Wheaton Iowa welcomes Adrian Rains, PA-C, ATC to Covenant Clinic posted 5/18/2018 in News Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare - Iowa is pleased to welcome Adrian Rains, PA-C, ATC to Covenant Clinic in Waverly. Mrs. Rains is a physician assistant and athletic trainer and is starting with the clinic this week.Mrs. Rains received her Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training from the University of Iowa in 2013 and her Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Des Moines University in 2016. "I have always wanted to help people and I really enjoy science. A career in medicine was the perfect way to combine both of these passions. Working in family medicine will allow me to develop long-lasting relationships with patients all while providing comprehensive health care," she said.Mrs. Rains has been employed as a Physician Assistant in Orthopedic Surgery at the Midwest Bone & Joint Institute in Elgin, Illinois since 2016. Originally from Oelwein, she is excited to return to eastern Iowa. "I'm excited to move back to the area where I was raised. I'm looking forward to building a practice and establishing a patient population near the community where I grew up.”Rains lives in the Cedar Valley with her husband, Nick and their dog, Luna. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, playing board games, and cooking. She is looking forward to begin seeing patients. "I'm committed to being an advocate for my patients. I believe in provider patient collaboration in order to identify solutions that best fit each individuals' health care needs."You will find Adrian Rains, PA-C, ATC at Covenant Clinic in Waverly, 217 20th Street NW.