Nursing Awards

Nursing Wins Prestigious Magnet Prize

The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) has awarded the 2014 Magnet Prize® to the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, recognizing the innovative use of evidence-based practice to positively impact patient care. Read more here. View Award Presentation here.

Beacon Awards for Excellence

UI Hospitals & Clinics is the first and only hospital in the state of Iowa to have a Gold Beacon unit designated by The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN). Additionally, four units have earned Silver Beacon awards. Read more here.

NICHE Exemplar Status

UI Hospitals & Clinics is the first hospital in Iowa to achieve NICHE Exemplar status for our nurse-driven NICHE program.