Health

Dr. William Shunkamolah selected as NCAIED’s ‘Native American 40 Under 40’

Date: Dec. 6, 2017

The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development selected Dr. William Shunkamolah to be part of its 2017 class of “Native American 40 Under 40 ...

Honor Student Raen Holding serves as delegate for The Congress of Future Medical Leaders in Boston

Date: Nov. 28, 2017

Osage honor student Raen Holding served as an Oklahoma delegate for The Congress of Future Medical Leaders in Boston, Mass., over the summer.

Holding, who ...

Osage Congress passes sovereign immunity waiver with BOK for WHC financial services

Date: Nov. 20, 2017

The Osage Nation is partnering with Bank of Oklahoma to provide accounting and financial services at the Wah-Zha-Zhi Health Center.

During the Sept. 27 ON ...

Officials break ground on new Hominy Wellness Center

Date: Nov. 20, 2017

HOMINY, Okla. – Construction progress is underway on a new Osage Nation Wellness Center that will serve area residents by providing services for a healthy lifestyle ...

Osage Nation hosts state WIC Conference in Midwest City

Date: Nov. 8, 2017

The Osage Nation hosted the state WIC Conference in Midwest City, Sept. 12-14, at the Midwest City Reed Conference Center. More than 300 attendees heard ...

Wah-Zha-Zhi Health Center hosting community meetings this month

Date: Nov. 8, 2017

The Wah-Zha-Zhi Health Center is hosting community meetings this month to discuss services offered at the clinic and to hear public feedback.

There are three ...

WageWorks Inc. selected to administer Nation’s Health Benefit Plan

Date: Oct. 6, 2017

WageWorks Inc. has been selected as the Osage Nation’s new administrator for its Health Benefit Plan.

According to a letter from Principal Chief Geoffrey ...

What is Cultural Abuse?

Date: Oct. 3, 2017

Intimate partner violence, in all forms, is destructive at its heart. Most people can identify the more common forms of abuse, which include physical, emotional ...

ON Congress approves $9.3 million for Health Benefit Fund for 2018 costs

Date: Sept. 20, 2017

For the 2018 calendar year, the Fifth Osage Nation Congress approved a $9.3 million appropriation to fund the Nation’s Health Benefit Fund on ...

Osage Nation receives Tribal Management grant for Wah-Zha-Zhi Health Center

Date: Sept. 15, 2017

The Osage Nation is the recipient of the Indian Health Service’s Tribal Management Grant in the amount of $100,000.

The grant was awarded ...