UnityPoint Health–Meriter Hospital Internal Medicine Clerkship

Welcome to UnityPoint Health–Meriter Hospital Internal Medicine Teaching Service (MTS)! The MTS is comprised of 4 residents (two PGY-2/3’s and two PGY-1’s) and one 4th year medical student as an acting intern.

Clerkship Team

John McCartney, MD
John McCartney, MD
Program Director
(608) 417-5950
john.mccartney@uwmf.wisc.edu
Ann Phelps
Ann Phelps
Clerkship Site Coordinator
(608) 417-6373
Fax: (608) 417-6007
ann.phelps@unitypoint.org
Monica Messina
Anna Tenneson
Clerkship Site Coordinator
(608) 417-6373
Fax: (608) 417-6007
anna.tenneson@unitypoint.org

Directions/Parking

UnityPoint Health–Meriter is located at 202 S. Park Street in Madison. You may park on level 8 in the hospital parking ramp for the first day and report to 7-Tower/ICU by 9:00 AM. After the first day, you will be parking across the street from the hospital in the 1 S. Park Street ramp (there is a covered walkway across Park Street to this ramp). Parking is $11.00/week.

Orientation

Students should report to the Medical Teaching Service conference room on 7-Tower (end of hall from the ICU) at 9:00 AM on the first day of the rotation to join the residents. An orientation will be held on the first day with Ann Phelps or Anna Tenneson (Medical Education Coordinators) at 9:00 AM in the conference room.

Typical Day Schedule

6 days each week, alternating between 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM and 7:00 AM – 9:00 PM with one weekend day off (alternating between Saturday/Sunday).

EPIC Access

UnityPoint Health–Meriter Epic is the electronic health record. Students are required to take an on-line training prior to, or on the first day of their rotation.

Food

  • Cafeteria: 6:30 AM – 7:00 PM (You will receive an employee discount.)
  • Greenbush Garden Bistro: 6:30 AM – 3:30 PM (closed weekends)
  • Dr. Joe Coffee Clinic: Monday-Friday 6:00 AM-5:00 PM; Saturday 8:00 AM-1:00 PM; Sunday closed