Congresswoman Kendra Horn is hosting a tribal community town hall on Saturday, March 14th from 1 PM to 3 PM.

NYPD Summer Camp is coming up in June! Native Youth Preventing Diabetes (NYPD) Camp is a diabetes prevention education program designed to provide Native American children, ages 8-12, the necessary information and encouragement to prevent obesity, metabolic syndrome and diabetes later in life. For more info contact Lisa Harrington at 405.701.7977 or email at


All AST Health facilities will be closed on Monday, Feb. 17th, 2020 in observance of President's Day. PlusCare Clinic will be OPEN during this holiday closure from 9AM to 5PM, accepting the last patient at 4:30PM. Please call in your Rx refills before the holiday. Questions please call LAHC 405.447.0300 or PlusCare at 405.447.0477

Check out February's Fitness Calendar. For more info, call 405.364.7298

The AST Health System will be opening for normal business hours beginning at 10AM on Thursday, Feb. 6th, 2020. Please use your winter weather precautions when venturing out. 


Wednesday, Feb. 5th, 2020

Due to the possibility of inclement weather, the Absentee Shawnee Tribal Health System is CLOSED for Wednesday, Feb. 5th, 2020. The ASTHS encourages all patients to please stay safe and weather aware. Please call ahead before venturing out into bad weather to inquire about operating hours.

Health closures/delays are posted on the Absentee Shawnee Tribal Health Facebook wall “Absentee Shawnee Tribal Health System and on the ASTHS website at

February is Children's Dental Health Month. Developing good habits at an early age and scheduling regular dental visits helps children to a good start on a lifetime of healthy teeth and gums.

Our Dental clinic will be visiting schools in our service area during Dental Health Month to educate children about the importance of good dental care habits.

Please call Little Axe Health Center Dental to schedule your child an appointment at 405.447.0300

Our AST Health Pharmacies & MyDNA Rocks are co-hosting Drug Take Back Days at our Shawnee & Little Axe/Norman locations. Bring your expired or unused medication to our permanent disposal sites! There will be giveaways for the first 30 to safely dispose! For more info contact Kasey Dean at 405.447.0300.

Shawnee Clinic Take Back Day: Thursday, Feb. 13th from 1PM to 3PM

Little Axe Health Center Take Back Day: Thursday, Feb. 20th from 1PM to 3PM

All Health facilities will be closed on Monday, Jan. 20th in observance of Martin Luther King Day. PlusCare Clinic will be open, during this closure, from 9AM to 5PM, accepting the last patient at 4:30PM. For more information please call one of our facilities, Little Axe Health Center 405.447.0300 Shawnee Clinic 405.878.5850 PlusCare 405.447.0477

Great news for our Absentee Shawnee Tribe and Absentee Shawnee Health on becoming a permanent safe disposal site for expired and unused prescription drugs! There are now 2 safe disposal drop boxes located in both lobbies of the Little Axe Health Center and Shawnee Clinic. Please take your expired and unused prescription drugs to these sites to have them properly disposed of.

Its a new year, so let's set some new health goals and get in fit with AST Health Fitness. Call 405.364.7298 for more info.

New Year Closure Reminder for AST Health

Tuesday, Dec. 31st, All AST Health facilities open for regular business hours. All facilities will close at 5 PM. PlusCare & Shawnee Walk-In will accept the last patient at 4:30PM.

Wednesday, Jan. 1st, All AST Health facilities closed

Please call your designated Rx fill/pickup AST Health Pharmacy Refill Line to prevent prescription delay during this closure. Or visit and click on the Rx refills tab to be linked to Rx Refill to begin fill process.