Almost all health facilities are run by non governmental organisations. Upper Nile state has 124 Primary Health Care Units and 61 Primary Health Care centers.
Several agencies are present in the state:
- GOAL, ADRA, World Vision, IRD, Oxfam GB, PACT, Tear Fund, ICRC, Save The Children USA, MSF Holland
The hospitals available are:
- 7 county hospitals
- 1 state hospital
- 2 military hospitals