Our Mission Statement
To provide affordable, comprehensive, culturally appropriate, cost effective primary health care to residents of the greater Southeastern Iowa region, especially those individuals/families with limited resources or with other barriers to health care, in order to improve their overall health status.
Affordable Care for All
We believe quality health care should be affordable to all.
CHC/SEIA is a non-profit network of community health clinic sites providing high quality, affordable, primary health care to anyone regardless of age, race, nationality, income, employment, health insurance status or residency.
Community Health Centers of South East Iowa, Inc. (CHC/SEIA) is a nonprofit health care clinic guided by its mission statement to provide access to affordable, compassionate, high quality health care for all, while helping to improve the health of the area care is provided no matter what a person’s financial situation is. Both uninsured and insured patients are welcome.
CHC/SEIA offers the following health care services:
24-hour provider on-call services for urgent/emergency-care needs.
We also offer the following specialized programs and services:
To determine financial eligibility for health care services
Chronic Care Management
Health Education and Community Health Promotion Programs
Bosnian, Spanish, and Burmese
Referrals to Area Providers
The concept of “Community” is the heart of our organization. CHC/SEIA is owned and operated by people living in our community. This health center receives HHS funding and has Federal Public Health Service (PHS) deemed status with respect to certain health or health-related claims, including medical malpractice claims, for itself and its covered individuals. We are also supported by grant funding from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Health Resources and Services Administration which makes it possible for us to offer financial assistance in the form of sliding fee discounts to low-income individuals.
Thank you to the many caring individuals, organizations, and charitable foundations for their support of CHC/SEIA’s mission. Thanks also goes to the staff, volunteers, and Board of Directors who are all responible for achieving the vision of optimal health for all.
Ronald Kemp, Chief Executive Officer
CHC/SEIA is a member of the Iowa Primary Care Association and InConcertCare, as well as an FTCA and IowaHealth+ deemed facility.
Board of Directors:
Jason Strandberg - Chairperson
Bill Staats - Vice Chairperson
Barry Corson - Treasurer
Julie Schilling - Secretary
If you would like to join a committee or serve on the Board of Directors, click the following button to apply.
Professional & Friendly Staff
On Call 24/7
Same Day Appointments
No Extra Fees