The Organization

A fixture of the Gallatin Valley for more than 100 years, Bozeman Deaconess Health Services has grown to become the region's leading healthcare institution. The non-profit Bozeman Deaconess Health Services offers comprehensive and award winning services designed to meet the diverse healthcare needs of communities in the greater Gallatin Valley.

Bozeman Deaconess Health Services, governed by a community board of trustees, is responsible for the operations of Bozeman Deaconess Hospital, Bozeman Deaconess Health Group, Hillcrest Senior Living and Highland Park Medical Campus. Today Bozeman Deaconess Health Services is the largest private employer in Gallatin Valley with over 1700 employees.

Bozeman Deaconess Hospital is an 86-bed facility, Joint Commission-accredited, licensed Level III trauma center serving southwest Montana. With 200 physicians and health professionals on medical staff representing over 35 specialties, these providers offer some of the highest credentials, training, and expertise in their fields of practice. Bozeman Deaconess Health Group is comprised of 20 clinics offering two dozen specialties with more than 50 providers on staff. The primary care practices of Bozeman Deaconess Health Group were the first in Montana to receive National Committee for Quality Assurance Level III Medical Home Recognition.

Hillcrest Senior Living Neighborhood, a member of the American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging is an adult retirement community featuring both independent living apartments at Aspen Pointe and assisted living accommodations in Birchwood. Originally built in the 1960s, the entire community was completely rebuilt in 2001, and expanded in 2010. The community houses more than 150 seniors and employs more than 80 full-time and part-time staff.

BDHS is constructing the Big Sky Medical Center in Big Sky, Montana, set to open in fall 2015. The Big Sky Medical Center will offer critical access care to the Big Sky and West Yellowstone communities. Being built as a four-bed inpatient unit, the facility is designed to expand to eight beds without additional construction. The two-story, 35,000-square-foot facility will include 24/7/365 Emergency Services with a rooftop heli-stop for air ambulance service, an onsite Diagnostic Imaging Center, a fully licensed operating room suite, Laboratory Services and integrated pharmacy.