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June 2014

Rhodes Stresses Importance of Educating Policy Makers on Postpartum

Educated Lawmakers Are Needed

By Ann M. Rhodes | New York Times | 6/19/2014

Legal initiatives related to postpartum depression range from awareness campaigns to education requirements and mandatory screening. The Affordable Care Act contains provisions that expand research on postpartum depression and evaluate service models. These are all steps in the right direction.

Recognition Day Poster Winners

Approximately 50 poster presentations by nurses from the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (UIHC) were displayed May 8 and 9 in the Fountain Lobby. These posters represented Quality Improvement, Research and EBP, Education, and Nursing Practice projects done over the last year by our nurses to improve patient care and nursing practices.