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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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Influenza Prevention
Williston, N.D. –The Upper Missouri District Health Unit (UMDHU) wants to remind people of the ways to protect themselves from influenza. Influenza is widespread in our area now.
TB Case Identified in Mountrail County
North Dakota Department of Health Identifies Active Tuberculosis Case in Mountrail County BISMARCK, N.D. – According to the North Dakota Department of Health (NDDoH), an individual in Mountrail County has been diagnosed with active tuberculosis (TB). The department is working with local school and health providers to provide free testing to those who may have been exposed to this infectious case of TB, and to make sure anyone diagnosed with TB receives proper treatment.
Upcoming Events

Watford City Upper Missouri District Healthy Unit
The Watford City Upper Missouri District Health Unit office will be relocating to 109 2nd Ave NE, located in the Taylor Building, directly across the street from the community library. The move date is Monday, February 2, with a reopening date of Monday, February 9. Please bear with us as our phone, fax and internet will be down during this time. Please contact our Williston office at 701-774-6400 if you have a public health emergency. Not to worry though as clients will see the same UMDHU staff they are familiar with. The phone, mailing address and fax number will remain the same. Parking may be limited on the street but clients are welcome to park behind the clinic on the South of the building if spots are available. Thank you for your patience and understanding, February 9th we hope to resume our regular services such as: Immunizations, STD testing, TB testing, Family planning, footcare and many others. Any questions please contact the Williston UMDHU office at 1-877-572-3763.
2015 Septic Training in Jamestown, ND
There will be a Septic Installer Training on Wednesday, February 25 from 8:30am to 5pm at Central Valley Health District in Jamestown, ND. While UMDHU is not sponsoring this event it will satisfy our CEU requirements for septic installers. Attached is the registration form.
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