Published on September 30, 2019

Jody Van Veen, Obstetrics Director at Pella Regional 

PELLA, Iowa— Pella Regional Health Center has named Jody Van Veen, RN, Jody Van Veen, Obstetrics DirectorMSN, NP-C, to the role of Obstetrics Director. This position is responsible for the direction and coordination of Obstetrics including developing strategic and operational plans, budgeting, managing and educating staff, and providing patient care.

Van Veen was most recently employed at Newton Express Care Clinic in Newton, Iowa as Nurse Practitioner responsible for assessment and treatment of a wide range of illnesses and injuries, preventative care and treatment, and vaccinations. Her previous experience includes supervising general pediatrics, PICU, NICU, postpartum, and newborn nursery units.

Van Veen received her Bachelors in Nursing and then went on to get her Masters of Nursing in 2013 from University of Iowa.

“I look forward to working with the staff and providers at Pella Regional,” said Van Veen. “Everyone here has been so friendly and I love the small-town environment. Staff treat patients with individualized care and that is something you may not find in a larger facility.”