Davis Brown attorney Lynn Boes has been named to the list of 100 Great Iowa Nurses for 2011 and will be honored at annual recognition event on May 1. Honorees were selected based upon their demonstrated concern for humanity, a significant contribution toward the nursing profession and leadership through mentoring.
Prior to joining the Firm, Lynn practiced as a registered nurse in a wide array of health care settings-including hospital nursing (intensive care, medical surgical, orthopedics, and skilled nursing) and home health care (county-government and hospital-based). She also served as a consultant for the Iowa Department of Public Health and the Drake University Center for Health Issues.
At Davis Brown, Lynn's practice encompasses health law with a primary emphasis on long-term care, nursing practice, and home health issues. She was recognized by The Best Lawyers in America 2011 for Health Care Law and is BV rated by Martindale-Hubbell, a widely respected mark of achievement that differentiates a lawyer from his or her competition.
Lynn has served as a national delegate to the American Nurses Association and has been an adjunct instructor at Des Moines Area Community College in Long Term Care Health Administration. Lynn is also a regular speaker and contributor to Iowa Health Care Association educational seminars and regularly provides an annual update on legislative issues impacting Nurses for the Iowa Nurses Association.