UnityPoint Health - Madison


Comfort of Home

UnityPoint Health - Meriter is proud of our state-of-the-art Oncology Unit. The patient-focused design offers:

  • 15 private inpatient rooms, each has a bathroom with a shower and a sleeper sofa for a family member or friend
  • An air-flow handling system designed specifically for infection control
  • Expanded outpatient treatment area
  • More space for family members to be part of the care experience
  • Family lounge, resource library and consultation rooms

Our Medical Staff

Our staff includes:

  • Board-certified physicians
  • Registered nurses
  • A licensed practical nurse
  • A certified nurse practitioner
  • Social workers
  • Pharmacists
  • Nutritionists
  • Physical therapists
  • Occupational therapists
  • Palliative care specialists
  • Pastoral staff
  • Laboratory personnel
  • A clinic manager
  • Clerical staff

Each member of our team is committed to meeting the physical, psychological, social and spiritual needs of our patients. Our staff is dedicated to guiding each family through the phases of diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation and follow-up care.

Community Care

Our physicians collaborate with each patient's primary care physician to provide individualized treatment. In addition, our physicians provide outreach services in Beaver Dam and Monroe. By collaborating with primary care physicians in these areas, we give patients the option of receiving a majority of their care close to home. For more information about our outreach services, please call:

Research and Clinical Research

In an effort to combat and cure cancer and advance scientific knowledge, our center participates in many national research studies. Our physicians are members of ECOG, a national cooperative research group that provides the latest treatment options for people with cancer. For a detailed listing of the cancer clinical research please contact our clinic.

Cancer Risk Assessment & Prevention Clinic

In association with our Genetic Services, an oncologist and nurse practitioner can work with you to determine your risk of developing cancer and chart the best course for prevention. For more information about this clinic or to set up an appointment, please call (608) 287-2552.