Iowa Primary Care Association

Award / $50,000

Priority / Healthcare Workforce Development

Location / Des Moines, IA Allamakee, Appanoose, Benton, Black Hawk, Bremer, Buchanan, Butler, Buena Vista, Cerro Gordo, Clarke, Clayton, Clinton, Davis, Decatur, Delaware, Des Moines, Dubuque, Grundy, Henry, Iowa, Jackson, Jefferson, Johnson, Jones, Keokuk, Lee, Linn, Louisa, Lucas, Mahaska, Marion, Marshall, Monroe, Muscatine, Polk, Pottawattamie, Plymouth, Ringgold, Sac, Scott, Sioux, Story, Union, Van Buren, Wapello, Wayne, Webster, and Woodbury Counties of Focus

This project focuses on bringing on-demand, work-based medical and dental assistant training programs to community health centers across the state. These two positions are among our most acute workforce shortage areas and require lower cost, more accessible solutions.