What the Mayo Clinic Care Network Means for You
UnityPoint Health - Cedar Rapids and Mayo Clinic believe that health care should always be provided as close to home as possible. As part of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, UnityPoint Health - Cedar Rapids physicians have the ability to access Mayo's clinical resources and collaborate with Mayo specialists, ensuring that patients can benefit from Mayo knowledge and expertise locally and only need to travel outside the region for care when necessary.
Through this formal collaboration, UnityPoint Health - Cedar Rapids providers have direct access to the latest Mayo Clinic expertise and clinical care resources including:
- AskMayoExpert, a state-of-art online medical reference tool created by Mayo Clinic. Through AskMayoExpert, physicians can access Mayo-vetted knowledge in disease management, clinical care guidelines, treatment recommendations and educational materials at the point of care.
- eConsults that serve to connect UnityPoint Health - Cedar Rapids physicians with Mayo Clinic experts when UnityPoint Health - Cedar Rapids physicians want additional input regarding a patient's care.
Additional Mayo Clinic Care Network Members
UnityPoint Health - Cedar Rapids is proud to be the only member of the Mayo Clinic Network in Iowa. Mayo Clinic Care Network members share Mayo's patient-centered culture and commitment to improving the delivery of health care. Potential members go through a thorough evaluation, including a review process that includes overview and site visits.