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Care Innovation: Dance like nobody's watching

This spring marked the 19th year that Rose Vista Nursing Home in Woodbine, Iowa hosted a prom for their residents and students from the local high school.

Students from Woodbine High Scho...  


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Member Spotlight: Sylvia Bandow of Manilla Manor



A job at a nursing facility was one of the few employment opportunities availab...  


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Care Innovation: "Tuesdays with Stories"

Last month IHCA member Iowa Masonic Health Facilities and three classes of eighth-grade Bettendorf Middle School students completed “Tuesdays with Stories,” an intergenerational history project.

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Twenty long-term care professionals graduate from Iowa Health Care Association Leadership Academy

Twenty Iowa long-term care professionals graduated from the Iowa Health Care Association (IHCA) Leadership Academy this week in West Des Moines.

The academy is an intensive one-year leade...  


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Member Spotlight: Amy Loera of Wellington Place

Amy Loera began as a CNA while in college with the intention of becoming a social worke...  


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Iowa ranks first in national quality awards for long-term care

This week Iowa ranked first in the nation for receiving the most awards for long-term care quality in a nationwide awards competition. Forty-five Iowa long-term care facilities were recognized by t...  


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Member Spotlight: Jamie Raymond of Anamosa Care Center

Jamie Raymond was looking for a steady position in a re...  


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Scholarship applications due May 31

The Iowa Health Care Association (IHCA) Foundation is offering up to 20 $1,500 scholarships to individuals who are continuing their education in nursing, physical/occupational therapy (PT/OT) or he...  


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New IHCA website coming soon!

Coming soon, IHCA will be launching a new website to make it even easier for members to find the information they need.  

Features on the new website will include:

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Member Spotlight: Lynette Gaskill of Manilla Manor

Lynette Gaskill was encouraged by her sister to try out a job in long-term care and...  


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Member Spotlight: Elyse Schroeder of Shady Oaks Care Center

Elyse Schroeder comes from a long line of long-term caregivers, so it was fitting when she beca...  


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2019 Legislative Session Report Now Available

The 2019 Legislative Session Report is now available for members only. Click here to login to view the report.

  

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