Health Coaching

Three Ways to Connect with a Premise Health Coach

  1. Call (855) 200-6822 and ask for a health coaching appointment;
  2. Login at mypremisehealth.com or download the MyPremiseHealth App on the Apple or Google play stores.
  3. During an appointment with a Montana Health Center provider, ask to be referred to a health coach.

Premise Health Coaches are available in all health center areas:

  • Anaconda: Telephonic (Audio and Video) Available or Onsite in Butte
  • Billings: Telephonic (Audio and Video) and Onsite Available
  • Butte: Telephonic (Audio and Video) and Onsite Available
  • Helena: Telephonic (Audio and Video) and Onsite Available
  • Missoula: Telephonic (Audio and Video) and Onsite Available


Meet the Coaches
Premise Health Certified Health Coaches offer their expertise to guide you to a more fulfilling lifestyle through behavior change, mindset shifts and new habit formation while providing education to keep you more fully informed. The following are just a few of the areas in which they are subject matter experts: tobacco cessation, stress management, exercise, corrective exercise, chronic pain management, healthy eating, specialized diets, diabetes and pre-diabetes management and prevention, family/youth/infant nutrition, and weight management. Click on any of the coaches listed below for more information about that coach, or you may call Premise Health at (855) 200-6822 to be connected with a coach.

If you are a State Plan member there are other coaching options for you here.

Premise Health Health Coach Standards
At Premise Health, we hold our health and wellness coaches to the highest of professional standards. All of our health coaches come qualified with NCCA accredited certifications and approved by the National Board of Health and Wellness Coaching to ensure you receive the highest level of expertise, guidance and evidence-based coaching. Our commitment to your health is reflected in the level and diversity of our expertise as we continue to grow our knowledge base and increase our coaching tools.

Your Montana Health Center Health Coaches

Michelle Deitsch
Rachel Anderson
Jacque Currie

Premise Health Wellness Program Manager, Montana Health Center
Margy Bartley

State of Montana Wellness Program Manager, Health Care & Benefits Division
Kim Pullman

Michelle Deitsch RD, LN 

Michelle is a Registered Dietitian, Licensed Nutritionist, and Certified Health Coach. She has experience in a variety of clinical and non-clinical areas of nutrition, cooking and wellness, including diet management of patients with genetic disorders and intuitive eating. Michelle holds a bachelor’s degree in Nutrition and Dietetics from Montana State University in Bozeman. She is recognized through the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM EP-C) as a Certified Exercise Physiologist. Offering support and education, she has a common-sense approach to working with people on all aspects of wellness.

Contact Michelle at michelle.deitsch@premisehealth.comor call 855-200-6822 to schedule an appointment.

Rachel Anderson, RD, LN

Rachel a Registered Dietitian, Licensed Nutritionist, and ACE Certified Health.  She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Nutrition and Dietetics from Concordia College in Moorhead, MN and has been a registered dietitian since 2003.  She has experience working with the Women Infants and Children Program (WIC) in Great Falls and Billings and she has case management and home visiting experience. She is also a Certified Lactation Counselor.

Rachel enjoys a variety of activities including skiing, hiking, cycling, and group fitness classes, and feels exercise and nutrition are equally important for a healthy lifestyle.

Contact Rachel at rachel.anderson@premisehealth.com or call 855-200-6822 to schedule an appointment.

Jacque Currie 

Jacque is a National Board Certified Health and Wellness Coach.  She is also an ACE Certified Personal Trainer, Health Coach and Weight Management Specialist.  She graduated from the University of Montana with a bachelor’s degree in Health and Human Performance.

There is no step too small to make when working to improve your health, and Jacque enjoys working with people to see where those steps can take them.

In her free time, she can be found enjoying the outdoors with her family playing golf, skiing, or riding bikes.

Contact Jacque at jacque.currie@premisehealth.com or call 855-200-6822 to schedule an appointment.

Margy Bartley 

Margy is the Premise Health Wellness Program Manager. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Education from the University of Montana and is a National Board Certified-Health and Wellness Coach (NBC-HWC) and a graduate of The Institute for Integrative Nutrition Health Coaching Program, a Board-Certified Holistic Health Practitioner through the American Association of Drugless Practitioners, and is a Certified International Health Coach. Margy is an ACE Group Fitness Instructor, an ACE-Certified Corrective Exercise Specialist (TBMM), Behavior Change Specialist, Diabetes Prevention Coach, and an Integrated Fitness Trainer. She is a Certified Inclusive Fitness Trainer through the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) and the National Center on Health, Physical Activity, and Disability (NCHPAD) and is a Certified Personal Trainer (NETA).  She is also certified through the YMCA of the USA in Get Real Weight Management, Movement for the Inactive, and Nutrition and Exercise for Weight Management as well as a Certified Personal Fitness Chef and Certified Food Psychology Coach (NESTA). Margy has worked with youth and senior fitness programs, which includes arthritis therapy classes, cardiac recovery programs and youth fitness. She has also coached a marathon training program, competed in multiple half and full marathons and run in the Boston Marathon.

Contact Margy at margy.bartley@premisehealth.com

Health Care & Benefits Division Wellness Program Manager

Kim Pullman, RD, LN
If you have questions about Wellness Programs available to State of Montana Benefit Plan (State Plan) members? Do you need health coaching, but don't live near a Montana Health Center?

Kim is the Wellness Program Manager for the State of Montana Wellness Programs, Live Life Well.  She is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN), a Licensed Nutritionist in the State of Montana (LN). She is a past-Chair of the Eat Right Montana (ERM) Coalition and Newsletter Editor for the Montana Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (MTAND). Kim is certified to teach BodyPump, BodyAttack, BodyFlow, and yoga and enjoys teaching classes for the State of Montana employees and local gyms.

In her position as Wellness Manager, Kim manages the State of Montana Live Life Well Wellness Program for more than 32,000 State Plan members. The program includes health screenings, healthy living challenges, presentation events with wellness experts, and health management programs. She also provides individual coaching sessions for State Plan members.

Previously, Kim worked with Federal and State Child Nutrition Programs and early childhood programs. Kim welcomes opportunities to partner with other organizations, programs and groups to promote the health and well-being of all Montanans.

Contact Kim at kpullman@mt.gov.

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