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Iowa’s Community Health Centers: Mission Driven Careers

Looking for a career in the health care industry that gives you a sense of fulfillment?
Look no further than community health centers!

Community health centers are non-profit organizations focused on preventive and primary health care services by delivering care through an integrated care model. Medical, dental, and behavioral health services are often delivered under one roof. Health centers as work to address social determinants that may affect a person’s health – lack of transportation, food insecurity, housing, etc.

Iowa’s community health centers have a wide range of employment opportunities for various backgrounds and abilities including: Family Medicine, Dental, Psychiatrists, Psychologists, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, front desk, billing and coding, outreach and enrollment, social work, and much more.

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Why should you consider a career at a CHC?

Hours allow for quality of life.
Engaged teams make you feel part of a family,
Accountable care organization participation by most centers and data led population health management.
Leadership is accessible being part of a smaller organization.
Team based integrated care with primary care, dental, and behavioral health under one roof.
Health Insurance premiums paid by center at a higher percentage than many organizations.

Community governed not for profit organizations.
Established in the areas that need them most.
National Health Service Corps, PRIMECARRE, and other loan repayment opportunities.
Treat all patients regardless of insurance status.
Economic impact to the United States, saving 24 Billion annually.
Rewarding to work for mission based centers.