Health

Not your average quarantine

Date: July 30, 2021

Photo caption: Osage artist and entrepreneur, Dante Biss-Grayson Halleck. Courtesy Photo

When the COVID-19 pandemic took hold of the world just over a year ago ...

AG issues slip opinion on face coverings and mandatory vaccinations for ON employees

Date: July 29, 2021

Photo caption: The WahZhaZhe Health Center conducts a COVID-19 vaccine event in March. CODY HAMMER/Osage News

The Osage Nation Attorney General has issued a ...

Two new legislative bills filed for 10th special session consideration

Date: July 27, 2021

On Day 3 of the 10th Special Session for the Seventh Osage Nation Congress, another bill requesting American Rescue Plan funding is being added ...

WahZhaZhe Health Center still administering vaccines for COVID-19

Date: July 22, 2021

Photo caption: A WZZHC employee holds up a vial of the Pfizer vaccine. CODY HAMMER/Osage News

The WahZhaZhe Health Center is still administering both ...

Assistant Director Position Open at StrongHearts Native Helpline

Date: July 8, 2021

StrongHearts Native Helpline (1-844-7NATIVE) is seeking a full-time Assistant Director. The position will be based at the organization’s national headquarters office in Eagan, Minnesota ...

Dr. Amanda Bighorse hired as WahZhaZhe Health Center CMO

Date: June 30, 2021

Photo caption: From left: Cindra Shangreau, Health Authority Board chairwoman; Kirk Shaw, WZZHC Manager; Dr. Amanda Bighorse and Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear. Courtesy Photo ...

Son Wi Sellers shares her journey of having hemiplegia cerebral palsy with area students

Date: May 27, 2021

Photo caption: Son Wi Sellers spoke to the 7th grade class at Pawhuska Junior High about her journey with hemiplegia cerebral palsy on March 9 ...

Osage Nation’s COVID-19 public health state of emergency to end June 2

Date: May 26, 2021

With COVID-19 case reports decreasing locally, statewide and with vaccine opportunities now available to all individuals, the Osage Nation’s 14-month public health state of ...

Piper Long named Outstanding American Indian Student at OSU ceremony

Date: May 25, 2021

Photo caption: OSU Center for Health Sciences named Piper Long Outstanding American Indian Student on May 6. Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear placed a gold ...

StrongHearts Native Helpline Launches text advocacy

Date: May 22, 2021

StrongHearts Native Helpline (1-844-7NATIVE) has expanded operations and is now offering text advocacy. Text advocacy can be reached by using StrongHearts Native Helpline’s number ...