Promise Healthccare is a family medicine health center dedicated to providing affordable and accessible high-quality care to our patients.

Our Frances Nelson clinic is a healthcare home, serving all ages providing family health, behavioral health dental and enabling services. We accept walk-ins and urgent care patients.

Promise accepts most insurances, Medicaid, Medicare.  We offer a sliding fee scale and treat every patient regardless of ability to pay.

To set up an appointment, (217) 356-1558 or click here.

Prenatal Care at Frances Nelson

Prenatal patients receive routine prenatal care, and OB services through our partners including Obstetricians and high-risk OB specialists. To get started, schedule a pregnancy confirmation appointment today.

You can call our prenatal program directly at (217) 403-5430.

Promise Healthcare Primary Care Providers

  • Melonie Richardson, NP
  • Renu Bajaj, MD
  • Marisol Chirinos, PA-C
  • Carlos Bocanegra Cordova, PA-C
  • Kristen Erickson, NP
  • Sonja Hansen, MD
  • Carrie Keenan, PA-C
  • Ryan Minier, PA-C
  • Alina Paul, MD
  • Shelly Tangen, NP
  • Jenny Daab, NP
  • Dayana Korinthilol, NP


An FTCA Deemed Health Center

This health center receives HHS funding and has Federal Public Health Service (PHS) deemed status with respect to certain health or health-related claims, including medical malpractice claims, for itself and its covered individuals.