2017 Outstanding Nurse Executive & Outstanding Nurse Leader

Deb Moyer (left), Chief Nursing Executive at UnityPoint Health-Des Moines is the 2017 IONL Outstanding Nurse Executive.

Laura Gassman (right), Director of  Clinical and Professional Development at Mercy Medical Center-Clinton is the 2017 IONL Outstanding Nurse Leader.



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Innovations in Patient Care Award

This award honors nurses who have designed and or contributed to an innovative approach to the delivery of quality patient care.

The 2018 winner was Katherine Morse from CHI Health Mercy Hospital. Team members include Nicole Rauth and Jennifer Achenbach.  

The winning entry was titled "Inhaled Essential oils in the ED: Exploration of an Independent Nursing Intervention".

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2017 Scholarship and Certification Scholarship Winners

Kelly Richards (left), Chief Nursing Office at Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare-Waterloo and Rose Hedges (right), Provider Informatics Specialist at St. Luke's -Cedar Rapids were the 2017 Scholarship Winners.

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