American Family Children’s Hospital (AFCH, pictured below) in Madison, Wisconsin, is a comprehensive pediatric medical and surgical center featuring nationally recognized pediatric specialists in a wide range of fields. AFCH provides specialized care in a healing environment designed especially for pediatric patients and their families. The hospital is ranked among the top 50 children’s hospitals in four medical and surgical specialties in U.S. News and World Report’s 2019 Best Children’s Hospitals Guide.
This is where residents spend the majority of their resident training both on the inpatient wards and in the subspecialty clinics.
UnityPoint Health–Meriter Hospital is a 448-bed community hospital in Madison that is dedicated to providing comprehensive, coordinated care through their clinics, hospital and home care services for patients located in South Central Wisconsin.
Residents work with University of Wisconsin faculty at UnityPoint Health–Meriter during the neonatal ICU and newborn nursery rotations.
Continuity Clinic Model
Each resident is paired with a preceptor for the duration of training who will serve as longitudinal coach, mentor, and role-model for practice in the community.