Announcements

NEW HOURS beginning JULY 1st

Shawnee Clinic 
8 am to 5 pm, Monday-Friday


Shawnee Walk-In Clinic 
8 am to 8 pm(accepting the last patient at 7:30 pm) Monday-Friday
9 am to 5 pm, Saturday(accepting the last patient at 4:30 pm)


Shawnee Clinic Pharmacy
7:30 am to 8 pm, Monday-Friday 
9 am to 5 pm, Saturday, 9 am to 5 pm

Little Axe Health Center Pharmacy
7:30 am to 8 pm Monday-Friday
9 am to 5 pm Saturday & Sunday

AST Health Closure for Run-Off Election 6/15

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: Closure for AST Run-Off Elections

In accordance with the Executive Committee, the Absentee Shawnee Tribal Health System (Same Day Clinic, PlusCare, both Pharmacies incl’d.) and Resource Center’s Fitness Gym will be CLOSED for AST Tribal Run-Off Elections on Saturday, June 15, 2019

Diabetes & Wellness Cooking Demo 7/11

For the month of July, AST Health Diabetes & Wellness Program will be making budget friendly healthy recipes based on USDA Commodity Supplement Food Program. Class is Thursday, July 11th at 2pm in the LAHC Demo Kitchen. For more info call Diabetes & Wellness at 405.701.7062

Events

ASTHS 6th Annual Health Fair

This is always a fun and exciting time for AST Health! Join us for a day aimed at giving you the tools to stay healthy. The Health Fair will be on Friday, July 12th from 1 pm to 4 pm at the Little Axe Health Center.

Upcoming Event: Youth Fishing Clinic 6/8

The Absentee Shawnee Tribe's Native Connections grant will be hosting a free youth fishing clinic on Saturday, June 8, 2019 at Lake Thunderbird's Clear Bay area.  Poles and bait will be provided on the day of the event, children under 16 will need to be accompanied by an adult.  For more infomration or to sign up for the event, please contact Margo at 405.701.7995

Beaded Earrings Class 5/21

The AST Cultural Preservation Department is hosting a beading class. Participants will learn how to make beaded earrings. Event wil take place on Friday, May 21st at the AST Resource Center in Little Axe, from 5:30pm to 8:30pm. Reserve your spot by calling Cultural Preservation at 405.275.4030.

Classes & Meetings

Native Connections Youth Advisory Board 5/10

The Absentee Shawnee Tribe's Native Connections grant will be hosting a youth meeting on Friday, May 10th at the Little Axe Health Center's conference room A from 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM.  Ages sought for the board are 12-24.   For more information, please contat Margo at 405.701.7995.

Monthly Health Board Meeting 4/16

The monthly health board meeting will be held Tuesday, April 16, 2019, beginning at 8:30 A.M. at the Little Axe Health Center's Conference Rooms A & B, 15951 Little Axe Drive, Norman OK.  Meeting is open to the public.

Diabetes Cooking Demonstation 4/11

Need breakfast ideas?  Reserve your spot today for the free Diabetes and Wellness healthy breakfast cooking demonstration set for Thursday, April 11th at 2:00 P.M.   It will be held at the Little Axe Health Center in the Diabetes and Wellness demonstration kitchen.  Samples and free recipe cards included.  Space is very limited. Please call by Monday, April 8th at 405.701.7977.


Testimonials

Other providers choose not to accept patients with primarily soonercare, and its almost unwelcoming.  At the Little Axe Clinic, I don't experience that.  The services are excellent and patients are treated with the highest regard.

Melissa

I love the fact that the wait times aren't that long. They seem to stay on schedule and its easy to get a same day appointment. Jackie the women's health provider is easy to talk to and very informative. Over all it's always a great experience and would recommend this clinic to anyone looking to change their doctor.

Melissa

Love this place

I love this place.  I think it is the best clinic I have been to.

Shelly

Health Administrative Half-Day Closure 2/6

ASTHS administrative half-day is Wednesday, February 6, 2019 (first Wednesday of the month) and all AST Health facilities are closed from noon to 5 PM for trainings, departmental meetings and administrative tasks. Both the PlusCare and Shawnee Same Day Clinics will re-open at 5 PM to 9 PM, accepting the last patient at 8:30 PM.

National Children's Dental Health Month

We would like to encourage all Native children and Non-Native SoonerCare children to schedule an appointment at our clinic during the month of February.

Fractionation Education Postponed

The fractionation education presentation scheduled for Saturday, February 2nd, for Absentee Shawnee Tribal citizens has been postposed until further notice.

Absentee Shawnee Tribal Auction 4/6/20119

The Absentee Shawnee Tribe will be holding an auction at the Thunderbird Casino in Norman, OK on April 6th, 2019. Some items up for auction include trucks, furniture, tractor implements, mowers and so much more. For more info, call the Absentee Shawnee Tribe at 405.275.4030.

Contract Health (Shawnee) has Relocated

The Contract Health Services (Purchased and Referred Care) Department located at Shawnee, building 16, has moved into the Shawnee Clinic, building 17, across from the lobby restrooms.  All patients will need to check-in with a patient registration clerk and the CHS/PRC staff will greet you in the lobby.  The CHS/PRC staff can be contacted by telephone by calling the Shawnee Clinic's main line at 405.878.5850.

AST Health Closed 1/21/19 for MLK Jr. Day

The Absentee Shawnee Tribal Health System will be CLOSED Monday, January 21st, 2019 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Medication fills need to be called in by Wednesday, January 16th to avoid prescription delay. PlusCare Clinic in Little Axe will be available for acute walk-ins only, with operating hours from 9am to 5pm accepting the last patient at 4:30pm.

AST Health Closed 1/4/19

The Absentee Shawnee Tribe's Executive Committee has closed the Tribe and all of its programs and services for Friday, January 4, 2019.  This is due to the weather safety  concerns for both patients, tribal visitors and staff.   The PlusCare Clinic and Shawnee Clinic Extended Hours (walk-in clinics) shall resume their normal weekend schedules beginning Saturday, January 5, 2019.

AST Health Closed 1/3/19

Due to icy weather conditions and for the safety of patients and staff, all of the Absentee Shawnee Tribal Health System is closed for Thursday, January 3, 2019. 

Inclement Weather Closures for Walk-in Clinics 1/2/19

Due to the deteriorating weather conditions in the Central Oklahoma area, the Absentee ShawneeTribal Health walk-in clinics (PlusCare Clinic and Shawnee Clinic Extended Hours) are closed for the safety of our patients and staff.  Please visit the Absentee Shawnee Little Axe Health Center or Absentee Shawnee Tribal Health Shawnee Clinic Facebook walls or www.astribe.org for the latest weather closures or delayed opening annoucements.

Fractionation Education for Tribal Members

The AST Realty Department and the Department of Interior have partnered up to provide tribal members with some important information about fractionation. RSVP by January 18th to the Realty Department at 405.275.4030 Ext. 6420

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