Health

Wahzhazhe Youth Council to hold rally in support of Standing Rock Sioux Tribe on Saturday

Date: Aug. 31, 2016

The Wahzhazhe Youth Council is holding a rally Saturday in support of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe’s fight against the construction of the Dakota ...

Osage Nation donates $10K for Barnsdall ambulance living quarters

Date: Aug. 31, 2016

BARNSDALL, Okla. – A $10,000 donation from the Osage Nation helped purchase a used mobile home to house paramedics who will be servicing the Barnsdall-Avant ...

Osage Nation releases results of inaugural disability assistance program

Date: Aug. 29, 2016

The Osage Nation’s inaugural disability assistance program helped 50 constituents before the program funding was depleted earlier this summer.

The ON Financial Assistance Department ...

Escaping the silos

Date: Aug. 19, 2016

MINNEAPOLIS — If the saying is true: “You are what you eat,” then good nutrition is imperative for healthy communities.

The Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community (SMSC ...

Osage Nation WIC and OSU Extension office to host Poverty Simulation event Aug. 12

Date: Aug. 11, 2016

The Osage Nation Women, Infants and Children program (WIC) is partnering with the OSU Extension office to hold a Poverty Simulation event on Aug. 12 ...

Osage woman joins Peace Corps, stationed in Africa

Date: April 29, 2016

Rachel Dailey embarks on her two-year adventure in the Peace Corps on Monday. She’ll be stationed in the Republic of Mozambique, Africa.

On April ...

Osage opens chiropractic clinic in Sand Springs

Date: April 22, 2016

Brandi Wilcox has opened Wilcox Chiropractic in Sand Springs, Okla., and is urging Osages to stop by and check out her clinic.

Wilcox, 27, said ...

Health Authority Board considering 'no-show' policy for clinic appointments

Date: April 11, 2016

The Osage Nation Health Authority Board is considering a “no-show” policy to cut down on Wah-Zha-Zhi Health Center patient appointments cancelled without prior notice.

Staff ...

Osage Nation awarded HUD grant for new Hominy Wellness Center

Date: March 2, 2016

The Osage Nation is receiving an $800,000 federal grant to build a new Hominy Wellness Center, which would replace the current fitness center in ...

Congress passes resolution to address pharmaceutical billing issue at clinic

Date: Feb. 11, 2016

Osage Nation health officials are in reaction mode after learning the renamed Wah-Zha-Zhi Health Center’s pharmaceutical billing procedures were no longer working after the ...