Nursing Mission and Vision


Changing Medicine. Changing Lives.

Professional nurses provide safe high-quality patient care based on a strong commitment to clinical expertise, education, evidence-based practice, research, shared governance, leadership and collaboration with multidisciplinary team members. Through this care, professional nurses change lives by improving the health and well-being of the people in Iowa and throughout the world.


World Class People

Building on our greatest strength

World Class Medicine

Participating in a new standard of excellence in integrated patient care, research and education. Advancing practice and the role of professional nurses while attending to the top priority--providing safe, high-quality patient and family centered care.

For Iowa and the World

Making a difference in quality of life and health for patients and families now and in generations to come.