Clinical and Preceptor Partnerships

Mercy College maintains clinical and preceptor partnerships with dozens of quality health care sites in addition to those provided by Mercy Medical Center – Des Moines and its affiliated clinics.  The College is very fortunate to work in partnership with these healthcare facilities to afford our students first-hand experience serving patients where they need health care the most – in their communities. Academic programs utilize designated sites from the list below.  

21st Century Rehab, Nevada
Accelerated Rehab Centers, Waukee
Adair County Memorial Hospital, Greenfield
Alegent Creighton Health, Omaha
Altoona Fire Department, Altoona
Ankeny Physical & Sports Therapy, Ankeny 
Audubon County Memorial Hospital, Audubon
Audubon County Public Health Nursing Services, Audubon
Baxter Healthcare Facility, Baxter
Bethany Christian Services USA, Des Moines
Big Stone Therapies, Inc., Ortonville, MN
Boone County Hospital, Boone
Boone County Rehabilitation Services, Boone
Broadlawns Medical Center, Des Moines
Buena Vista Regional Medical Center, Storm Lake
Burlington Fire Department, Burlington
Camp Hertko Hollow, Des Moines
Carlisle Fire, Carlisle
Carroll County Ambulance Service, Carroll
Cass County Health System, Atlantic
Catholic Charities, Des Moines
Cedar Valley Medical Specialists, P.C., Waterloo
Central Iowa Hospital Corporation d/b/a Unitypoint Health (Blank, Lutheran & Methodist), Des Moines
Central Iowa OB/GYN Specialists, PLC, West Des Moines
Central Iowa Shelter & Services, Des Moines
Central Rehabilitation, West Des Moines
Children and Family Urban Movement (CFUM), Des Moines
Childserve, Johnston
Clarke County EMS & Hospital, Osceola
Clinton Fire Department, Clinton
Clive Fire Department, Clive
Columbia Rescue, Columbia
Community Support Advocates, Des Moines
Corinthian Free Family Health Clinic, Des Moines
Council Bluffs Fire, Council Bluffs
Dallas County EMS, West Des Moines
Dallas County Hospital, Perry
Dallas County Public Health Nursing Services, Adel
Davis County Hospital, Bloomfield
Decatur County Hospital, Leon
Decatur County Public Health and Home Care, Leon
Department of Human Services, Des Moines
Des Moines Physical Therapy, Des Moines
Des Moines Public Schools, Des Moines
Des Moines Surgery Centers, West Des Moines
Doran Clinic for Women, Ames
Emeritus, Urbandale
Evelyn Davis Early Learning Center Academy, Des Moines
Floyd County Medical Center , Charles City
Franklin General Hospital, Hampton
Fraser Medical Services, Des Moines
Greater Regional Medical Center, Creston
Greene County EMS, Inc., Jefferson
Greene County Medical Center, Jefferson
Grimes Fire & Rescue Department, Grimes
Grinnell Regional Medical Center, Grinnell
Guthrie County Hospital, Guthrie Center
Hamilton County Public Health, Webster City
Hamilton Hospital, Webster City
Harlan Fire Department, Harlan
Heart & Hands Women & Children’s Health Center, Des Moines
Heartland AEA, Johnston
Henry County Public Health, Mt. Pleasant
Hope Builders, Des Moines
Indianola Fire Department, Indianola
Indianola Good Samaritan, Indianola
Iowa Arthritis & Osteoporosis Center, Des Moines
Iowa Department of Public Health, Des Moines
Iowa Health, Des Moines
Iowa Health Cardiology, Des Moines
Iowa Health Physicians, West Des Moines
Iowa Heart Center, Des Moines & West Des Moines
Iowa Homeless Youth Centers, Des Moines
Iowa Oncology Research Associates, Des Moines
Iowa Ortho, Des Moines, Clive, Ankeny
Iowa Specialty Hospital, Clarion
Johnston Fire Department, Johnston
Johnston Physical Therapy, Johnston
Joppa, West Des Moines
Keokuk Area Hospital, Keokuk
Kinetic Edge Physical Therapy, Des Moines
Knoxville Fire Department, Knoxville
Knoxville Hospital & Clinics, Knoxville
Lee County EMS, Donnellson
Lifeworks Inc., Des Moines
Loring Hospital, Sac City
Lucas County Health Center & Ambulance, Chariton
Madison County Health Care System & Ambulance, Winterset
Madison County Public Health Department, Winterset
Mahaska Health Partnership, Oskaloosa
Manning Regional Healthcare Center, Manning
Marshalltown Medical and Surgical Center & Paramedic Services, Marshalltown
Mary Greeley Medical Center, Ames
Mason City Fire Department, Mason City
McFarland Clinic, Ames 
Medivac Ambulance Rescue Services, Harlan
Mercy Clinics Incorporated, Des Moines area locations
Mercy Home Care and Hospice, Des Moines
Mercy Home Health Services, Des Moines
Mercy Imaging Services, Des Moines area locations
Mercy Medical Center – North Iowa, Mason City
Mercy Medical Center, Des Moines & West Lakes
Mercy River Hills Surgery Center, Des Moines
Mill Pond Retirement Community, Ankeny
Millennium Rehab and Consulting, Des Moines
Monroe County Hospital & Clinics, Albia
Mt. Ayr Medical Clinic, Mt. Ayr
Myrtue Medical Center, Harlan
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI Iowa), Urbandale
Nevada Medical Clinic , Nevada
New Virginia Fire Department, New Virginia
Newton Community School District, Newton
Newton Fire Department, Newton
Newton Medical Clinic, Newton
Norwalk Fire Department, Norwalk
Oakridge Neighborhood Services, Des Moines
Obstetrical & Gynecological Associates P.C., Des Moines
On With Life, Ankeny
Optimae Life Services, Des Moines
Orchard Place, Des Moines
Pacifica Health, Des Moines
Panora EMS, Panora
Pediatric Cardiology P.C., Des Moines
Pella Community Ambulance, Pella
Pella Regional Health Center , Pella
Penn OB/GYN and Imaging Services, Des Moines
Peoples Community Health Clinic, Waterloo
Perinatal Center of Iowa, Des Moines
Physiotherapy Corporation, Des Moines, Johnston, Ankeny 
Pleasant Hill Family Practice, Pleasant Hill
Pleasant Hill Fire Department, Pleasant Hill
Pleasantville EMS, Pleasantville
Polk City Fire Department, Polk City
Primary HealthCare, Marshalltown
Professional PT Services, Osceola
Red Oak Fire Department, Red Oak
Ringgold County Hospital, Mount Ayr
Ringgold County Public Health, Mt. Ayr
River Hills Community Health Center, Ottumwa
Rowley Memorial Masonic Home, Perry
Salem Lutheran Homes, Elkhorn
Saylor Township Fire Department, Des Moines
Siouxland Paramedic Services, Sioux City
Skiff Medical Center, Newton
Southeast Polk Community School District, Pleasant Hill
Spurgeon Manor, Dallas Center
St. Anthony Regional Hospital, Carroll
Stewart Memorial Community Hospital, Lake City
Story County Hospital, Nevada
Stuart Rescue, Stuart
Surgery Center Des Moines West, West Des Moines
The Homestead, Pleasant Hill
The Iowa Clinic, West Des Moines
Timber Creek Therapy, Guthrie Center
Trinity Regional Medical Center, Fort Dodge
Truro Fire and Rescue, Truro
Unity Point at Home d/b/a Taylor House Hospice, Des Moines
Urbandale Fire Department, Urbandale
VA Central Iowa Health Care, Des Moines
Van Buren County Hospital, Keosauqua
Van Diest Medical Center, Webster City
Warren County Health Department, Indianola
Waterloo Fire Department, Waterloo
Waukee Fire Department, Waukee
Wayne County Hospital & Clinic System, Corydon
West Des Moines Community School District, West Des Moines
West Des Moines EMS, West Des Moines
West Lakes Surgery Center/West Lakes Ambulatory Center, Clive
Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare, Waterloo
Willkie House, Inc., Des Moines
Windsor Heights Fire Department, Windsor Heights
Young Women's Resource Center, Des Moines