INDEPENDENCE — Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare – Iowa has announced plans for a new Covenant Clinic location in Independence, slated to open later this year.
The family medicine clinic, to be located at 2004 Enterprise Court S.W., south of the Walmart Supecenter will be staffed by two health care providers in addition to visiting specialists.
“Access continues to be a focus for Covenant Clinic to ensure residents have access to high-quality care,” said Jeff Halverson, vice president of Covenant Clinic.
The Independence office will join the Covenant Clinic network made up of family medicine and multi-specialty providers offering added services through Covenant Medical Center in Waterloo, Sartori Memorial Hospital in Cedar Falls and Mercy Hospital in Oelwein.
Covenant Clinic – Independence joins family medicine locations in the Waterloo and Cedar Falls metro area, as well as in 14 rural communities, including Arlington, Dysart, Evansdale, Fairbank, Gladbrook, Jesup, La Porte City, Oelwein, Parkersburg, Reinbeck, Shell Rock, Traer, Tripoli and Waverly.
Covenant Clinic was developed in 1994. It has nearly 200 primary care and specialty physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and numerous health care and office professionals.
Covenant Clinic – Independence will open in summer 2018. The new facility is located on the southern edge of Independence just off U.S. Highway 20.