Health

Construction on new Wah-Zha-Zhi Health Center planned for 2019

Date: Jan. 3, 2018

Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear and Dr. Ron Shaw addressed the employees of the Wah-Zha-Zhi Health Center on Jan. 3 to announce Shaw’s new ...

Osage officials visit UOSC fall gathering in Carlsbad

Date: Jan. 2, 2018

CARLSBAD, Calif. – West Coast Osage constituents enjoyed a clear sunny Saturday as they heard presentations from Osage Nation officials in a city park just one ...

Dr. Ron Shaw resigns from the Fifth Osage Nation Congress to take post with ON Health Services

Date: Dec. 29, 2017

Dr. Ron Shaw is resigning from the Fifth Osage Nation Congress effective Dec. 31. He has accepted the Chief Executive Officer and Chief Medical Officer ...

New Osage Nation domestic violence shelter and PRT facilities now open

Date: Dec. 12, 2017

After nine months of construction, the Osage Nation now has a new domestic violence shelter and Primary Residential Treatment facility for women escaping abusive living ...

Local Public Health Service officers deployed to Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria

Date: Dec. 8, 2017

Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico on Sept. 20, 2017. As a result of the Category 5 hurricane’s devastating impact on Puerto Rico ...

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 ...