Monthly Archives: July 2013

Dr. Dana Johnson: Road Trips

Published in the Wisconsin State Journal on July 25, 2013 Dear Dr. Johnson: My family is planning a road trip for later this summer. What can I do to make it more enjoyable for my 3-year-old and myself? Dear Reader: … Continue reading

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Meriter Named Most Wired 2013

For the third consecutive year, Meriter is proud to announce it’s been named “Most Wired” by Hospitals & Health Networks magazine (H&HN). The magazine partners with the American Hospital Association, the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME), AT&T, and … Continue reading

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Dr. Felz Discusses the ADA Walk on WKOW

Dr. Ken Felz discussed Meriter and Physicians Plus’ involvement in the American Diabetes Association’s Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes on WKOW’s Wake Up Wisconsin. Click here to watch the interview.

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Donate to Dr. Stanley Phillips III Memorial Fund

  The Meriter Foundation has created a fund in honor of Dr. Stanley  Phillips III, a neonatology fellow who tragically passed away after an accident involving a NICU transport ambulance. The Dr. Phillips Memorial Fund will sustain his values by supporting a … Continue reading

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Meriter McKee Welcomes Dr. McGowan

Meriter McKee is pleased to announce that Meghan McGowan has joined the team. Dr. McGowan specialty is obstetrics and gynecology. Meriter now offers OB/GYN services at three clinics: Meriter McKee, Meriter Monona and Meriter DeForest-Windsor. Dr. McGowan has always been … Continue reading

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Attend our Injury Clinic for Runners

You have the opportunity to meet with a sports medicine professional to evaluate your running related injuries. If you are having a problem that limits your training, now is the time to address it so you can reach those racing … Continue reading

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Buttermilk Chicken Kebabs with Chopped Salad

Adapted from EveryDay with Rachael Ray Makes 4 servings Prep: 25 minutes Cook: 15 minutes  Ingredients: 2/3 cup low-fat buttermilk (you can also use 2/3 cup skim/1% milk mixed with 2 teaspoons vinegar) 3 tablespoons olive oil 1 tablespoon chopped … Continue reading

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Dr. Byfield Talks Chronic Pain on NBC15

Dr. Gretchen Byfield visited NBC15 to talk about how Meriter helps patients dealing with chronic pain. She was joined by Hayley Weaver, who became a patient at Meriter after a car accident when she was a teenager and is now … Continue reading

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Meriter Shines in Patient Experience Survey

Meriter Medical Group provides one of the best patient experiences in the state, according to a new report from the Wisconsin Collaborative for Healthcare Quality (WCHQ). “At Meriter, we strive to make sure each patient and their family receives the … Continue reading

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Dr. Dana Johnson: How Can I Prevent My Child from Getting Mosquito Bites?

Originally published June 27, 2013, in the Wisconsin State Journal. Dr. Dana Johnson is a pediatrician at the Meriter McKee clinic. Dear Dr. Johnson: How can I prevent my child from getting mosquito bites? Dear Reader: It is that time … Continue reading

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Meriter Encourages Rooming-In

After you deliver your baby at Meriter we recommend “rooming-in.”  This means you keep your baby with you in your private room the whole time you are in the hospital. This is a healthy choice for families because it lets … Continue reading

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