Yellowstone Surgery Center believes that every patient in our care should be treated with dignity, respect and compassion. We recognize that all patients have basic rights, and we are committed to honoring these rights. Likewise, Yellowstone Surgery Center has a right to expect reasonable and responsible behavior from patients, and their relatives and friends. Read a summary of rights and responsibilities that serves as a foundation for a good relationship between patients and caregivers.
Yellowstone Surgery Center Quality Control
Phone: (406) 237-5900
Montana State Agency for Patient Complaints Bureau Chief
Department of Public Health & Human Services Quality Assurance Division P.O. Box 202953, Helena, MT 59620-2953
Medicare Beneficiary Ombudsman
If you are unable to make your appointment as scheduled, please contact our office promptly. This appointment time will be rescheduled for patients requiring our services.
In the event an appointment is missed, and no attempt was made to cancel the appointment in advance, we reserve the right to charge a $50 fee. These fees are not covered by insurance and will be your personal responsibility.
18 years and older
Due to COVID-19, Yellowstone Surgery Center is currently allowing only one visitor per patient to stay in the building.
Younger than 18
A parent or legal guardian must stay in the building at all times. Yellowstone Surgery Center prefers one, however, we will allow for two.
If you have a mask, please wear it during your time at Yellowstone Surgery Center. If you do not have a mask, Yellowstone Surgery Center will provide one.
A COVID-19 test will be required prior to elective surgery. This will be arranged through your Surgeons office four days in advance of the date of surgery.