Welcome to the Montana Association of Medical Staff Services (MTAMSS) website.
We are committed to develop a network of medical services professionals to foster communication, provide educational opportunities, share accreditation knowledge, and encourage uniformity in the credentialing process, policies, procedures and forms.
The Montana Assocation of Medical Staff Services was established May 14, 2010.
(Logo created by Jody R. Smith; photo of Glacier National Park courtesy of Paul G. Smith, DO)
The MTAMSS Board accepting a plaque from NAMSS in recognition of MTAMSS 10th Anniversary as a state association.
(Pictured from left to right: Lisa Goodwin, BS, CPCS, CPMSM, NAMSS Director at Large; Kristine Wakefield, CPCS, CPMSM, President; Lori Ball, CPCS, Secretary; Sandy Robinson, Treasurer; Heidi Zito, CPCS, CPMSM, Past-President, Educational Committee Chair; Julie Gemar-Williams, CPCS, RHIA, CPHRM, President-Elect, Membership & Nominating Committee Chair; Lisa Heppner, Bylaws Committee Chair)
Kristine Wakefield, CPCS, CPMSM
(Photo of Glacier National Park courtesy of Paul G. Smith, D.O.)
Save The Date! MTAMSS 2020 Annual Educational Conference to be held on May 14-15 in Missoula.
Together We Make A Difference!
To become a member of the Montana Association of Medical Staff Services please refer to the "Document Repository" for the Membership Application.
Kristine Wakefield, CPMSM, CPCS
Garlington, Lohn & Robinson, PLLP
350 Ryman Street | Missoula, MT 59802
Tel: 406-523-2578 | Fax: 406-523-2595
Julie Gemar-Williams, CPCS, RHIA, CPHRM
Risk Management Specialist
Yellowstone Insurance Exchange, RRG
149 Crestview Lane | Missoula, MT 59803
Membership and Nominating Committee Members: Lori Ball (Appointed by the Board), Lissette Hayes (elected), Sandy Robinson (elected)
Great Falls Clinic
1400 29th Street South, Great Falls, MT 59405
Tel: 406-771-3102 | Fax: 406-771-3484
Heidi Zito, CPCS, CPMSM
Manager Medical Staff Services
Providence St. Patrick Hospital
500 West Broadway, Missoula, MT 59802
Tel: 406-329-4142 | Fax: 406-329-2659
Education Committee Members: Kristine Wakefield (ex-officio), Julie Gemar-Williams, Sandy Robinson, Lori Ball, Lisa Heppner, Terry Delgadillo, Liane Clairmont
Lora "Lori" Ball, CPCS
Medical Staff Coordinator
Barrett Hospital & HealthCare
600 Highway 91 South | Dillon MT 59725
Phone: (406) 683-3176 | Fax: (406) 683-3214
Marcus Daly Memorial Hospital
1200 Westwood Drive | Hamilton MT 59840
Phone: (406) 375-4547| Fax: (406) 363-6536
Voting member of Board
Bylaws Committee Members: Kristine Wakefield (ex-officio)