Contact Information

Phone: 406-444-0273 Fax: 1-800-616-7460
Email:  Communicable Disease Epidemiology email

Physical Address: Montana Department of Public Health & Human Services
Communicable Disease/TB Program
Cogswell Building Room C-216
PO Box 202951
1400 Broadway
Helena, Montana 59620 - 2951

If you are unable to reach your local public health department, the DPHHS Communicable Disease Epidemiology Program is available to assist Monday–Friday 8am-5pm MST. For emergencies after business hours or on weekends, please call (406) 444-0273 and you will be forwarded to the on-call staff person.

Contact information for Medicaid, Immunization, and the ICP/HAI Sections

Vaccine questions:

Medicaid questions:

ICP/HAI Questions:

Immunization Section Website 


Medicaid Member Services  Medicaid/HMK Plus Member Helpline: 1-800-362-8312 Montana Public Assistance  Helpline: 1-888-706-1535

ICP/HAI Contact Information  



Contact Us – Staff Listing

Magdalena Scott, MPH
Communicable Disease Epidemiology Section Supervisor

Rachel Hinnenkamp, MPH
Lead Epidemiologist/Enteric/Outbreak Epidemiologist

Helen McCaffrey, MPH
HIV/HCV Epidemiologist

Ryan Weight, MPH
Tuberculosis Program Coordinator

Samantha Saycich, MPH
Communicable Disease Epidemiologist

Devon Cozart, MPH
Communicable Disease Epidemiologist

Beth Hopkins, MPH
Epidemiology Testing Coordinator

Jessica Lopeman, MPH, BSN, RN-BC, a-IPC
Communicable Disease Nurse Consultant

Lydia Bloom
Administrative Support