Hospitals in the Diocese

St. James Healthcare, Butte

Established by the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth in 1881, St James Healthcare is committed to providing quality health care to Butte-Silver Bow and the surrounding areas. St. James offers specialized services in spiritual care, cardiology, oncology, radiology, orthopedics, obstetrics, pediatrics, dialysis, neurosciences, women’s services, surgical services and rehabilitation. St. James is a 100 bed facility staffed by approximately 500 full-time equivalent employees..

Physical Address: 400 S. Clark St., Butte, MT 59702
Mailing address: P.O. Box 3300, Butte, MT 59702
Phone: 723-2500
Fax: 723-2443

President and CEO: Jay Doyle

Spiritual Care Team:
John Uggetti, Director of Spiritual Care (Phone: 723-2647)
Tracy Neary, Vice President Mission Integration Western Montana Region (Phone: 237-3614)
Father Bob Porter, Priest Chaplain (Phone: 723-2653)

Providence St. Joseph Medical Center, Polson

This 22-bed facility is sponsored by the Sisters of Providence.

Physical Address: 6 13th Ave. E., Polson, MT 59860
Mailing address: P.O. Box 1010, Polson, MT 59860
Phone: 883-5377
Fax: 883-8488

CEO: James R. Kiser II
Chief of Medical Staff: Dr. Steve Irwin
Pastoral Care: John Payne

St. Patrick Hospital 

St. Patrick Hospital opened in 1873 under the sponsorship of the Sisters of Providence. The present hospital facility, located above the Clark Fork River, opened in 1984. The hospital has 253 licensed beds.

Physical Address: 500 W. Broadway, Missoula, MT 59806
Mailing address: P.O. Box 4587, Missoula, MT 59806
Phone: 329-5630

Chief Executive: Joyce Dombruski

Pastoral Care Team:
Mary Anne Sladich-Lantz, director; Chaplains: Thomas King, Henry Littlehales, Linda McKnight, Sister Elizabeth Olsen, BVM

Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Health Care Services (PDF)