Meriter Breaks Ground for New Clinic in Monona

New Meriter Monona Clinic

Meriter-Monona clinic will see patients starting fall 2011

Monona community officials joined Meriter administrators, board members and physicians for a groundbreaking ceremony for the new Meriter clinic in Monona. The clinic will be located on 5.5 acres at Monona’s south-east gateway at the corner of Broadway Avenue and Stoughton Road.

The new 56,000 square foot building is expected to be completed fall 2011. Land and construction of the clinic will cost approximately $15 million.
“The unanimous support of Mayor Robb Kahl and the Monona council affirms the value easy access to health care brings to the community,” says Jim Woodward, Meriter president and CEO. “With the completion of this clinic and our other new clinic in DeForest-Windsor, Meriter will be conveniently positioned to serve patients throughout the Greater Madison and Dane County area.” 

The clinic will provide primary care services for both adults and children. In addition, orthopedics and obstetrics and gynecology physicians will be available for appointments at this site.

“We are in the process of recruiting the physicians for this clinic,” says Robert Turngren, MD, Meriter Medical Group president. “Our plans to have both primary care and specialty providers will enhance the integrated patient-centered care that is at the heart of all we do.”

Plans call for the clinic to open with 5 physicians and their support staff. When fully staffed the clinic will house over 25 physicians and a total of 120 employees.                               

Kahler Slater is the designer and Tri-North Builders is the contractor on this project. Environmentally friendly building concepts will be used in pursuit of certification under the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating System, a prestigious honor for environmentally-friendly construction, offered by the U.S. Green Building Council.

Click here to read about Meriter DeForest-Windsor.

ABOUT MERITER MEDICAL GROUP: Meriter Medical Group is a growing primary and specialty care practice serving Meriter Hospital and Meriter clinics. The Meriter clinics serve patients in the Greater Madison and Dane County area by providing easy access at clinics located in downtown and southwest Madison, and Middleton, with clinics in Monona and DeForest-Windsor set to open in Fall 2011.

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