UnityPoint Health - Meriter | Stay Fit! Program

Emergency Department

202 S. Park St.
Madison, WI 53715

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UnityPoint Health - Madison

Stay Fit

UPDATED: 8/10/2020 - In alignment with UnityPoint Health - Meriter's updated safety and prevention measures related to COVID-19 please see updates on the Wellness Programs below:

  • Cardiac Rehab/Pulmonary Rehab/Supervised Exercise Therapy/RD Patients: All services resumed. 
  • Fitness Technicians: Seeing medically necessary personal training consults. 
  • Get Fit & Stay Fit: Suspended in-person services until further notice. 


Stay Fit is a self-monitored medically supervised exercise program aimed to help participants develop life-long exercise habits while reducing their risk for cardiovascular disease. Participants include those diagnosed with coronary disease, pulmonary disease, diabetes and any other chronic medical condition, as well as those wanting to improve their health and fitness.

Program Details:

  • Initial consult/assessment to determine goals and starting exercise level
  • Individual exercise prescription and weight training instruction
  • Unlimited use of facility during open hours:
    • Monday/Wednesday 7:00am – 6:30pm
    • Tuesday/Thursday 7:00am – 5:00pm
    • Friday 7:00am – 4:00pm

Entrance Criteria:

  • Independently functioning
  • Participants who have a chronic medical condition or risk factors for heart disease
  • Participants who want to work toward a healthier lifestyle
  • Recent graduate of any UnityPoint Health - Meriter - Wellness Center Program (Cardiovascular Rehabilitation, Pulmonary Rehabilitation, or Get Fit! Healthy Eating and Exercise Program)
  • Signed consent from a physician

Cost:

$55 per month. Discounts apply if participant signs up for 4 or 6 months at a time. Stay Fit is eligible for reimbursement through Quartz you can earn up to $100 per year. Visit www.quartzbenefits.com for further information. 

Registration

Please call the UnityPoint Health - Meriter - Wellness Center at (608) 417-6102 Monday-Friday 7:00am – 4:00pm for more information or to schedule an initial appointment.