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ABOUT MHCA:  The Montana Health Care Association is a non-profit, member-driven professional association serving Montana's long term care facilities. Founded in 1962 and originally representing only nursing homes, MHCA has opened its membership to all organizations involved in long term care. We represent profit and non-profit, independent and corporate-owned, religious, fraternal and government-operated facilities, as well as hospital-based facilities. Our members provide skilled nursing, personal care, assisted living, home health, respite and therapy services.

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Suzi Kopec

Administrative Professional

Established in 1990, Argentum is the largest national trade association exclusively dedicated to professionally-managed, resident-centered senior living communities. Argentum’s member programs promote business and operational excellence through education, research, publications, professional networking and online tools designed to foster innovation and entrepreneurism in the field of senior living. 

Board of Directors 

Serving Montana's long-term care facilities.


The association and its members are dedicated to improving the quality of long-term health care in Montana through educational programs and proactive advocacy with the Legislature and administrative agencies. 

  • Annual trade show
  • Proactive advocacy with Montana Legislature & Administrative Agencies
  • Resource for careers in health care through the MHCA Career Center
  • Survey assistance
  • Scholarship Foundation providing financial assistance to students pursuing a degree in nursing

Montana Health Care Association

Meet Our Team

Rose M. Hughes

Executive Director

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Jay Skoog

Executive Account Manager

Our Mission

Read more about the benefits of membership, and different membership options. Membership is available to nursing home and assisted living facilities and associate or sponsor members. 

  • Assistance to members in their day-to-day operations
  • Information source for members, state regulatory agencies and the public
  • Two educational conferences per year
  • Free standing training on topics of special relevance to long term care
  • Awards and recognition of outstanding member facilities, staff and volunteers