Health Care Week & Nurses Week 2018

posted 5/7/2018 in News

100 Great Iowa Nurses
Teresa Culpepper, MSN, RN was honored at the annual 100 Great Iowa Nurses Celebration this past weekend in Des Moines.

Photo courtesy 100 Great Iowa Nurses

Health Care Superhero Celebration
Not all super heroes are in the movies... and you won't always find them in comic books. Meet our real-life super heroes at Wheaton Iowa. Happy Health Care Week!

Super Hero Door Greeters
Our door greeters helped us kick off Health Care Week by welcoming associates, patients and visitors with a smile and a superhero sticker. Be sure to thank your Health Care Superhero this week!

DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses
Congratulations to Cali Solsma, BSN, RN - a nurse in Covenant Medical Center's Ambulatory Surgery Unit!

White Hats & Uniforms
Did you see any nurses in white hats or uniforms on Tuesday? A salute to Florence Nightingale.

Associate Treats
Treats were handed out to associates to thank them for their compassionate care and dedication.

Fiesta for Med-Surg Units and Rehab Nurses
The Med-Surg/Rehab Recruitment and Retention Team hosted Cinco de Mayo-themed receptions for Nurses Week to "taco" 'bout how great nurses are! Visitors had fun with a photo booth, food, door prizes and games.

 Recharge Stations
Wheaton associates recharged with energizing snacks, a photo booth and blood pressure checks.



Super Hero Friday
Associates are wearing their favorite super hero shirts in the hospitals.


Patient Accounts

Health Care Super Heroes - Blooper Reel
Check out all the fun we had making our super hero Health Care Week video! Our organization is truly blessed to have great people – even SUPERHEROES who make us laugh!

Door Decorating Contest
Winner coming soon!

Here are this year's top three winners!