Joyce Lillis, President-Elect (2015)
Mercy Home Health Services
Des Moines, IA 50314
Joyce Lillis is a Registered Nurse with 34 years experience.
She graduated from the University of Iowa with her BSN in 1977 and from Drake University with her MSN in 1994.
Joyce is currently the Director of Operations of Mercy Home Health Services - Des Moines and has been since 1989.
Previous work experience included 2 years of med-surgical nursing at Kossuth County Hospital
(1977-79), 3 years as the Administrative Director of Iowa County Public Health (1979-82), 2 years med-surgical nursing at Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines
(1982-84) and 5 years as a home care nurse for Mercy Home Care
- Des Moines (1984-89).
Joyce has been a member of IAHC since becoming director and has seen the organization develop and prosper over the years.
She has served on various committees and is currently on the Advocacy Committee.
Joyce was on the steering committee that formed the Iowa Hospital Home Care Council (IHHCC) in 1990, an affiliate group of the Iowa Hospital Association.
She has served on the IHHCC Board every year in some capacity.
She just completed her second year as President and is currently serving as Past-President.