Media Releases

Find the latest media releases from the IHCA here.

For media inquiries, contact Lori Ristau, SVP, Strategic Communications.

Spurgeon Manor Receives 2021 National Silver Achievement in Quality Award – 7/6/21

Bronze – Commitment to Quality Awards 2021 recipients announced– 6/9/21

IHCA Scholarships Application Deadline Approaching Soon – 5/10/21

CMS issues updated nursing home visitation guidance – 3/10/21

IHCA Foundation offers health care scholarships for long-term care employees, veterans and high school students – 3/4/21

COVID-19 cases in Iowa long-term care facilities on the decline as spread slows and vaccination uptake rises – 2/05/21

COVID-19 vaccination program for long-term care remains on track; vaccine education and administration next key milestones – 12/23/20

IHCA urges continued caution to protect Iowa’s long-term care residents: COVID-19 vaccine on the horizon; but we’re not out of the woods yet– 12/16/20

Iowa Health Care Association urges caution during holidays to protect long-term care residents and staff – 11/17/20

Iowa Health Care Association Foundation awards 33 scholarships to high school students, long-term care employees and a veteran – 7/8/2020

What long-term care reopening looks like for Iowa families – 7/2/20

Iowa Health Care Association Foundation announces COVID-19 Crisis Relief Fund to support senior health care workers – 6/10/20

Iowa’s senior health care workers need our support – 4/24/20

PPE donations encouraged – 4/3/20

New federal government long-term care visitation guidance for COVID-19– 3/14/20

COVID-19 and long-term care visitation guidance – 3/11/20