Health

Trump administration's 2019 budget proposes steep cuts to Indian Country

Date: Feb. 16, 2018

Photo Caption: President Donald Trump addresses a joint session of Congress on Feb. 14. CNN.com

Several key programs serving Indian Country are facing steep ...

Osage women and girls honored at Wak’on Owatsi

Date: Feb. 14, 2018

Photo Caption: Veronica Pipestem speaks on behalf of the Wak'on Owatsi committee as Marilyn Yarbrough places a blanket on Dr. Moira RedCorn in honor ...

Influenza update and the precautions you should take

Date: Jan. 30, 2018

Influenza (the “flu”) is caused by a virus whose protein component typically may change year to year. To adjust for changes in this protein component ...

Osage Nation officials celebrate ribbon cutting for new Tulsa WIC Clinic

Date: Jan. 29, 2018

TULSA, Okla. – The north side of this city will soon have a new Women, Infants and Children (WIC) clinic to help provide area mothers and ...

Osage Nation WIC now offering EBT cards

Date: Jan. 9, 2018

Recipients of the Osage Nation Women, Infants and Children (WIC) benefit are now using electronic cards to shop for approved nutritious foods including milk, cereal ...

Construction on new Wah-Zha-Zhi Health Center planned for 2019

Date: Jan. 3, 2018

Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear and Dr. Ron Shaw addressed the employees of the Wah-Zha-Zhi Health Center on Jan. 3 to announce Shaw’s new ...

Osage officials visit UOSC fall gathering in Carlsbad

Date: Jan. 2, 2018

CARLSBAD, Calif. – West Coast Osage constituents enjoyed a clear sunny Saturday as they heard presentations from Osage Nation officials in a city park just one ...

Dr. Ron Shaw resigns from the Fifth Osage Nation Congress to take post with ON Health Services

Date: Dec. 29, 2017

Dr. Ron Shaw is resigning from the Fifth Osage Nation Congress effective Dec. 31. He has accepted the Chief Executive Officer and Chief Medical Officer ...

New Osage Nation domestic violence shelter and PRT facilities now open

Date: Dec. 12, 2017

After nine months of construction, the Osage Nation now has a new domestic violence shelter and Primary Residential Treatment facility for women escaping abusive living ...

Local Public Health Service officers deployed to Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria

Date: Dec. 8, 2017

Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico on Sept. 20, 2017. As a result of the Category 5 hurricane’s devastating impact on Puerto Rico ...