Community Health Representative (CHR)

Since 1969 the Choctaw Nation has provided the CHR Program for those Native Americans residing within the tribal service area of the Choctaw Nation boundaries. This program is designed to assist Choctaws and other Native Americans maintain the health of themselves and their families. Services are provided to those individuals who have a CDIB. There are no income guidelines for eligibility. The CHR Program can do many things to assist clients such as taking vitals, glucose monitoring for diabetes, hypertension and cholesterol diet education, patient education, maternal and child health, drug and alcohol abuse counseling, patient assessments, medical referral follow-up care, as well as the provision of many other health care services.

CHR Directory

Norma Austin, Director

Choctaw Nation Health Care Center

One Choctaw Way

Talihina, OK 74571

(918) 567-7000 EXT 6094

 

ATOKA COUNTY

Kathy Moore

P.O. Box 272

Lane, OK  74555

                                                                                                                   

CHR OFFICE

(580) 889-7593

FAX: (580) 889-7593

 

ATOKA FIELD OFFICE

(580) 889-6147

 

BRYAN COUNTY

Shirley Anderson

913 S. Mckinley

Calera, OK 74730

(580) 775-4769

 

LacQuita Lewis

511 S. 13th

Durant, OK 74701    

Fax: (580) 924-2660      

 

Durant Community Center

(580) 924-7811

 

CHOCTAW COUNTY

Shirley Peters

HC 66 Box 214

Sawyer, OK 74756

580-372-8868

 

Brenda James

704 S. 13th

Hugo, OK 74743

 

CHR Office

(580) 317-9404

FAX: (580) 317-9320                                                      

 

Choctaw Community Center

(580) 326-6611

 

COAL COUNTY

Becky Pickens

605 S. Finney

Coalgate, OK 74538

 

CHR OFFICE

(580) 927-2697

FAX: (580) 927-2697

 

Coalgate Field Office

(580) 927-3641

 

HASKELL COUNTY

Tanya Leach

20946 East County Road 1180

Keota, OK 74941

 

CHR OFFICE

 (918) 967-4537

FAX

(918) 967-5190

 

Stigler Field Office

(918) 967-2398

 

LATIMER COUNTY

Lori Pugh

1212 W Blair Avenue

Wilburton, OK 74578

CHR OFFICE

(918) 465- 2959

FAX

(918) 465-2959    

 

Wilburton Field Office

(918) 465-2389

 

LEFLORE COUNTY

Yvette Edwards

802 NW 3rd

Spiro, Ok 74959                                                                  

 

Thelma Hickman       

20314 E CR 1185

Keota, OK 74941 

(918)966-3783 

(918)962-2220

 

Spiro Field Office

(918) 962- 3832

 

POTEAU CHR OFFICE                                                         

(918) 647- 8353                                                                  

 

Denise Sanchez                                  

 P.O. Box 784

Talihina, OK 74571 (918) 567-7000 ext. 6093       

 

Priscilla Ward 

P.O. Box 244       

Talihina, OK 74571  

(918)567-2106              

                                                                        

Athena Heaton

P.O. Box 674

Talihina, OK 74571  

                   

Talihina Community Center                

FAX

(918) 567-7187 or (918) 567-7101

 

McCURTAIN COUNTY

D. Juretta Noahubi

P.O. Box 43

Bethel, OK 74724

(580) 241-5155

 

CHR OFFICE

 (580) 241-5654

FAX

(580) 241-5654

Bethel Center

(580) 241- 5637

 

Carrie Ward

Rt.1 Box 822                                                                        

Broken Bow, OK 74728                                       

(580) 584-2107

 

CHR OFFICE

(580) 584-3832

 FAX

(580) 584-3046 

 

Gloria Battiest                                                                                                                   

P.O. Box 571

Wright City, OK 74766

 

CHR OFFICE   

(580)981-7011  

Fax

(580) 981-2120                                                                                      

 

Broken Bow Field Office                                               

(580)584-6372

 

Wright City Center

(580) 981-7011

Fax

(580) 981-7011

 

Margaret McKinney

1918 Choctaw Church Rd                                  

Hayworth, OK 74740                                     

 

Linda Wade            

1057 Bailey Road                                                                                              

Broken Bow, Ok 74728

 

CHR OFFICE

(580) 286-3869

FAX

(580) 286-3660                                          

Idabel Office

(580) 286- 6116                

 

CHR OFFICE

(580) 584-3832

FAX

(580) 584-3046

Field Office

 (580) 584-6372

 

PUSHMATAHA COUNTY

Oma Clay                                                                                 

P.O. Box 223                                                                        

Rattan, OK 74562                                                  

(580)587-2214                                                                 

 

Angie James

HC 64 Box 2850

Ft. Towson, OK 74755

(580) 587- 2724

 

Bea Williston                                                                      

219 SE K Street

Antlers, OK 74523                                                         

 

Norma Austin

P.O. Box 725                                                                            

Clayton, OK 74536

 (918)569-4804                      

 

CHR Office

(918) 567-7000 ext.6094

 

Antlers CHR Office

(580) 298- 6325

(580) 298-3354                                                

FAX (580) 298-5154      

 

ANTLERS FIELD OFFICE

(580) 298-5501                                                    

 

Glenda Cocke    

P.O. Box 76

Clayton, OK 74536

 

Tuskahoma CHR Office

(918) 567-3709

Fax  918-569-7904

 

PITTSBURG COUNTY

Janice Twist                                                                     

5101 E Hereford

McAlester, OK 74501

(918) 480-5628                                                                   

 

Stacy Robertson                                                  

573 Hamilton Loop

McAlester, OK 74501                                                    

(918) 424-0550

 

McAlester CHR Office

(918) 426- 4802

McAlester Field Office

(918) 426- 4802                                                                   

FAX 

(918) 426-4802

 

Crowder CHR Office 

(918) 334-5575

Crowder Field Office 

(918) 334- 5344