Charlene Johnson with Indian Health Services – Billings issued this update late Wednesday afternoon.
All appointments at the Crow Northern Cheyenne Indian Health Service Hospital are canceled for the remainder of the week.
Patients who need to reschedule their appointments may call 406-638-3348 from 9 am to 4 pm beginning today.
The Hospital Emergency Department continues to be on divert. The Aid station located in Crow Agency is open from 8 am to 7 pm; Pryor Clinic is open for services from 8 am to 4:30 pm; however, dental services are not available.
Lodge Grass Clinic is fully operational and is open from 9 am to 4:30 pm.
Individuals wanting to make donations can call Aldean Goodluck at 406-638-3119 or 406-699-0088.
Non-perishable food items are recommended, specifically canned fruit-in-juice and non-starchy vegetables such as green beans, carrots, tomatoes, beans, beets. Diet beverages are also wanted.
If donations of fresh fruits and vegetables are made, Johnson encourages that they be apples, oranges and carrots.