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OYATE Health Center

Community Driven Healthcare for Great Plains Tribal Members



Martin Luther King Day JR. Hours 1-15-24

The Oyate Health Center’s Urgent Care will be open from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM

Pharmacy hours will be from 9:00 AM to noon and 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM.

Taking Control of Tribal Healthcare.

The Oyate Health Center is a tribally-owned primary care clinic based in Rapid City, SD, focused on providing the highest standards of care for tribal-citizens

Our Healthy Future

A Healthy Outlook for Tribal Healthcare

The Oyate Health Center is reinventing the way Native American healthcare is administered and delivered on the Great Plains.

Become a Member of the Oyate Health Team

Work for an award winning, community focused, family-friendly organization with competitive wages, and health and wellness benefits.

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Patient Rights

Make healthcare decisions that are right for you and your relatives.

Current Healthcare Services

Services at Oyate Health Center

  • Urgent Care
  • Primary Care
  • Optometry
  • Dental
  • Behavioral Health
  • Radiology
  • Pharmacy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Laboratory Services

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Oyate Health Center

3200 Canyon Lake Dr. Suite 1
Rapid City, SD 57702
Outpatient Clinic:
First floor of the Oyate Health Center
Urgent Care Clinic:
First floor of the Oyate Health Center


7:00am – 7pm- 7 Days per week

Main Line: 605-355-2500
Appointments: 605-355-2350
Patient Registration: 605-355-2439

Our Mission

Our mission is to improve the wellness of our relatives by providing quality healthcare, public health, and advocacy in partnership with the tribal-nations of the great plains.

Jerilyn Church

CEO – Great Plains Tribal Chairmen’s Health Board

Upcoming Events

Latest News

Tribal Leaders Urge HHS Secretary to Declare Syphilis Emergency

RAPID CITY, S.D. — In response to an alarming surge in syphilis cases sweeping across the Great Plains Region, tribal officials representing nations spanning North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, and Iowa are urgently appealing to Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Xavier Bacerra for a formal declaration of a public health emergency. Jerilyn Church, CEO…

Honor Every Woman Hosts Papathon & Walk

RAPID CITY – In recognition of Cervical Cancer Awareness Month, the Great Plains Tribal Leaders Health Board’s Honor Every Woman program helped raise awareness. The program hosted two separate events: a Papathon at the Oyate Health Center and a walk inside uptown Rapid; more than fifty people attended each event.