Residency Program Director – Billings, MT

Department: Montana Family Medicine Residency

Reports To: Chief Medical Officer

FLSA Status: Exempt

Wage Range: $ 210,000.00 to $ 260,000.00 annually, depending on experience

The Montana Family Medicine Residency program at RiverStone Health is seeking a highly qualified, experienced Residency Program Director to lead our ACGME DeWitt C. Baldwin, Jr. Award-winning residency team. One of the original teaching health centers in the US, and one of the first to be structured within a Community Health Center, the Montana Family Medicine Residency (MFMR) program offers a unique approach to teaching rural medicine and caring for underserved populations.

Position Summary:

The MFMR Program Director plans, organizes, implements, directs and coordinates all activities of the family medicine residency program and performs related physician duties. Communicates and plans with our partners in the consortium, St. Vincent Healthcare and Billings Clinic, along with the RiverStone Health and residency governing boards, University of Washington, Osteopathic partners, and other institutions.


Strong leadership abilities, compassion, integrity, vision, and enthusiasm are necessary in his high-level leadership role.

Supervises Resident Physicians, Residency Faculty, Residency Administrator and Residency Program Coordinator. Must be board certified in family medicine, have a minimum of 2 years of experience providing outpatient and inpatient care, and minimum of 5 years of experience as a faculty member.

About RiverStone Health:

Our progressive Teaching Health Center is a Level 3 NCQA-Recognized Patient Centered Medical Home. As one of the original 11 Teaching Health Centers, our fully integrated family medicine residency provides inpatient, outpatient, and long term care as well as OB services and teaching opportunities. Our patient care teams include Physicians, Physician Assistants, RN’s, LPN’s, Medical Assistants, Pre-visit Planning staff, Administrative Support as well as Integrated Behavioral Health Counselors, Clinical Pharmacists, Nutritionist, and Care Management. Our mission is to improve life, health and safety by providing comprehensive primary care in a culturally fluent manner to all patients, regardless of ability to pay.Our main campus and largest clinic is located in downtown Billings, Montana. Our services include three rural satellite clinics, three Healthcare for the Homeless sites, a retail Pharmacy, a large Dental Practice and two School-Based Health Centers. We provide care for the whole family, including prenatal care, caring for infants and children to aging adults. We have recently opened our state of the art Teaching Health Center in Billings.

In addition to clinical education and services, RiverStone Health is the Yellowstone County public health agency, providing WIC services, environmental health, school nursing, health education, and the Ryan-White program. Nationally accredited Hospice and Home Care programs provide services to patients in multiple counties. Serving our community for more than three decades- Health, Education, Leadership and Protection- HELP is what we do.

About Billings, Montana and the surrounding area:

Billings is Montana’s largest city, with a population of about 105,000. The city is located in south-central Montana and is known as “Montana’s Trailhead”, with an abundance of local outdoor activities and skiing within an hour’s drive. There are several mountain ranges in the Billings area, including the Bighorn Mountains, the Pryor Mountains directly south of Billings, the Beartooth Mountains which include Granite Peak; at 12,807 feet (3,904 m) this peak is the highest point in the state of Montana. The Beartooth Highway, a series of steep zigzags and switchbacks along the Montana–Wyoming border, is a beautiful scenic drive that leads to Yellowstone National Park. The Bull Mountains are a low-lying heavily forested range north of Billings Heights. Billings includes Montana State University- Billings, City College, and Rocky Mountain College. As the largest population center in Montana, Billings is a hub for healthcare and other events for the entire eastern portion of the state.Voted America’s Best Town of 2016 by Outside Magazine, we offer easy access to fishing, camping, hiking, skiing, snowboarding, and boating. Cultural opportunities include indoor and outdoor symphonies, Zoo MT, minor league baseball, museums, and so much more!

Contact Alexis Urbaniak, Recruiter, at or 406-247-3200 with any questions or to request the full job description.