- To serve generations of patients through our commitment to quality and community based care
- Hire the best people possible and making those people responsible for meeting the needs of our patients
- Create a family centered enterprise that understands and employs the best business and clinical information systems available
- Utilize our electronic medical health record system to integrate care delivery for our patients in a comprehensive and coordinated manner
- Create cost effective and efficient ways to deliver quality care outcomes
- Anticipate and meet the challenges of medical care systems in the future
HealthWise Medical Associates, LLP was formed in 1998 to manage and meet medical challenges in an ever changing health care environment. Independent solo and small group practices formed a larger group to better control their destiny. For over 12 years HealthWise Medical Associates has been a formal association between pediatricians, family practitioners and internists in the east of the river communities. Dr. Wanda Merced is a Board Certified Pediatrician who has been practicing in the Manchester area for over twenty years. Dr. Merced has hospital privileges at Manchester Hospital, Connecticut Children's Medical Center and Hartford Hospital. She and her staff are bilingual in Spanish.
The practice is open to new patients and offers weekend hours when on call. See "Meet our Staff and Caregivers" for education information.