Critical Access Hospital

Acute Nurse's Station 406-271-2201


We recently received the


for our excellent stroke care! 

and the 

Montana Rural Healthcare

Quality Improvement Award 

Emergency Department Transfer Communication Project

The Emergency Room is staffed 24/7 with Providers. The Providers and nursing staff are trained and certified in the following:


  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ALS)

  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

  • Trauma Nurse (TNCC) or Advanced Trauma Life Support

  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) 


These are the same certifications that are required of staff that work in larger ER's across the country.  As a Critical Access Hospital with a designated Emergency Room, it is our responsibility to stabilize a patient either for admission to our hospital or to stabilize and prepare them for transport by air or ground ambulance to the most appropriate facility.

24/7 Emergency Room

Staffed 24/7 with Physician Assistants (PA's) and a physician on back up call. The PA's and nursing staff are trained and certified. 

Ambulance Service
Pondera County - Pondera Medical Center are offering an EMT Class!
Financial Assistance is available after completion. 
Inquiries please contact: PMC Ruth Erickson, 406-271-2268
Laboratory & Testing

Services our Laboratory Provides:

Hematology, Serology, Microbiology, Blood Banking, General & Special, Chemistry, Blood Gas Analysis, Bacteriology, Parasitology, Specimen Collection for Drug & Alcohol Testing.

  • Digital Diagnostic Radiographs (x-rays)

  • Digital Mammography

  • Diagnostic Ultrasound

  • Cardiovascular Ultrasound

  • CT Scans

  • MRI Scans

  • Dexa Scans (Bone Density)

Helipad for Transport Services

Life flight services available here.

Mercy Flight is available 7 days a week, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

TeleStroke Services

PMC is part of the Kalispell Regional Medical Center Telestroke Program which allows our medical providers access to KRMC Neurologists 24/7.

Hospital Services





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