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2016 MACo Annual Conference small sticky image

Billings Hotel & Convention Center
1223 Mullowney Ln
Billings, MT 59101
Start Date
September 18, 2016
End Date
September 22, 2016
September 18-22, 2016
2 weeks 5 days from now

If you haven’t already marked your calendar and turned your thoughts to MACo’s Annual Conference, now is the time to do it.  This year’s Annual Conference will be held at the Billings Hotel & Convention Center, 1223 Mullowney Lane, Billings 800-537-7286. Be sure when you call to reserve your room, you ask for the MACo group rate. The cut-off date for making room reservations is September 3, 2016. The room rate is $89 plus tax. 

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MACo Seeking PCT/WCT Member Services Representative small sticky image

Posted Date: 
August 26, 2016
Sheryl Wood, Associate Director, Montana Association of Counties

The Montana Association of Counties is seeking a Member Services Representative for its property and liability and workers’ compensation public entity risk sharing pools. This position provides a variety of administrative and technical support for the MACo Trust Operations Director, the MACo Property and Casualty (PCT) and Workers Compensation Trust Administrator, and Loss Control Services.  Employees in this position must be able to establish and maintain effective working relationships, and work in a high volume and time sensitive environment.  This position has extensive contacts with MACo members, MACo staff, governing boards, participating member groups, insurance agents, and claimants.

MACo Seeking HCT Wellness Coordinator small sticky image

Posted Date: 
August 26, 2016
Sheryl Wood, Associate Director, Montana Association of Counties

The Montana Association of Counties is seeking a Wellness Coordinator for its Health Care Trust public entity risk sharing pool.  This position is responsible for the development and participation in wellness programs and activities designed to improve employee health and well-being.  Employees in this position work with member counties to organize and promote all health and wellness activities, outings, and programs, and encourage employees to participate in health assessment screenings and goal-driven programs. This position has extensive contacts with MACo HCT members and their employees, vendors, Trustees, and MACo staff.

Access 2016 Primary Election Results

Posted Date: 
June 7, 2016
Lisa Kimmet, Elections Deputy, Montana Secretary of State's Office

Excel Spreadsheet (Unofficial)

Click Here to View Primary Election ResultsThe Montana Secretary of State's Office will be posting Local Primary Election results on their website after 8 p.m on Tuesday, June 7.  Access the results by clicking the image to the left or the link below.

Click Here to View Results

Order Your 2016 MACo Directory Here

The 2016 Montana Association of Counties Directory of County Officials is available.  Order you copy at a cost of just $15. You can order your copy online and pay with a credit card or fill out an order form and send it to us along with a check.

Get Started: NACo Prescription Discount Card Program

Participating Counties  |  Participating Pharmacies

The National Association of Counties through a  partnership with CVS Caremark provides a FREE prescription discount card exclusively for NACo member counties to offer to their residents. The card will give discounts on prescriptions for residents who are uninsured, underinsured, seniors and pet owners in the county. The card can even be used to help inmates get discounts on prescriptions.

Get Started: Inmate Medical Program

Are inmate medical costs draining your county budgets?

MACo is proud to partner with NACo and Correctional Risk Services (CRS) to offer two programs to help Montana counties contain the costs of medical care for county inmates.  Enroll Today!

Current Issue of MACo News

MACo News: Volume 45, No. 8

IN THIS ISSUE:  Read an article regarding workers’ compensation claims medical benefit closure; check out the JAG (Jail Advisory Group) report by MACo's Loss Control Specialist, Jim Muskovich; get information regarding MACo's upcoming 107th Annual Conference; read reports from NACo's recent Annual Conference; get safety tips from "Emelia's Safety Corner;" be "in the know" about what is occurring on the national level with news from NACo, and more!

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Recent News Affecting Montana Counties

We have been receiving numerous questions regarding the privacy policies that SAVA requested be posted on local government websites.  To help in your endeavors regarding this issue, attached are two sample privacy policies that can be used as guides (one for a website that does not collect any personally identifiable information and another for a website that does collect personally identifiable information) as well as some optional clauses.  Depending on what information you collect, the clauses may need altering or more clauses may need to be added.  If using these samples, please be sure to personalize them.  DO NOT simply cut-and-paste this policy as is.

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