PRN Nurse Practitioner/ Physician Assistant in Des Moines, IA

The Iowa Primary Care Association is actively recruiting for Family Medicine ARNP/PA Providers for Proteus Migrant Health Project (Proteus Inc.) for PRN work out of the Des Moines, IA area. 

Practice Details:

  • Serving Migrant and seasonal farmworkers across Iowa in mobile health clinics
  • Travel to clinics at farmworker job sites, homes, and clinics held at Proteus offices (locations change year to year)
  • Perform patient visits, conduct health histories and physicals, diagnose, determine course of action, order labs and tests, interpret results within scope of practice
  • Bilingual: English and Spanish a plus
  • New grads welcome to apply prior to graduation and certification
  • 2 Supervising physicians for chart sign off for PA providers
  • Would need commitment outside a full-time job to one evening a week or similar scheduling

We Offer:

  • Hourly compensation $50/hour
  • Mileage
  • Overnight travel as needed
  • Malpractice coverage
  • This position is not full time, so doesn’t provide benefits

Health Center Overview:

  • Hold clinics at 3 office locations – Des Moines, Fort Dodge, and Iowa City throughout the year
  • 1500 Migrant workers
  • $5,000,000 in annual economic impact of Proteus Programs
  • Non-Profit 501(c )3- The only migrant FQHC

Community Overview:

  • Varies year to year for migrant work.

Clinic locations: Mainly des Moines but would potentially be asked to cover the Fort Dodge region. 

Des Moines

  • Metro Population = 634, 725
  • Metro consists of 5 counties
  • Ranked the Best City for business in 2010 by Forbes
  • Home of the Iowa State Fair and the capitol of Iowa

Fort Dodge

  • Historic and Family Friendly Community
  • Regional hub for shopping and industry
  • Population = 24, 441

To Apply: 

Apply by clicking Submit Your Resume or contact our Recruitment and Workforce Development Manager, Katie Kenny (). 

Additional Info

  • Specialty: Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant
  • Position Type: Pro re nata
  • Location: Des Moines

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