Madison, WI – Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin (GHC-SCW) announces a new partnership with UW Health and UnityPoint Health – Meriter resulting in the addition of 19 HMO primary care clinic locations in Dane County to its network.
“Providing the highest quality care and ease of access is at the forefront of everything we do at GHC-SCW,” said Dr. Mark Huth, GHC-SCW President and Chief Executive Officer. “Access to care is at the core of a healthy community; so, we are thrilled to expand the collaboration with our important partners at UW Health and UnityPoint Health – Meriter to provide a patient-first approach. Allowing our members to have the most choices of primary providers and the most convenience for clinic locations creates a big footprint for our health plan.”
Effective January 1, 2022, GHC-SCW members will have access to the largest primary care network in Dane County, with 38 total clinics and over 300 primary care providers, including UW Health, UnityPoint Health – Meriter, Access Community Health Centers and GHC-SCW clinics.
“Several years ago, we welcomed GHC-SCW members into our Birthing Center, and we’re excited to have the opportunity to continue caring for growing families in our primary care clinics,” said Sue Erickson, President and CEO at UnityPoint Health – Meriter.
Most GHC-SCW members can select any new or existing primary care clinic locations to receive primary care services. Specialty Care services will remain the same.
NEW In Network UW Health Primary Care Clinic Locations:
UW Health – 20 S. Park Clinic
UW Health – Arboretum Clinic
UW Health – DeForest Windsor Clinic
UW Health – East Clinic
UW Health – Fitchburg Clinic
UW Health – Odana Atrium Clinic
UW Health – Oregon Clinic
UW Health – Sun Prairie Clinic
UW Health – Union Corners Clinic
UW Health – University Station Clinic
UW Health – West Clinic
UW Health – Yahara Clinic
NEW In Network UnityPoint Health – Meriter Primary Care Clinic Locations:
UnityPoint Health – Meriter – DeForest – Windsor Clinic
UnityPoint Health – Meriter – Fitchburg Clinic
UnityPoint Health – Meriter – McKee Clinic
UnityPoint Health – Meriter – Middleton Clinic
UnityPoint Health – Meriter – Monona Clinic
UnityPoint Health – Meriter – Stoughton Clinic
UnityPoint Health – Meriter – West Washington Clinic
To view a full list of primary care clinic options in Dane County, click here.
Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin (GHC-SCW) is Wisconsin’s first and Dane County’s only member-owned, non-profit health care cooperative. With more than 75,000 members, the Cooperative serves the greater Dane County area and the South Central Wisconsin region with insurance and clinical services. GHC-SCW is the first health plan in Wisconsin to offer patients a money-back guarantee if they are not satisfied with their experience at a GHC-SCW clinic. GHC-SCW is perennially a national leader for quality. In 2021, GHC-SCW achieved a rating of 4.5 out of 5 among commercial plans; no other health plan in Wisconsin scored higher, according to the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). To learn more about GHC-SCW, visit ghcscw.com.