Community Narcan Training - January 16th, 2019
Wednesday, January 23 - Please join us at noon or 5:30 for a 1-hour Narcan training event! No pre-registration and all are welcome.
Take-Back Day - January 16th, 2019
Drop off any unwanted or expired medications on Tuesday, January 22, 2019, 7AM-5:30PM at our Minot location.
Now Hiring - Public Health Nurse - December 27th, 2018
Great hours, great work environment, and great benefits!
Food Safety Tips for the Holidays - December 14th, 2018
The CDC encourages holiday bakers and their helpers to 'Say No to Raw Dough'. Read more about this warning and follow the links for additional tips on how to prepare food safely for your holiday guests.
Cocktail Calculators-Rethinking Drinking - December 14th, 2018
The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)- Rethinking Drinking website offers great tools and resources to help with alcohol abuse and addiction.
Good Neighbor Project Now Available - November 28th, 2018
On December 3rd, 2018, First District Health Unit will begin our FREE Good Neighbor Project syringe service program. Initially the hours will be Mondays from 10am to noon at First District’s Minot office.
Check out our latest newsletter- Your First Step To Health - November 19th, 2018
Will your gifts make Santa's safe list this year? Did you know heavy smoking triples your risk of developing cataracts?
Shingrix - Limited Supply Now Available! - October 24th, 2018
Please call and speak to a member of our immunization team for more information or to schedule an appointment.
Flu Shots - Get Yours Today! - October 8th, 2018
First District is ready for flu season - are you?
Fall Newsletter: Flu Season has arrived! Now offering flu shots-no appointment needed! - October 3rd, 2018
North Dakota's Governor Burgum declared September Suicide Prevention Month, walk-in flu shot clinic- extended hours-Nov. 8 until 7pm, and read how sipping on sugary drinks all day may be rotting your teeth!
Flu Vaccination Clinics Announced - August 29th, 2018
First District Health Unit has scheduled flu vaccination clinics throughout the seven-county area.
Hantavirus-Related Death Reported in ND - August 28th, 2018
People can be exposed to hantavirus by breathing in air contaminated with the virus when fresh rodent dropping, urine, or nesting materials are disturbed. The greatest risk is associated with exposure to rodent droppings in closed, dry areas. Hantavirus is not transmitted from person to person. Take these steps to help keep safe from this deadly virus.
Keeping Your Child's Health Right On Track! - August 7th, 2018
Free Milestone Tracker app, New guidelines for WIC eligibility and children sservices offered at First District Health Unit!
WIC Increases Income Eligibility Guidelines - May 24th, 2018
Effective May 1, 2018, a family of four can earn up to $3,870 each month (or $893 each week for the household) and still meet income eligibility requirements.
Will Insurance Cover Your Services at FDHU? - April 12th, 2018
It is important for you to know which medical costs your plan will cover the day of your visit. Call your insurance company before every visit to check if you are covered.