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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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Don’t Give the Gift of Illness This Year
Williston, N.D. –The Upper Missouri District Health Unit (UMDHU) wants to help prevent the passing of illness this holiday season. As we move into the holidays with increased travels, more time indoors and the beginning of influenza season illness can often be the unwanted gift we give our loved ones. Especially vulnerable are children, elderly and those with underlying health conditions.

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UMDHU complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Interpretation options are available to communicate effectively with us.
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