DAVENPORT, IOWA (December 3, 2019) — Throughout 2019, Genesis Health System has been reflecting on its past, responding to today’s needs of the communities it serves and is also looking forward as it celebrates 150 years of service. December 7 is the anniversary of the opening of the first Davenport hospital in 1869.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (September 11, 2019) — On the afternoon or early evening of September 19 the first person will start the line outside The RiverCenter in Davenport.

The people who line up won’t be waiting to buy coveted tickets to a concert or play. They will be first in line for free dental-care from the Iowa Mission of Mercy.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (March 13, 2019) — Brain Injury Alliance of Iowa will host a Family and Caregiver Resource Workshop at Genesis Medical Center, East Rusholme Street on Tuesday, April 2.

The workshop is intended to provide family members and caregivers affected by brain injury the opportunity to connect, find support, relax and recharge.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (February 21, 2019) — Leaders with WesleyLife of Johnston, Iowa, and Genesis Health System of Davenport, Iowa, today announced “WellSpire” as the name of the new entity that is being formed by the partnership of the two organizations.

The partnership, announced last month, will strengthen a common mission to pave the way for older adults in the Quad Cities of Iowa and Illinois to lead healthy, fulfilling lives that focus on purpose and well-being.

DAVENPORT, Dec. 19, 2018 – The Kenneth H. McKay Center for Breast Health at Genesis has received the highest level of recognition from National Quality Measures for Breast Health (NQMBC).

The Kenneth H. McKay Center for Breast Health is only the second center in Iowa and is the only center in the region to earn recognition as a Certified Quality Breast Center of Excellence. Only 53 centers nationally have earned the recognition.

DAVENPORT, Iowa – April 4, 2018 -- Dr. John Golden will be the featured speaker on Friday, April 27 th at the 11 th QC Heart Beats Health Fair. The fair will be held from 10 a.m.-noon in the Larson Center at 855 Illini Drive, Silvis. The health fair is sponsored by Genesis Medical Center, Silvis; the Cardiopulmonary Rehab Department; and, the QC Heart Beats. Dr. Golden will speak at noon.

[Bettendorf, IA] -- Eileen, a brain injury survivor who lives in Ankeny, painted her mask pink, orange, blue and purple.

Divided into bright blocks of color, Eileen’s mask also features the words “happy,” “sad,” and “Mom.”

DAVENPORT, Iowa – March 13, 2018 – Genesis Philanthropy and the Genesis Foundation will present a free educational resource for persons interested in creating or revising a will or estate plan.

“Where There’s A Will, There’s A Way’’ events will be presented by local estate planning attorneys.

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DAVENPORT, Iowa – March 7, 2018 Seven nurses from throughout Genesis Health System are among the 100 Great Iowa Nurses for 2018. The award recognizes nurses who have made a meaningful and lasting contribution to humanity and their profession and act as mentors to others.


DAVENPORT, Iowa – Jan. 23, 2018 – Applications are now available for more than $106,000 of scholarships for nursing students.

Genesis Health System offers nursing students several options for educational advancement, including work toward BSN scholarships, degree completion scholarships and advanced degree scholarships.