100 Great Iowa Nurse Award 

Great Iowa NursesEach year the Iowa Nurses Association, Iowa Nurses Foundation and the University of Iowa College of Nursing, honor and celebrate 100 great nurses from across the state. 

The 100 Great Iowa Nurses Award recognizes nurses who have made a meaningful and lasting contribution to humanity, their profession, and stand out as mentors to others. Colleagues, patients, doctors, friends and family members submit nominations.

Since inception of the award in 2005, over 100 Genesis nurses have received this honor.