Melody Cates BC-GNP

Contact Information

Current Patients: 1-815-599-7740
Prospective Patients: 1-877-600-0346 ext. 965
Fax: 815-599-7650

Year Started with FHN:
2006

Melody Cates BC-GNP

Specialty: Nurse Practitioner
Board Certification: Gerontological Nurse Practitioner
Location: FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills

I spend the majority of my time out of the office, seeing patients at the care centers where they live. This helps me to build a friendly, trusting relationship with my patients as I work with them to maintain their health.

Master's Degree:
University of Illinois – Chicago

Notable:

  • Bachelor's degree in nursing from Rockford College in Rockford, IL
  • Grew up in Mount Morris, IL
  • Coordinator of the FHN Long Term Care Program; sees patients at Provena St. Joseph, Stephenson Nursing Center and Liberty Village

Please note: If you need help finding a provider, or obtaining an immediate appointment, please call Physician Referral at 1-877-6000-FHN (1-877-600-0346) ext. 965.