Montana's Leading Home Care Professionals: "Increasing Independence Through Self-Directed Care"

Founded: Nightingale was founded in 1990. Consumer Direct was founded in 2000.
Led by: Sarah Bogan, RN, BSN

Nightingale Nursing & Caregiving is the leading home care agency in Montana because they focus on providing the best home care available. Their Nurses and Personal Care Assistants are all properly certified, trained, licensed and insured. They conduct background checks on all employees and enforce the highest standards of conduct and professionalism to ensure you are getting the best possible care.

A familiar and comfortable environment is key to our overall health and quality of life. Nightingale Nursing & Caregiving offers a wide variety of quality home health solutions for our Montana friends and neighbors, so they can continue to live in their own home and community.


Nightingale Nursing and Caregiving (NN&C) was founded in 1990 to bring caregivers into homes to provide compassionate and individualized care. In 1996, a new NN&C president, Bill Woody, took the initiative to focus his emphasis on providing high quality home health care.

NN&C cares for clients across the state of Montana with offices in Missoula, Helena, Butte, Billings and Great Falls.

NN&C currently cares for over 500 patients. With a focus on providing top quality in care giving, maintaining a trained workforce, and employing compassionate caregivers and nurses, NN&C has outstanding client outcomes. With a history of interest in the well-being of their clients and employees, NN&C contributes to community outreach and advocacy.  Currently, NN&C is advocating for a wage increase for direct care staff at the local, state and national level.

Nightingale Nursing & Caregiving respects your privacy and complies with HIPPA regulations and standards while protecting your rights to privacy.


Consumer Direct supports the Montana Medicaid Self Direct Personal Assistance Services Program, providing in-home, health maintenance support to qualifying individuals. Under this program, qualifying Medicaid recipients (consumers) choose a provider agency to assist them with hiring, training and scheduling their caregivers. Consumer Direct performs fiscal intermediary functions for the consumer, including processing time sheets, billing Medicaid, and caregiver payroll. Consumer Direct provides training for the Consumer and resources for caregiver training and also assists the consumer in maintaining program compliance.