Staff Contact

Ashley Colwell, MS
Manager of Workforce Development
(217) 541-7309
acolwell@iphca.org

Rajesh Parikh, M.D.
Vice President of Clinical Services & Workforce Development
(312) 692-3032

rparikh@iphca.org
Workforce Development


Through its Clinician Recruitment and Workforce Development Service, the Illinois Primary Health Care Association (IPHCA) provides complimentary recruitment assistance to candidates interested in working in a community health center (CHC).

IPHCA Works to Recruit For The Following Clinicians:

  • Dental Hygienists
  • Dentists
  • Family Practitioners
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Directors
  • OB/GYN
  • Pediatricians
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Certified Nurse Midwives
  • Physician Assistants
  • Psychiatrists/Child-Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Licensed Clinical Social Workers
  • Licensed Clinical Professional Counselors
  • Internal Medicine/Pediatrics (Med/Peds)
  • Clinical Psychologists


Our Success

IPHCA placed 62 clinicians in 2016, including 24 physicians, 19 nurse practitioners, 13 dentists, three licensed clinical social workers, one licensed clinical professional counselor and two dental hygienists.

IPHCA Springfield Office
500 S. Ninth St., Springfield, IL 62701

IPHCA Chicago Office

542 S. Dearborn St., Suite 300, Chicago, IL  60605