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

Erika Baldry, MPH, CIC
Infection Control and Prevention/Healthcare-Associated Infections 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
COVID-19 Epidemiologist

Devon Cozart, MPH
Communicable Disease Epidemiologist

Beth Hopkins, BS
Epidemiology Testing Coordinator

Danny Power, MPH 
MIDIS Epidemiologist

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

Tori Doll, MPH
ICP/HAI Epidemiologist/Data Analyst

Lydia Bloom
Administrative Support