Montana Professional Assistance Program, Inc.

Telephone: (406) 245-4300
Fax: (406) 245-4432
3333 2nd Avenue North
Suite 100
BillingsMT 59101
United States



  • David G. Healow, M.D., Medical Director 
  • Michael J. Ramirez, MS, Clinical Director
  • Meg C. McGauley, RN, BSN, Clinical Coordinator
  • Cecilia Zinnikas, MHR, Clinical Coordinator
  • Amber Roane, Administrative Assistant

Program Structure

This program is operated by:

  • Independent corporation

Does this program have a formal contractual relationship with the state medical board?

  • Other: Operated under separate contracts with the Board of Medical Examiners and the Board of Dentistry.

Program Services

Types of disease, illness, or conditions monitored:

  • Substance Use
  • Mental health
  • Behavioral health problems
  • Sexual misconduct and/or boundary violations
  • Other: Distressed Behavior

Populations served:

  • Physicians – M.D.
  • Physicians – D.O.
  • Dentists
  • Residents
  • Podiatrists
  • Physician assistants
  • Other: First Responders; Other licenses under the aegis of the Board of Medical Examiners


Primary sources of funding for this program:

  • State licensing agency
  • Private contributions
  • Participant Fees

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