Catholic Health Initiatives Endocrinologist in Des Moines, Iowa

Mercy Clinics, doing business as the Iowa Diabetes and Endocrinology Center, is seeking a BC/BE Endocrinologist to join us in beautiful Des Moines, Iowa. The opportunity offers competitive compensation including paid malpractice, 401k match, & sign-on.


  • 8 physicians & 3 APC’s

  • 100% Endocrine Practice

  • Mainly outpatient based with rare inpatient consults

  • Internal Medicine Faculty appointment at Mercy and University of Iowa and teaching opportunity at Des Moines University

Iowa Diabetes & Endocrinology Center

  • Largest Endocrine practice in the state of Iowa

  • Statewide referral network

  • ADA Certified Diabetes Education program

  • 3 full-time CDE’s with 2 Educators on-site

  • Full range of DM education services including CGMs & pump program

  • DEXA scan and in-house osteoporosis infusion therapy

  • High resolution thyroid ultrasound and licensed to administer radioactive Iodine

  • On-site clinical laboratory with ability to perform dynamic testing

Mercy Clinics

  • Central Iowa’s largest Physician led multi-specialty clinic system, established in 1983

  • 31 Primary Care clinics throughout central and southern Iowa

  • Nationally recognized as an NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home

  • Recipient of the Acclaim Award from the Medical Group Management Assoc. for Group Practice Quality

  • Recognized as a “National Model of Innovative Primary Care” by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Des Moines

  • #1 Best State to Live in America - U.S. News & World Report

  • #1 Place to Live and Work – Physicians Thrive

  • #1 Best State to Practice Medicine in the U.S. – WalletHub

  • #1 Best Affordable Place to Live in the U.S. – U.S. News & World Report

  • #1 City with an Up-and-Coming Downtown – Fortune

  • #4 Best City to Live in America - U.S. News & World Report

  • Fastest growing metro city in the Midwest – U.S. Census Bureau

  • Best City for Families – Kiplinger

  • Voted as the Safest City in America – Gallup

  • Best City for Young Professionals – Forbes

  • Wealthiest City in America – The Today Show

Catholic Health Initiatives, a nonprofit, faith-based health system formed in 1996 through the consolidation of four Catholic health systems, expresses its mission each day by creating and nurturing healthy communities in the hundreds of sites across the nation where we provide care. One of the nation’s largest nonprofit health systems, Englewood, Colorado-based CHI operates in 18 states and comprises 100 hospitals, including two academic health centers and major teaching hospitals as well as 30 critical-access facilities; community health-services organizations; accredited nursing colleges; home-health agencies; living communities; and other facilities and services that span the inpatient and outpatient continuum of care.

In fiscal year 2018, CHI provided more than $1.14 billion in financial assistance and community benefit for programs and services for the poor, free clinics, education and research. Financial assistance and community benefit totaled approximately $2.1 billion with the inclusion of the unpaid costs of Medicare. The health system, which generated operating revenues of $15 billion in fiscal year 2018, has total assets of approximately $20.5 billion. Learn more at

Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity Employers and support a drug-free work environment.