Campus Health

​​How to Reach Us

​Campus Health is open and the Campus Health Specialist is in the office. Masks are required when entering Campus Health and appointments are strongly encouraged for all services. The Nurse Practitioner is in the office on Tuesdays 8am-4pm and Wednesdays 8am-Noon. Appointments are strongly encouraged and mandatory for some services. Call Campus Health at 515-964-6352 to speak with the Campus Nurse.

Students may also contact Nurse Practitioner, Ed Piasecki, outside of his DMACC hours at Unity Point-Merle Hay. Insurance will be utilized per Unity Point policy if using the Merle Hay location. Contact information for Ed Piasecki DNP at Unity Point Merle Hay is: Phone: 515-278-0949. Address: 4020 Merle Hay Rd Ste 100, Des Moines, IA 50310. Students with questions or concerns about COVID need to contact their primary physician. Campus Health isn't a testing site for COVID. For free at home COVID testing visit:​ . Students with emergencies need to call 9-1-1

Please visit the following website for more DMACC updates and resources related to the Coronavirus and the most up to date DMACC information​ - ​

We offer DMACC students FREE visits with a nurse practitioner for health concerns and needs.

We also offer:

  • Physicals: Appointments mandatory, fee applies.
  • ​Immunizations: Hepatitis B, Tetanus/Diphtheria, Tetanus/Diphtheria & Pertussis, MMR, Varicella & TB testing. Fees apply. Check with Campus Health for pricing.​  
  • Assessment of minor illness/injury. Emergency First Aid provided.
  • Basic Lab Tests
  • Blood Titers: Drawn twice a week. Appointments mandatory. Fee applies.
  • Health Care Referral to local health care providers.

Educational materials are available in the Campus Health Office.


 Our Staff

Sandra Foster 

Sandra Foster, BSN, RN-C​
Campus Health Specialist

Office Hours (Mon.-Fri.):

  • Fall Semester, Spring Semester and Summer Term: 7:30 a.m.- 4 p.m.

Ed Piasecki 

Ed Piasecki ARNP
Nurse Practitioner for Campus Health

Office Hours:

  • Call for specific weekly hours 515-964-6352
  • Student Contact Days-Appointments are encouraged,and are mandatory for physicals/titers.


Other Services and Resources

Mental Health Counseling 

Food for Thought 


*Disclaimer-Campus Health is not a substitute for, or replacement for, your primary care provider. Services provided here are given as a consultation to your primary care provider. If the question exists concerning availability of services, please contact the Campus Health Nurse prior to visit. Treatment is not guaranteed for pain management, chronic health concerns or occupational health related events.​​​​