LEWISTOWN - The Department of Public Health and Human Services (DPHHS) and the Central Montana Health District announced today a Montana Mental Health Nursing Care Center (NCC) patient has died due to COVID-19 related illness.
The patient, a resident of Fergus County, passed away on Friday, September 11 at the NCC. This is the first COVID-19 related death at the facility.
This death will be reflected on the Saturday, September 12 state COVID-19 tracking map.
To protect the privacy of the deceased and their family and to comply with state and federal law, DPHHS will not release further information.