Registered Nurse

Eastern Iowa Health Center

Cedar Rapids, IA Healthcare / Nursing

Eastern Iowa Health Center (EIHC) has an exciting opportunity for a Registered Nurse (RN) to join our team of healthcare professionals at our family medicine/pediatric location. The ideal candidate must have a commitment to providing high-quality primary care for our complex patients. 


  • Oversee clinical care of other personnel, including the Licensed Practical Nurse and Medical Assistant.
  • Provide individualized education to patients and families appropriate for age, diagnosis, and level of understanding. 
  • Provide general nursing care and leadership, working collaboratively with physicians and multidisciplinary team members.
  • Assist physicians with patient office visits, including rooming and interviewing patients, recording vital signs, and entering information in patient’s electronic medical record. 
  • Perform select clinical tests including, but not limited to: blood glucose, rapid HIV testing, influenza, and strep cultures.
  • Manage and operate equipment safely and correctly; correctly labels all specimens.   Observe, assesses, records, and reports changes in patients’ 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

  • Current RN license recognized by the State of Iowa
  • Knowledge of nursing care in accordance with regulations and practices established by the Iowa Board of Nursing
  • Current Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers Certification (BLS)
  • Electronic health record experience, Athena preferred

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.

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Registered Nurse

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Posted 25 days ago

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