Walk-In Clinic, Pediatrics & Primary Care

Tonya Horn – ARNP. Tonya was born and raised in Iowa as an Oskaloosa native. She will begin serving patients at Mahaska Health as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner after years of providing care for the community in our Emergency Room as an RN. Tonya started her nursing career in a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit and…

Mark Zacharjasz, MD

Hospice Medical Director, Family Practice, Hospice

Dr. Mark Zacharjasz serves as Mahaska Health Hospice Medical Director and believes in offering his patients the best possible treatments and advice while upholding their values and autonomy. He accomplishes this by understanding each patient as a whole through the context of their life. Dr. Zacharjasz is passionate about helping patients and their families through…

Family Practice & Walk-In Clinic

  Leah VanLoon, ARNP serves as a provider for the Walk-In and Primary Care clinics at Mahaska Health. VanLoon is from the Eddyville area and joined Mahaska Health with 16 years of prior nursing experience, most recently having worked as a Nursing Supervisor at ChildServe in Johnston, Iowa. She began her nursing education at Indian…

Jess Tokle

Family Practice

Family Nurse Practitioner Jessica Tokle decided to go into medicine because she enjoys helping patients and learning from them. Originally from Grinnell, Jessica is excited to be close to home again. During her first year of college, she discovered her passion for nursing and decided to obtain her masters in nursing. Jessica received her Family…

Anna Throckmorton, ARNP began serving as a nurse practitioner at Mahaska Health in September 2019. For many patients, Anna will be a familiar face as she has been a part of the Mahaska Health family for the past 15 years serving in various capacities, most recently as a registered nurse in the Birthing Center. Anna,…