Wheaton Iowa announces new Director of Clinic Operations for Covenant Clinic Psychiatry posted 7/2/2018 in News Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare – Iowa (Wheaton Iowa) is pleased to announce Angela Conrad as its new Director of Clinic Operations for Covenant Clinic Psychiatry. Ms. Conrad has been a part of the Wheaton Iowa system for more than twenty years, and began transitioning into her new role as a clinic director in the beginning of June. As Director of Clinic Operations she will oversee psychiatry and counseling services at Covenant Clinic offices located in Waterloo, Cedar Falls, Evansdale, Oelwein and Waverly."I chose social work and counseling as my specialty because I enjoyed the diversity of patients and the opportunities to serve in a variety of environments," she said. "I was first attracted to Wheaton because of its Mission of compassionate and exceptional care, I felt that the system's Missions complimented my social work goals."Ms. Conrad is originally from Des Moines and earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Northern Iowa and her Master of Social Work degree from the University of Kentucky. In addition to her LISW designation, Ms. Conrad has earned a Patient Experience Professional certification from the Patient Experience Institute. In her professional career she has worked in maternal care, home health, oncology, renal dialysis and patient experience."Our awareness of the impact of emotional health on our overall well-being is growing and I look forward to developing Wheaton's behavioral health services in the communities we serve," she said.