Horizon Health recently added a second medical provider at its Chrisman Clinic.
Kristina Gabbard joins Danielle Ireland, who has served as the clinic’s primary care provider since 2014. Both are family nurse practitioners and treat patients of all ages.
Prior to becoming a family nurse practitioner in 2018, Gabbard worked 10 years as a registered nurse on a hospital medical/surgical unit in Urbana. During that time, she served as the primary preceptor orienting new and experienced nurses to the unit. She also served as a mentor to senior nursing students and newly graduated registered nurses.
Gabbard has an associate’s degree in nursing from Parkland College in Champaign. She continued schooling and completed the family nurse practitioner program at Chamberlain College of Nursing in suburban Addison, Ill.
She is a board certified family nurse practitioner and a board certified medical-surgical registered nurse (CMSRN). She is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, Illinois Society for Advanced Practice Nursing (ISAPN), and Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing.
The clinic is located at 112 West Madison Avenue in Chrisman. Office hours are from 8:30 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday; and 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Friday. To make an appointment, call the clinic at (217) 269-2394. Same-day appointments are available.