Downeast - District 7 Public Health Unit


The Downeast Public Health Unit has its office in Machias but uses the DHHS offices in Calais and Ellsworth as satellite sites and includes the following staff:

  • 1 District Liaison (located in Machias)
  • 1 Infectious Disease Epidemiologist (located in Bangor);
  • 3 Public Health Nurses (one each in Machias, Calais, and Ellsworth) and 1 Public Health Nurse Supervisor ¬†(located in Bangor);
  • 2 Eating & Lodging Inspectors (located in Rockland and Ellsworth),
  • 2 Field Drinking Water Inspector (located in Bangor).

The Unit office is located at the DHHS Office at 38 Prescott Drive in Machias.

Downeast Public Health Unit Staff  (Word*)

Local Health Officer

For more information contact, Al May at 255-2017 or