Health

Health Benefit Card contract on schedule for 2011

Date: Dec. 8, 2010

The contract to renew the Health Benefit Card plan for 2011, which gives Osage Nation members $500 for medical expenses, is close to completion and ...

Caregivers of Osages living with Alzheimer's disease, memory loss invited to participate in study

Date: Dec. 1, 2010

Those taking care of Osage relatives and patients living with Alzheimer’s disease or those experiencing symptoms of dementia are invited to participate in a ...

Flu shots now available at Pawhuska IHS

Date: Oct. 29, 2010

Flu shots are now available at the Pawhuska IHS clinic. Osages can obtain their flu shots from 9 a.m. to noon, Monday through Friday ...

Health survey: Reservation Osages report ‘poorer health’ than Osages living elsewhere

Date: Aug. 30, 2010

[Editor's note: This story was modified on Sept. 9 for clarification purposes.]

FAIRFAX, Okla. – Osages living on the tribe’s reservation tend to have ...

ON Health and Wellness Advisory Board to meet with officials about extending life

Date: Aug. 12, 2010

The Osage Nation Health and Wellness Advisory Board is planning to meet with government officials to discuss legislation which will lengthen its life. It’s ...

Health Benefit Card applications to be mailed out the end of this month

Date: Dec. 17, 2009

The health benefit card applications, which tribal officials hoped would arrive in mailboxes last month, are tentatively to be mailed out by the end of ...

Health Benefit Card applications to be mailed out the end of this month

Date: Dec. 17, 2009

The health benefit card applications, which tribal officials hoped would arrive in mailboxes last month, are tentatively to be mailed out by the end of ...

Wanting Tribal Member Input

Date: Dec. 7, 2009

The Osage Tribe is evaluating the health services of the tribe. We need your input. Adeline Yerkes, RN, is conducting the evaluation and will be ...

Health Board explores contracting / compacting IHS Clinic

Date: May 19, 2009

Board is examining the various methods of improving the quality of medical and dental care at our Nation's IHS medical clinic in Pawhuska

We ...