UnityPoint Health - Madison

Primary Care

Here at UnityPoint Health – Meriter, we believe your primary care provider is more than just a doctor to call when you're sick. Routine care from your primary care doctor can help you stay healthy and get the right treatment for any health concern. Meriter's family medicine and internal medicine doctors and pediatricians can put you on the path to healthier living. 

Find a Doctor 

Not sure which doctor or clinic is right for you? Check out our Find a Doctor tool to find out! 

Or, if you prefer, call our Dr4U Physician Referral Service at (608) 417-Dr4U (3748)

Doctor Meet & Greets 

At Meriter, we want to give you the opportunity to get to know your physician before you even step foot inside our clinic doors! Schedule a free Meet & Greet online.

My UnityPoint Nurse

UnityPoint Health is proud to offer real nurses with real answers when you need them for all Meriter primary care and endocrinology patients! My UnityPoint Nurse will serve as an extension of your Meriter clinic team after hours with full access to your medical records. In addition, the nurse will assess your symptoms, offer advice and recommend care options, including helping to schedule an appointment with your clinic; contacting the Meriter doctor on call; directing you to the Emergency Department, After-Hours Clinic or calling 911 on your behalf. 

Simply call your clinic to take advantage of My UnityPoint Nurse after regular clinic hours. 


Our staff seeks to take the frustration out of appointment scheduling by accommodating your specific needs. 

Online Appointments

 You can request an appointment with any of our doctors online! 

Appointment Reminders

For your convenience, we offer courtesy appointment reminders. Simply decide whether you prefer phone call or text reminders.

If you prefer text message appointment reminders:

Simply text MERITER to 622-622 to receive text message appointment reminders. As your appointment draws near, you will receive a text message asking you to confirm or decline your appointment by either texting "YES" or "NO."

Prescription Refills 

Refills must be requested during regular office hours, weekdays 8:00 am to 5:00 pm and may take up to 48 hours to process. Please call your pharmacy for prescription refills and they will contact your primary care clinic to confirm the refill.   You can also request a refill via MyUnityPoint (formerly Meriter MyChart).

Lab Work and Tests 

Our clinics offer a full range of laboratory testing services on site. If you need to stop in for lab tests between appointments, please call ahead of time so that we may prepare your lab orders. 

Insurance Coverage

UnityPoint Health - Meriter clinics accept the following insurance plans:

The Alliance
Blue Cross
Health EOS
Medicare and Medicaid
Physicians Plus
Unity Health Plan / Quartz
WEA Trust
Most commercial insurance plans