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UnityPoint Meriter ICU worker delivers joy through artwork

Sarah Steffes decorates the recyclable paper bags her coworkers use to carry around their personal protective equipment, such as N-95 masks and face shields.  The hospital started using the bags in March, around the same time Steffes joined the team as Health Unit Coordinator.

Meriter nurses fight for new contract

Final offer from hospital declined

Nurses from Meriter hospital took to Brittingham Park Wednesday afternoon to picket against the latest contract in negotiations that have taken almost eight months.