Fort Atkinson, WI is situated within the "Four Lakes Area" of Jefferson County, and has a population of over 16,000. It is located 35 miles from Madison (the state capital and home to the University of Wisconsin), a convenient two hours from downtown Chicago, and an hour from the Lake Michigan shoreline. The exceptional schools and the diversified and broad economic base of the community have allowed Fort Atkinson to continue to grow as a safe, family oriented place to live. Nestled by the rolling hills of Southern Wisconsin, along with its renowned lakes and rivers, make it an exceptional place to live and practice medicine.
Fort HealthCare provides quality healthcare to the residents of an eight-community area, and has the only hospital in Jefferson County. The hospital is a modern, fully accredited, acute care facility with 82 beds. In addition to comprehensive inpatient services, Fort HealthCare offers ambulatory surgery and specialty clinics, a birthing center, cardiac rehabilitation, emergency services including the Urgent Care Program for after-hours treatment of minor illnesses and injuries, occupational medicine and more. Fort Medical Group is a multi-specialty group practice with satellite clinics offering primary and specialty care in Fort Atkinson, Cambridge, Jefferson, Johnson Creek, Lake Mills, and Whitewater. Primary and specialty care physicians from UW Health, Dean Medical Center and other organizations also trust Fort Memorial Hospital to deliver the highest quality medical care to their patients. Read more about our various services as described throughout this website.
Fort Medical Group is a wholly owned for-profit subsidiary of Fort HealthCare, Inc. The group consists of 23 physicians and 6 midlevel providers in eight specialties conducting clinics in Fort Atkinson and eight surrounding communities. FMG offers physicians the best of both worlds providing annual salaries based on each physician’s individual productivity in the proceeding year and bonuses based on individual profitability. The physician’s efforts can be directed towards patient care and professional activities, rather than time consuming day to day business management details. It utilizes hospital ownership to maximize Medicare reimbursement under provider based status and improves negotiations with third party payers through the increased leverage of the group.Wisconsin