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SHA/SHIP Coalition Members

The SHA/SHIP Coalition stands for State Health Assessment/ State Health Improvement Plan Coalition. This Coalition was established as a subcommittee of the Public Health System Improvement Task Force, for the purpose of drafting the five year updates to the State Health Assessment (SHA) and State Health Improvement Plan (SHIP). This subcommittee also reviews the State Health Improvement Plan's annual reports. The Coalition is made up of a diverse group of members from public health and health focused agencies throughout the State of Montana.

Todd Harwell - MT Department of Public Health and Human Services, Co-Chair

Kristi Aklestad - Toole County Health Department, Small County Member

Mike Andreini & Helen Tesfai - Rocky Mountain Tribal Epidemiology Center

Karin Olsen Billings - Office of Public Instruction

Kim Cuppy - Fallon County Health Department, Frontier County Member

Jean Curtiss - Montana Association of Counties

Hillary Hanson - Association of Montana Public Health Officials

Autumn Cummings - Health Resources Division, MT Department of Public Health and Human Services

Eric Higginbotham - Developmental Services Division, Children's Mental Health Bureau, MT Department of Public Health and Human Services

Greg Holzman - State Medical Officer, MT Department of Public Health and Human Services

Kristin Juliar -  Montana State University Office of Rural Health

Heather Jurvakainen - Park County Health Department, Medium County Member

Lora Wier - Montana Public Health Association, Co-Chair

Jack King- Montana Hospital Association

Bill Gallea - Montana Medical Association

Rosemary Cree Medicine - Blackfeet Tribal Health Department

Kathy Moore - Lewis and Clark Public Health, Montana Environmental Health Association

Bobbi Perkins - Addictive and Mental Disorders Division, MT Department of Public Health and Human Services

Melanie Reynolds - Lewis & Clark City - County Health Department, Large County Member

Janet Runnion - Rocky Boy's Health Board

Kari Smith - Department of Environmental Quality

Tony Ward - University of Montana, School of Public and Community Health Sciences

Aaron Wernham - Montana Healthcare Foundation

Todd Wilson - Helena Indian Alliance

Joan Miles - SHA/SHIP Consultant

Jane Smilie - SHA/SHIP Consultant

 

Upcoming Meetings Schedule

Date
October 11, 2017
December 13, 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

2017 State Health Assessment Initial Findings Presentation

 

2018-2022 Montana State Health Improvement Plan Proposed Priority Areas Brochure

 

Provide feedback in the comment box below on the new 2018-2022 Montana State Health Improvement Plan proposed priorities as well as the 2017 State Health Assessment Initial Findings Presentation.

 

Sign up to join the SHA/SHIP listserve by entering your email address in the comment box, with a request to join the listserve. This listserve will provide you with draft copies of the 2017 Montana State Health Assessment and 2018-2022 Montana State Health Improvement Plan to provide feedback prior to publishing.

Comments and Feedback

Meeting Materials

Date Agenda Minutes
February 22, 2017 2/22/2017 Agenda 2/22/2017 Minutes
April 26, 2017 4/26/2017 Agenda 4/26/2017 Minutes