Health

Osage Nation holding groundbreaking for a Fairfax Wellness Center

Date: May 21, 2018

The Osage Nation is holding a groundbreaking ceremony for a new fitness center in Fairfax on May 23 at noon.

The new fitness center facility ...

StrongHearts Native Helpline Dedicates One-Year Anniversary to American Indian and Alaska Native Survivors of Domestic Violence

Date: April 15, 2018

AUSTIN – Celebrating one year of operations, the StrongHearts Native Helpline (1-844-7NATIVE) is honored to serve as the first national helpline created specifically to support Native ...

Wah-Zha-Zhi Health Center seeking applicants for optometrist

Date: April 6, 2018

The Wah-Zha-Zhi Health Center is seeking an optometrist to oversee the eye clinic’s functions.

Current optometrist Dr. Marshall Walker announced his resignation effective April ...

Health Career Summer Scholarship applications now available

Date: March 30, 2018

Health Career Summer Scholarship applications are now available for those Osage students entering the 11th and 12th grade. The summer scholarship program gives ...

WHC seeking applicants for doctor, nurse practitioner positions

Date: March 6, 2018

There are two health provider positions now open at the Wah-Zha-Zhi Health Center in Pawhuska, according to Osage Nation job listings as of Feb. 28 ...

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 ...