Category Archives: Meriter News
Enjoy these recipes from dietitian Michelle Miller to help your family enjoy the seasonal tastes of fall. Continue reading
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Every woman wants to know what she can do to lower her risk of breast cancer. Some of the factors such as being a woman, your age, and your genetics, can’t be changed. Other … Continue reading
Oct. 13, 2015 – Nov. 24, 2015 What is Stepping On? Meriter-UnityPoint Health’s Stepping On program empowers older adults to carry out health behaviors that reduce the risk of falls. This community-based workshop is offered once a week for seven … Continue reading
Meriter is proud to again support the American Heart Association at its annual Heart Walk. Did you know cardiovascular disease is the #1 cause of death for American men and women? In fact, heart disease kills more women than all … Continue reading
Congratulations to Ambulatory Surgery, Digestive Health Center, Middleton Clinic Pediatrics, Monona Clinic Pediatrics and Pediatric After Hours Clinic for achieving Press Ganey’s Best in the Nation! Our Ambulatory Surgery and Digestive Health Center achieved Press Ganey’s Best in the Nation … Continue reading
Meriter West Washington is proud to welcome Dr. Sean Miran to its team of primary care physicians. As a family medicine physician, Dr. Miran welcomes patients of all ages. Dr. Miran has special interests in sports medicine, musculoskeletal conditions, preventive cardiology, … Continue reading
Meriter – UnityPoint Health is pleased to announce that our Heart & Vascular and Stroke units have been recognized in the annual U.S. News & World Report for their strict adherence to research-based treatment guidelines, as outlined by the American … Continue reading
Meriter – UnityPoint Health welcomes endocrinologist Dr. Kenneth Ligaray to our Meriter West Washington clinic, located at 345 West Washington Avenue in Downtown Madison. He helps patients treat and manage a variety of concerns, including diabetes, high blood pressure … Continue reading
We would like to invite your family to attend the 2nd Annual Madison Moms Blog Family Day at the Meriter Monona clinic, 6408 Copps Avenue on Saturday, August 29th from 10am – noon. For only $5 per family, you can … Continue reading
Looking for a tasty summer recipe to help use some of the fresh veggies ripening in your garden? Look no further than this easy, low-carb pasta alternative. Continue reading
Meriter Heart & Vascular has again been recognized by the American College of Cardiology, receiving the NCDR ACTION Registry–GWTG Platinum Performance Achievement Award for 2015. Meriter Hospital is one of only 319 hospitals nationwide to receive the honor. The award … Continue reading
We fit into YOUR schedule. Trying to juggle work, school and soccer practice is hard enough. Where exactly does a doctor appointment fit in? We are proud to offer extended hours at most of our clinics so you can make … Continue reading
Meriter – UnityPoint Health was recognized for the fifth year in a row as one of the nation’s “Most Wired” by Hospitals & Health Networks magazine. Meriter, who received this year’s award as part of the UnityPoint Health system, received … Continue reading
Take steps toward a healthier future and find a cure for diabetes by participating in and supporting the American Diabetes Association’s Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes. Beginning at Olin Park, enjoy a one or three mile walk along … Continue reading
1. 100 Top Hospital. Only one hospital in Madison was named a 100 Top Hospital by Truven Health Analytics in 2015: Meriter Hospital. 2. More babies than anyone else. We are proud to welcome more babies than any other hospital … Continue reading
Follow these simple tips to create a safe sleeping environment for your baby.
The racing season is in full swing now which is exactly when those nagging injuries tend to creep up. If you are experiencing pain or injury that is limiting your running or just have questions about your running form sign … Continue reading
Did you know more than 60% of doctors are recommending wearable technology to their patients?
If you’re free on Wednesday afternoons, make sure to stop by our weekly farmers’ market! This year, we are partnering with The South Madison Farmers’ Market to bring you fresh, organic, locally-grown fruits and vegetables to help you live well … Continue reading
Did you know approximately 30 percent of adults admit they are getting less than six hours of sleep per night?
By: Dr. Jeffrey Larson, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States, affecting nearly one in five individuals. Sadly, my practice frequently involves reconstructive surgery following the removal of skin cancer. … Continue reading
Recently, Meriter Hospital received a Silver Plus stroke award from the American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association. The 2015 award, called the Get With The Guidelines – Stroke Silver Plus Quality Achievement Award, signifies that patients will … Continue reading
Did you know laughter has more benefits than just improving your mood?
Meriter-UnityPoint Health is working with our partners in the other Dane County hospitals and public health to conduct a community health needs assessment for Dane County. The survey is anonymous. It will become part of a larger community health … Continue reading