Aurora BayCare Medical Center
AuroraBayCare Medical Center is a 167-bed, full-service tertiary care hospital serving the Green Bay area and communities throughout northeastern Wisconsin and Michigan's Upper Peninsula. Here, you’ll receive the highest quality care in a healing environment that emphasizes your comfort and convenience.
Aurora BayCare opened in September 2001 as a joint effort of Aurora Health Care and BayCare Clinic. Aurora Health Care is a not-for-profit Wisconsin health care provider and a nationally recognized leader in efforts to improve the quality of health care. Aurora offers services at sites in more than 90 communities throughout eastern Wisconsin and northern Illinois.
BayCare Clinic is the largest physician-owned specialty care clinic in northeast Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. It’s comprised of over 100 specialty physicians with expertise in more than 20 specialties. BayCare Clinic physicians have served patients in Green Bay and the surrounding region for more than 25 years. Also located on the Aurora BayCare Medical Center campus is the Aurora BayCare Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Center, which opened in June of 2008 offering pediatrics, orthopedics and a premier athletic performance enhancement facility.
Like Aurora Health Care, Aurora BayCare is among the 250 health systems and hospitals nationwide participating in the national CMS/Premier Hospital Quality Incentive Demonstration project. Aurora BayCare was named the top-performing hospital in this nationwide demonstration project, and Aurora Health Care was the top-performing health care system in the nation for two years in a row.
Aurora BayCare is committed to bringing health care firsts to the communities it serves, such as: our full on-site fertility program, including in vitro fertilization; deep brain stimulation for movement disorders; endovascular coiling of an intracranial aneurysm; and digital mammography and Mammosite radiation therapy for breast cancer patients. In addition, we feature many Centers of Excellence including: Cancer Care Services; Cartilage Center; Heart, Lung & Vascular Center; NeuroCare Brain & Spine Center; Orthopedic Services; Sports Medicine & Performance Enhancement Center; The Women’s Center; and Minimally Invasive Gynecological surgery.
Featured Specialty Medical Services
Emergency Center of Excellence: Aurora BayCare Medical Center is the first hospital in the United States to be verified as an “Emergency Center of Excellence,” by Emergency Excellence, a company specializing in emergency department benchmarking. The award recognizes our dedication to a higher standard of emergency care to improve the quality and satisfaction of emergency department patients. Here, you have access to a Level II Trauma Center equipped to handle extremely critical situations in the hands of highly trained emergency medical physicians and specialists under one roof.
Women’s Health Care: We offer comprehensive women’s care for all ages and stages of life at Aurora BayCare. You’ll receive extensive women’s services, the latest technologies and innovative programs in a patient-focused environment. With more than 100 babies arriving to the world each month in our care, we’re the leading health provider in pre- and post-natal care. Plus, we offer specialized care for high-risk pregnancies, a neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) and fertility services—all in one convenient location. You may also count on Aurora BayCare for expertise in breast health maintenance, incontinence and gynecologic oncology. In addition, Aurora BayCare is the first hospital in Wisconsin to receive the Center of Excellence designation for minimally invasive gynecologic surgery.
Cancer Services: You are fortunate to have a leading-edge cancer care facility right in your backyard featuring advanced technology and medical expertise for breast, colorectal, prostate and lung, among other cancers. Our compassionate caregivers offer you sophisticated cancer treatments, a second opinion program, a rehabilitation program, access to clinical trials, and genetic counseling to help determine your risk and the best measures to prevent it. Aurora BayCare also offers you multidisciplinary cancer clinics for breast and lung cancers where in one day, at one location, you can meet all specialists involved in your treatment. The Aurora BayCare Breast Center was accredited by the American College of Surgeons’ National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers. Not only was it one of the first four breast centers in the country to earn this title, but it was also the first breast center in Wisconsin to earn this important designation.
Top 50 Hospital for Heart Care: Aurora BayCare was the only northeastern Wisconsin hospital to be among the top 100 hospitals for heart care in 2009, and the only Wisconsin hospital to be among the top 50 for heart care in 2010.
Heart, Lung and Vascular Center: Our integrated approach to care for heart, lung and vascular makes it less complicated for you to receive the care you need. Our featured services include: cardiothoracic, electrophysiology, interventional cardiology, interventional radiology, pulmonology and vascular surgery.
Clinical Research: As a patient at Aurora BayCare, you have access to dozens of clinical trials performed right here in Green Bay. Since Aurora BayCare is part of the largest integrated health care system in the state, you also have access to Aurora Health Care’s research endeavors. Aurora Health Care is involved in hundreds of research projects and more clinical trials than any other integrated health system in the state.
Neurological Care , Brain and Spine Center: Our center serves as a physical, cognitive and emotional connection for people who have conditions or diseases that affect the brain, spine or nerves. Our Neuroscience Center of Excellence gives you access to a team specializing in trauma, spine, brain and pain management care backed by state-of-the-art diagnostics and imaging.
Orthopedic Services, Sports Medicine and Athletic Performance: Keeping you active with leading-edge, patient-centered orthopedic care is what we’re all about. Whether it’s preventing an injury or providing the latest surgical techniques, our experts will help you live the active life. We offer specialists in trauma, foot, hand, shoulder, elbow and sports medicine—helping you with pain management and rehabilitation services. And, Aurora BayCare is home to Northeast Wisconsin’s only comprehensive Cartilage Center where specialists help you repair and regenerate cartilage injuries.
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Aurora BayCare Medical Centerhas its own website at http://www.aurorabaycare.com/. Aurora BayCare Medical Center is not a wholly owned affiliate of Aurora Health Care, Inc.