Announcements

Please join us for Diabetes and Wellness Program's August health cooking demonstration on Thursday, August 9th at 2:00 pm.  It will be held in the Little Axe Health Center's Diabetes and Wellness demonstration kitchen.  This monthly event is open to patients, employees and community members alike!  Each session free samples and recipe cards are offered.  This month, it is all about breakfast and they will be serving sundried tomato quiche and healthy smoothies.  Space is limited so please be sure to reserve your spot today by calling Shea Warden at 405.701.7977 by Tuesday, August 7th. 
The first Wednesday of every month, all AST Health facilities close from noon to 5 PM for trainings, departmental meetings and administrative tasks.  Both the PlusCare and Shawnee Clinic walk in clinics will re-open from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm accepting the last patient at 8:30 pm.
The Absentee Shawnee Tribal Health System will be suspending health services on Friday, July 13, 2018, for the annual health fair set up (8:00 AM – noon) and event (1:00 PM – 4:00 PM).  However, the PlusCare Clinic and Shawnee Clinic Extended Hours will be open to receive walk-in patients beginning at 5:00 PM and will remain open until 9:00 PM, accepting the last walk-in patient at 8:30 PM.  PlusCare is located at 15702 East State Highway 9, Norman, OK, phone number is 405.447.0477 and Shawnee Clinic is located at 2029 South Gordon Cooper Drive, Shawnee, OK, phone number is 405.878.5850.  The walk-in service is for non-emergent medical needs for those who are ages 2 years and up.  For additional information, please visit this site www.asthealth.org/services and click the walk-in medical clinic link.
The Absentee Shawneee Tribal Health facilities will be closed on Wednesday, July 4, 2018, for the holiday.  However, the PlusCare Clinic will be open holiday hours from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM accepting the last patient walk-in at 4:30 PM.  PlusCare is located at 15702 East State Highway 9, Norman, OK 73026.  Phone number is 405.447.0477.  No appointment is necessary and this service is for non-emergent medical needs for those who are ages 2 years and up.  For additional information, please visit this site - www.asthealth.org / services / Little Axe walk-in medical clinic.
The Absentee Shawnee Tribe will be holding a Run-Off Election on Saturday, June 16, 2018 from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM.  Polling sites are the AST Resource Center at 1970 156th Avenue NE, Norman, OK  and the other is at the Shawnee tribal complex at the AST police department, 2025 S. Gordon Cooper Drive, Shawnee, OK.
The Native Connections' Strength of Tradition Project is sponsoring a poster contest for ages 12-17 and 18-24.  The theme for the contest is, "what does it mean to be Native American"?  Poster board will be provided and can be picked up at the Shawnee or Little Axe Behavioral Health departments.  Contestants may use any medium for design but please no glitter. One enter per contestant.  Contest entries must by submitted by June 15th.  For more information, please contact Linda Gouge at 405.701.7989 or email lindag@astribe.com or Victoria Andrews at 405.701.7995 or email vandrews@astribe.com. 
The first Wednesday of every month, all AST Health facilities close from noon to 5 PM for trainings, departmental meetings and administrative tasks.  Both PlusCare and Shawnee Clinic Same Day/Extended Hours re-open from 5 PM to 9 PM with the last patient accepted at 8:30 PM.
All AST Health facilities will be closed on Monday, May 28, 2018, in observance of Memorial Day.  The PlusCare Clinic will be open holiday hours from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, accepting the last walk-in patient at 4:30 PM.  PlusCare is located at 15702 East State Highway 9, Norman, OK 73026.  Phone number is 405.447.0477.  No appointment is necessary and this service is for non-emergent medical needs for those who are ages 2 years and up.  For additional information, please visit this site www.asthealth.org and click under the Services tab.
All AST Health facilities will be closed half a day on Wednesday, May 2, 2018, beginning at noon and will remain closed until 5:00 PM.  The PlusCare Clinic and Shawnee Clinic Extended Hours will be re-open at 5:00 PM and will close at 9:00 PM accepting the last walk-in patient at 8:30 PM.  PlusCare is located at 15702 East State Highway 9, Norman, OK 73026.  Phone number is 405.447.0477.  Shawnee Clinic Extended Hours is located at 2029 South Gordon Cooper Drive, Bldg 17, Shawnee, OK  74801.  Phone number is 405.878.5850.  No appointment is necessary at either of the same day clinics and these services are for non-emergent medical needs for those who are ages 2 years and up.  For additional information, please visit this site www.asthealth.org under the Services tab.
All AST Health facilities will be closed on Good Friday, March 30, 2018.  However, the PlusCare Clinic will be open holiday hours from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, accepting the last walk-in patient at 4:30 PM.  PlusCare is located at 15702 East State Highway 9, Norman, OK 73026.  Phone number is 405.447.0477.  No appointment is necessary and this service is for non-emergent medical needs for those who are ages 2 years and up.  For additional information, please visit this site www.asthealth.org under the Services tab.
Shawnee Clinic Behavioral Health has now offically moved to their new location to the little yellow house at the Absentee Shawnee Tribal Health Complex.  They are still organizing offices/meeting spaces and ASTHS is excited for this growing department.  For an appointment or for additional information about their services, please call between 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. at 405.878.4716 and their address is 2029 South Gordon Cooper Drive, Shawnee, OK, 74801.
The Shawnee Clinic's Behavioral Health Department will be moving their offices to a new location the week of February 26th.  Their new offices will be located at the renovated little yellow house on the tribal complex.  They will have the same phone number but during this transition, it will be out of service.  If you need to contact SC Behavioral Health please leave a message with the clinic operator at 405.878.5850 and someone from the department will return your call.

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