Three Area Nurses To Be Honored This Sunday At Event In Des Moines

Thu 5-4-2017

(Spencer)-- Special honors for three area nurses. Ben Armstrong, Laura Manwarren and Brenda Tiefenthaler will be honored at a celebration in Des Moines on Sunday, May 7 as three of Iowa’s 100 Great Nurses for 2017. All three are nurses at Spencer Hospital. 

The 100 Great Iowa Nurses program identifies 100 outstanding nurses every year whose courage, competence, and commitment to patients and the nursing profession stand out above all others. These nurses go above and beyond to contribute significantly to the profession of nursing.  

Through their induction into the 100 Great Nurses, Armstrong, Manwarren and Tiefenthaler join several other Spencer Hospital nurses who have been selected for the honor previously:   Marcia Larson – 2006 Linda Casey – 2009 Judy Fox – 2009 Deb Johnson – 2009 Francel Graham – 2010 Mindy Sylvester – 2010 Dee Vaage – 2011 Laura Armstrong – 2016 Colette Rossiter – 2016 Ben Armstrong – 2017 Laura Manwarren – 2017 Brenda Tiefenthaler - 2017