Community Involvement

Relay for life participantsRelay for life participants



The American Cancer Society Relay For Life movement is the world’s largest fundraising event to end cancer. It unites communities across the globe to celebrate people who have battled cancer, remember loved ones lost, and take action to finish the fight once and for all. ERA participated in the Relay For Life of Yellowstone County event on July 8-9, 2016.

Relay for Life Yellowstone County

ERA’s own Dr. Dietz participates in MS fundraiser in honor of brother

Dr. Dietz and his wifeNational Multiple Sclerosis SocietyEvery year since 1994, Dr. Rex Dietz has participated in a two-day bike ride held by the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Greater Northwest Chapter. The bike ride, which starts in Billings and goes to Red Lodge and back, is one of three rides that takes place in three states, according to information from the National MS Society.Read more:

backpacksDr. Kathy Ryan, her dad Don Ryan and the staff of ERA begin backpack program

Employees of the Radiology Department at St. Vincent Healthcare in Billings, Employees of Yellowstone Vein Center and the radiologists of Eastern Radiological Associates filled 33 backpacks with gift items for clients of the Women’s Shelter and Angela’s Piazza in Billings. Money to purchase the new backpacks was provided by the St. Vincent Healthcare Foundation. Knights of Columbus at St. Thomas the Apostle Church in Billings coordinated the program.

Pictured with the filled backpacks on a CT scanner table are Radiology Department employees Shane, Jo, Jill and Aubrey.

SAINTS Benefit

ERA supports SAINTS, a premier fundraising event. The event is hosted by the St. Vincent Healthcare Foundation.