Health

Wah-Zha-Zhi Health Center reports two positive cases of COVID-19

Date: April 9, 2020

Photo caption: A triage tent is set up in the front parking lot of the Wah-Zha-Zhi Health Center to treat patients with COVID-19 symptoms. SHANNON ...

Oklahoma Medical Reserve Corps Recruiting Volunteers for COVID-19 Response

Date: April 6, 2020

In an effort to prepare for medical surge and prolonged response to COVID-19 in the state, the Oklahoma Medical Reserve Corps (OKMRC) is recruiting volunteers ...

Osage leaders work to move government forward during pandemic

Date: April 3, 2020

Federal relief can’t come fast enough for Indian Country.

Tribes will receive $8 billion from the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act ...

Osage Nation WIC Program open for business

Date: April 2, 2020

The Osage Nation WIC Program is open for business for all Oklahoman’s who need service during the COVID-19 health crisis emergency. WIC offers an ...

Outlook grim as White House reveals model showing the sweep of COVID-19

Date: April 1, 2020

Photo caption: A chart by IHME shows hospital resource use based on COVID-19 deaths in Oklahoma. Screenshot/Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation

President Donald ...

Osage seamstresses aid health workers by putting their skills to use

Date: March 27, 2020

Photo caption: Sarah Hernandez (left) and Addie Roanhorse (right), are just two of the many Osage women putting their sewing skills to use to help ...

Wahzhazhe Health Center braces for surge of patients due to COVID-19

Date: March 25, 2020

Photo caption: A triage tent is set up outside the front doors of the Wahzhazhe Health Center in Pawhuska. Patients will be screened for COVID-19 ...

Congressional Hun-Kah Session in question amid COVID-19 outbreak

Date: March 23, 2020

With coronavirus COVID-19 spreading concerns at issue, Osage Nation Congressional Speaker Joe Tillman declared an emergency for the Legislative Branch by directing the Congressional offices ...

Chief Standing Bear declares state of emergency and sends non-essential personnel home

Date: March 20, 2020

Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear declared a Public Health State of Emergency on March 19. Following that declaration, all non-essential Osage Nation employees were directed ...

Osage Casinos to suspend hotel and gaming operations until further notice

Date: March 18, 2020

The Gaming Enterprise Board unanimously passed an emergency resolution to suspend hotel and gaming operations at all seven casinos starting today at 11:59 p ...