Who We Are

The Upper Missouri District Health Unit (UMDHU) was founded and began offering sanitation and nursing services in Divide, McKenzie and Williams Counties in 1947. It was the third public health unit formed in the state. Mountrail County joined the health unit in 1949. The central office is located in Williston; satellite offices are maintained in Crosby, Stanley and Watford City (all are county seats).
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Latest News

North Dakota Department of Health Warns Residents About Wildfire Smoke
BISMARCK, N.D. – The North Dakota Department of Health (NDDoH) urges residents, especially those with respiratory conditions, to consider limiting prolonged outdoor activities while smoky conditions remain across North Dakota.
Infant Feeding Survey
Upper Missouri Disctrict Health Unit is working on an infant feeding assessment in our service area: Divide, McKenzie, Mountrail and Williams Counties in North Dakota. If you have a child under 2 years old, please consider completing this survey. UMDHU values public input for our programming.

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Upcoming Events

Walk in Immunization Clinic
Does your child, or children, need required immunization before the State of North Dakotas Exclusion date of October 1st? If so, Upper Missouri District Health Unit will be holding walk in immunization clinics for school age kids on Friday September 21st and Thursday September 27th from noon-6PM at our office at 110 West Broadway, Suite 101 in Williston. Not sure if your child is up to date on their immunizations? Contact our office at 701-774-6400 or 1-877-572-3763 to find out!

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