Kristine Weaver - Woman to Watch Class of 2012
Nurse Practitioner & Owner, The People's Clinic
Kristine Weaver is a nurse practitioner and owner of The People’s Clinic in Elkhart. She graduated from Goshen College with a Bachelor of Science in nursing. For her advanced degree, Kristine graduated with a master’s in nursing from Grand Valley State University in Grand Rapids, Michigan. She is nationally board certified as a family nurse practitioner from the ANCC. Kristine is only one of four percent in the country who is a NP business owner. As a FNP, Kristine can assess, diagnose, treat and prescribe for most common illnesses, both acute and chronic. Nurse practitioners can order, perform and interpret diagnostic tests such as lab work and x-rays. Kristin can also prescribe medications. She is accepting new patients and offers convenient hours for busy families. Within her scope of practice as a FNP, Kristine focuses on the prevention of disease and the promotion of health.