- Workforce Focus
SSM Health opens new wellness clinic for Sun Prairie employees
Convenient care available for city and area school district workers
Sun Prairie, WI (June 24, 2020) - SSM Health at Work is proud to collaborate with the City of Sun Prairie and the Sun Prairie Area School District to provide new health care options for their employees and families with the opening of a new dedicated wellness clinic in Sun Prairie. Our team of clinicians will be available exclusively to provide employees and their families with a range of services from acute to preventative care, disease management, workplace injury treatment and occupational health services.
“We are delighted to work with Sun Prairie to provide exceptional quality health care services for its employees and their loved ones,” says Marcy Bennett, director of SSM Health Direct to Employer Services. “Our plan is to partner with them for lifelong good health so that they can continue their vital work in making Sun Prairie such a wonderful place to live, learn and thrive.”
The clinical care team is well-seasoned, with a combined total of more than 30 years of experience in family medicine, women’s health issues and wellness programming. The team includes: two advanced practice nurse prescribers, a registered nurse and a medical assistant who will offer in-person consultations as well as telehealth visits. Our scheduling team also will be available to provide patient assistance in arranging for visits.
The health and safety of our staff, providers, patients and community continue to be our top priorities. Please know that as we respond to the coronavirus pandemic, the new Wellness clinic and all SSM Health facilities will continue to follow our established safety precautions:
- Entrance screening for all patients and visitors to our facilities
- Universal use of appropriate personal protective equipment for all providers and staff
- Enhanced cleaning/disinfection processes in our clinics, hospitals and surgery centers
- Plexiglass barriers at check-in and registration to ensure appropriate distancing
- Realigned waiting room seating to ensure appropriate physical distancing
- Strict visitor policy to limit unnecessary traffic in our facilities
- Discontinuation of public water fountains
The new Sun Prairie Area School District and City Employee Wellness Clinic will open July 1 and will be located on the first floor within the SSM Health Dean Medical Group offices at 10 Tower Drive. It will be open Monday – Friday from 7:30 AM – 5:00 PM for in-person visits and will offer telehealth visits on Saturdays from 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM.