Announcements

Closure on Monday, May 30th

CLOSURE NOTICE:

 

 

MONDAY, may 30TH, 2022

(Memorial Day)

 

 

All AST Health facilities closed

 

We will resume normal hours Tuesday, May 31st at 8am.

 

 

 

Please don’t forget to request medication refills before our closure:

 LAHC Pharmacy 405.292.9530/Shawnee Pharmacy 405.878.5859

 

In the event of a predicted severe weather forecast, please call ahead

Wear Red for Missing & Murdered Indigenous People National Day of Awareness

Wear red tomorrow for National Day of Awareness for Missing & Murdered Indigenous People. Submit a picture and why you are wearing red to agonzalez@astribe.com for a free shirt. For more information, contact Angela Gonzalez at 405.561.7811.

2022 ASTHS Internship Opportunity

Absentee Shawnee Tribal Health System

2022 SUMMER INTERNSHIP

ARE YOU A NATIVE AMERICAN STUDENT WHO IS SEEKING FUTURE IN A HEALTHCARE RELATED FIELD?

We will have 10 internship positions available to Native American (AST Preferred) students- must have CDIB. The internship is a rigorous 8 week program, up to 20 hours per week, at $13.00 per hour, designed to familiarize you with a variety of professions and technical careers in the healthcare field.

Events

Med Take Back Event

AST Tribal Opioid Response Grant

Free Medication Take Back

Turn in your unused or expired medications for safe disposal and receive a free new TOR tumbler.

*intravenous, injectable solutions, and syringes will not be accepted due to hazard.

When: April 27, 2022  10:00am to 3:00pm

Blood Drive

Little Axe Health Center

15951 Little Axe Drive

Norman, OK 73026

To schedule an appointment, contact Oklahoma Blood Institute at 877.340.8777 or visit obi.org. 

Classes & Meetings

Fatherhood is Sacred, Motherhood is Sacred Virtual Parenting Class

Register for free and virtual Fatherhood is Sacred, Motherhood is Sacred parenting classes: https://rb.gy/r6lckt. Classes will be held every Tuesday at 6:00 PM starting May 17th via GoToMeeting. For more information please contact Angela Gonzalez (Native Connections Grant Coordinator) at agonzalez@astribe.com or 405.561.7811.

Medicine Wheel & 12 Step Program for Women

Absentee Shawnee Ensuring Hope Project

Every Wednesday starting on April 27th from 6:00pm-8:00pm CST 

Virtual Classes

Outcomes

  • Individuals return to natural order

  • Help rebuild families and assume roles as warriors

Virtual QPR Gatekeeper Training

Suicide Prevention Workshop

Free virtual QPR Gatekeeper Training on Tuesday, April 26th from 11:00AM – 12:00PM hosted by Native Connections. RSVP at https://rb.gy/8wkt0m . For more information, contact Angela Gonzalez at agonzalez@astribe.com or 405.561.7811.


Testimonials

"[I] used the small clinic south of Hwy 9 in Little Axe. I am very impressed witht he growth and the continued excellent care I have received over the years. The doctors, nurses, lab, wellness and pharmacy have been better than most in the private sector."

Boyd S.

An overall positive experience! Beautiful facility housed with friendly professional faces and care!

Nancy

The quality of care and compassion is above and beyond other health care facilities I have used in the past.

Graciela F.

LAHC Blood Drive

Little Axe Health Center Blood Drive

When: Friday, July 23rd from 9:00am - 2:00pm

Where: Little Axe Health Center Double Conference Room

How: To schedule an appointment, contact the Admin Desk at 405.447.0300 OR click the following link to register: https://www.yourbloodinstitute.org/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/347934

Culture is Prevention Series Week 5 & 6

The SASP & Native Connections Grants invites you to join a TWO PART art session led by artist and educator at the Sovereign Community School, Theron Wahkinney (Comanche/Kiowa)! You will learn the fundamentals of drawing, good habits for artists, and how to find your own artistic expression. This virtual art session is open to ages 12-24 years old and will be on Thursday, June 24th and July 1st at 6:00 PM CST. Register for the art session using this link: https://forms.gle/5J4Tsuj5Echv3fHV6.

Resource Center Gym Reopening

AST Resource Center Gym Grand Re-Opening June 15th

New Business Hours: 8 am to 5 pm Monday - Friday

BY APPOINTMENT ONLY

M/W/F- Employees Only

T/R- Patients/Community Only

Please observe the new safety protocols posted on site. For details and appointments, call us at 405.364.7298 or 405.701.7977; email cwiens@astribe.com

Culture is Prevention Series | Week 4: Virtual Ribbon Medicine Wheel Class Faciliated by John Soap, LPC

The Native Connections & SASP Grants are hosting a summer-long “Culture is Prevention” series featuring new cultural outreach events and activities each week! For Week 4 we are collaborating with the Tribal Opioid Response Grant for a free and virtual class on Thursday, June 17th at 6:00 PM CST via GoToMeeting. In this class you will learn how to make a ribbon medicine wheel facilitated by John Soap, LPC (Absentee Shawnee)!

 

Instructors Needed for "Culture is Prevention" Series

Do you or someone you know have an art or skill you would like to teach the community? Examples include sewing, beading, dancing, singing, storytelling, moccasin making, painting and everything in between!

 

Culture is Prevention Series | Week 3: Virtual Beaded Wristlet Keychain Class Facilitated by Angela Gonzalez

The Native Connections & SASP Grants are hosting a summer long “Culture is Prevention” series featuring new cultural outreach events and activities each week! For Week 3 we are collaborating with the Tribal Opioid Response Grant for a free and virtual class on Thursday, June 10th at 6:00 PM CST via GoToMeeting. In this class you will learn how to make a beaded wristlet facilitated by our very own Native Connections Grant Coordinator, Angela Gonzalez!

 

June COVID-19 Vaccine Events

Effective June 3 - June 29, 2021

After Hours COVID-19 Vaccine Events

We care about the members of the communities we serve and are proud to offer the COVID-19 vaccine to all eligible persons.*

Follow us on Facebook for future vaccine opportunities.  

WHO*

Anyone over the age of 12 years old. 

HOW

June COVID-19 Testing & Antibody Schedule

JUNE COVID-19 & ANTIBODY TESTING
(Please enter the clinic for testing)

For Your Visit Please…

·Wear a mask

·Bring identification

 

For Antibody Testing…

·Be prepared to have blood drawn

·Testing is available to anyone ages 10+

 

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