Nurse Practitioner Elizabeth Ackerson Joins Covenant Clinic

posted 6/28/2017 in News

Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare-Iowa (Wheaton Iowa) is pleased to welcome Elizabeth Ackerson, ARNP to Covenant Clinic. Ackerson will begin working at Convenient Care locations in Waterloo and Cedar Falls at the end of June, and will also spend some time in Covenant Clinic's family medicine clinic at Arrowhead Medical Center in Cedar Falls.

Ackerson is excited to be joining the organization and stated, “I was born and raised here in the Cedar Valley and was actually born at Covenant Medical Center. My family and friends have always trusted Wheaton Iowa with their health care needs and I wanted to join a local organization where I can stay and develop a relationship with patients and peers who can rely on me.”

Ackerson received her medical degrees from Allen College in Waterloo, earning a Master of Science in Nursing – Family Practice in 2016, and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2014. She has worked as a registered nurse in the Cedar Valley since 2010, and most recently worked as a nurse practitioner in Covenant Medical Center's Emergency Department.

Mrs. Ackerson lives in Cedar Falls with her husband and two children. Even though she says her children keep her very busy, Elizabeth says she loves to kickbox and be outdoors.

You will find Elizabeth Ackerson, ARNP at Covenant Clinic Convenient Care, with locations in the Covenant Professional Office Building, 2710 St. Francis Drive, Suite 110 in Waterloo; at Arrowhead Medical Center, 226 Bluebell Road in Cedar Falls; and at Convenient Care Express inside College Square Hy-Vee, 6301 University Avenue in Cedar Falls.