Dialysis Service Care Team

Rebecca O’Rourke, MHA, MPH, RD

Douglas Somers, MD
Medical Director

Dialysis Providers

Other Staff

Almira Hinton, RN, BSN, MHSA
Nurse Manager

Tracy Bloebaum, RN, BSN
Nurse Clinician Specialist

Megan Caballero, LMSW
Social Services

Caballero received her her undergraduate and graduate degrees in social work from The University of Iowa. She has worked in the field of dialysis social work since 2001. She visits the outreach dialysis facilities in Grinnell, North Liberty, Washington, and Muscatine.

Bev Clearman, RD, LD
Clinical Dietitian, Renal Clinic/Dialysis

Clearman provides nutritional assessment and ongoing renal diet education for chronic kidney disease patients within the UI Hospitals and Clinics outpatient clinic and dialysis program, including patients approaching the need for dialysis, as well as those already utilizing hemodialysis or peritoneal dialysis. She is available for renal nutrition counseling by appointment.

Alicia McCain, RD, LD
Clinical Dietitian, Renal Clinic/Dialysis

Carrie Means, LMSW
Social Services
Mon-Fri, 8 am to 5 pm

Means graduated from The University of Iowa in 1999 with a degree in psychology and in 2003 with a Master of Social Work. She works with outpatient dialysis and home dialysis patients.

Jan Tener, RN
Assistant Nurse Manager

Dialysis Resources

Pediatric Resources


W336 GH
Elevator BW, Level 3

Contact Us

Dialysis Service
UI Hospitals and Clinics
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-356-2723
Fax: 319-353-7327

Home Dialysis
Phone: 319-356-4003