Family Engagement Specialist/ Certified Lactation Counselor
April Quinlan Parents As Teachers Program Supervisor/Healthy Communities Coalition Coordinator
Amy Hengel Public Health Nurse

Mineral County Health Department is committed to promoting optimal health, supporting disease prevention and improving access to health services through an actively engaged community supported by quality Public Health services. The staff at MCHD are committed to ensuring the best possible health outcomes for the residents of Mineral County. Please refer to our contact page to get in touch with the right person for your needs.

COVID-19 Information

MCHD Patient Forms

Mineral County CHA & Chip



Mineral County Health Department offers ACIP recommended childhood immunizations and some adult vaccinations.  Immunizations are an important for individual health and safety and disease prevention in our community.  We offer the federally-funded vaccine program (Vaccines for Children – VFC) available to children who are not insured or underinsured. Please call 406-822-3564 for an appointment.  We request that you bring your immunization record to all appointments.


Immunization Questionnaire
Face Sheet
Hippa Policy
Medical Information Release Form



WIC is the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children. This public health program is designed to improve health outcomes and influence lifetime nutrition and health behaviors in a targeted, at-risk population. Nutrition education is the cornerstone of the WIC Program.


Parents as Teachers

Parents as Teachers is a parent education and family support program that serves families from pregnancy through kindergarten entry.  Our certified parent educators provide information about child development, parenting, and community resources.  We also screen for developmental delays and health issues.


Group Connections



Montana Tobacco Use Prevention Program

  • The goal of the Montana Tobacco Use Prevention Program is to reduce disease, disability, and death related to tobacco use by:
  • Preventing tobacco use among young people;
  • Eliminating exposure to secondhand smoke;
  • Eliminating disparities related to tobacco use and its effects among certain population groups; and
  • Promoting quitting among adults and young people.


Maternal Child Health

Maternal Child Health

We offer Pregnancy Tests, Developmental Screening, Lead Screening, WIC, Immunizations, Communicable Disease Counseling, Parents as Teachers Home Visiting Services and Group Connections, and Infant Feeding Support.


Emergency Preparedness

Emergency preparedness PHEP

Public Health emergencies can arise anywhere. Infectious disease, natural and man-made disasters, including terrorism, can impact Mineral County at any time.  Our local emergency preparedness program works to prepare for and respond to health emergencies, coordinate local surveillance and response systems, and keep Mineral County citizens informed of any public health related emergencies.


School Nursing Services

School nurse services

All three school districts in Mineral County contract for nursing services through the Mineral County Health Department.  Contact your local school today to visit with your school nurse to enhance the health and safety of your child during the school day.

Alberton School (406) 722- 4413
Saint Regis School (406) 649-2311
Superior School (406) 822-3600


Communicable Disease

communicable disease

Services include:

  • Investigation of individual cases as well as outbreaks in a private and confidential manner
  • Monitoring trends in particular diseases,
  • Working to contain or control the spread of disease
  • The Health Department does not provide treatment for communicable diseases, but will provide a referral to a healthcare provider for treatment.  Communicable diseases are those that are spread by touch, direct contact or even through the air. Reportable Diseases are those that healthcare providers are required to report; MCHD is obligated by law to perform follow-up on all reportable diseases and conditions.



Public Health Accreditation

public health accredidation

The Mineral County Health Department believes in quality and accountability.  We are in the initial stages of seeking accreditation.  Please read the following description in this link to see why this is so very important to us and the health of our community:



Car Seat Installation Station

The Mineral County Health Department has nationally certified technicians who teach parents and caregivers all they can do to prevent unintentional injuries in and around cars.

  1. Learn how to install your child’s car seat or booster seat
  2. In need of a car seat? We can help with that as well!

Call today to schedule an appointment 406-822-3564