Certified Medical Assistant/Licensed Practical Nurse/Registered Nurse

We are searching for a CMA, LPN, or RN to be a part of our family medicine/pediatric team. The ideal candidate must have a commitment to providing quality and caring primary care for our diverse patients. EIHC has one full-time (40 hours) and one part-time (24 hours) clinical position open at this time.


  • Provide general medical care and select patient care tasks while working collaboratively with physicians, nurses, and other multidisciplinary team members.
  • Provide individualized education to patients and families appropriate for age, diagnosis, and level of understanding.
  • Assist providers with patient office visits, including rooming and interviewing patients, recording vital signs and entering information in patient’s electronic medical record.
  • Responsible for maintaining organized and clean exam rooms and stocking with required supplies and equipment for each visit.
  • Perform select clinical tests including, but not limited to; blood glucose, rapid HIV testing, influenza, and strep cultures. Manage and operates equipment safely and correctly; correctly labels all specimens.
  • Observes, records, and reports changes in patient’s condition.
  • Administer medications according to orders from a Licensed Independent Practitioner (LIP), following the six rights of medication administration.
  • Assist providers with procedures by providing pre- and post-procedural care, participating in the Time Out, and intra-procedural support.
  • Screen patient calls and make follow-up calls as requested by the provider.

Typical Hours

Typical work hours will vary from 8 AM to 7 PM, Monday through Friday and some Saturdays.

Required Qualifications

  • Completion of Medical Assistant program at an accredited institution or Current Nursing license recognized by the State of Iowa in good standing
  • Current Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers Certification (BLS)
  • Electronic health record experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous experience in a medical clinic

  •  Advance working knowledge of outpatient care, triage and clinic flow

  • Demonstrated ability and sensitivity to persons who are disabled, homeless, substance users, HIV (AIDS) infected, and/or psychologically impaired
  • Bilingual

The mission of Eastern Iowa Health Center is to provide a medical home by offering patient-focused, quality comprehensive primary, oral and behavioral healthcare services to individuals and families in our community, regardless of ability to pay.  

EIHC offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, paid time off (PTO) benefits, including eight paid holidays, Flexible Spending Account, and 401k retirement savings plan(s). Loan repayment is possible through the National Health Service Corp. To learn more, visit the following link:

If qualified, please submit a cover letter and resume with job and salary history to: Human Resources at


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