Donna Hovey, R.N., was August’s recipient for Mercy Medical Center – North Iowa’s DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. Each month a nurse from Mercy– North Iowa is honored with The DAISY Award, which recognizes the super-human efforts nurses perform every day. Hovey, who began her career at Mercy - North Iowa 32 years ago, is a nurse on the Surgical/Oncology Unit (4 West.) A colleague nominated her for the award. "Donna is always helping. Always answering questions. She is by our side to teach and direct us new nurses as we learn ... I feel blessed to have Donna on my shift and have the privilege of learning from her."