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OYATE Health Center

Community Driven Healthcare for Great Plains Tribal Members

COVID-19 Pandemic Information


Oyate Health Center Early Closing

The Oyate Health Center outpatient services will close today at 3:30PM. The facility will be open from 7:00AM-3:30PM on Thanksgiving Day.

Avoid crowds. Shop online sales the day after Thanksgiving and the days leading up to the winter holidays. Use contactless delivery or curbside pick-up for purchased items. Remember to wash your hands and wear your mask if out in public.

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.

Current Healthcare Services

Services at Oyate Health Center

  • Urgent Care
  • Optometry
  • Dental
  • Pediatrics
  • Family Practice
  • Behavioral Health
  • Radiology
  • Pharmacy
  • Wellness Programs

Learn More

Oyate Health Center

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


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

Latest News

Great Plains Tribal Leaders Health Board, Oyate Health Center to Expand Locations

RAPID CITY – The Great Plains Tribal Leaders Health Board has purchased the former City County Alcohol and Drug Program building at 725 N. Lacrosse St, from Pennington County.  The building will serve as a temporary location for some of its clinical services during the new Oyate Health Center facility construction. The health board also […]

New FDA Guidelines Force Testing Changes At OHC

The Oyate Health Center recognizes that COVID-19 is more prevalent in the Black Hills and in the Country than at any time before during this global pandemic. Access to testing materials is in critical demand, and the FDA has issued new guidelines for testing. In response, the Oyate Health Center will implement new hours of […]