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About Us

Our Mission

Community Healthcare Partners provides the highest quality of health care to our patients and the Lincoln, Omaha, and Fremont, and surrounding communities. Our team of nurse practitioners and physician assistants provide comprehensive care for patients in their own home. Our providers help patients navigate the health care system, including specialist, hospital care coordination, and follow-up care. 

Molly Hannasch, PA-C

Molly is a board certified physician assistant. She graduated in 2009 at Union College in Lincoln, where she was born and raised. She has immense medical experience in multiple areas of medicine including urgent and emergent care, family and internal health clinics, along with surgical experience. Molly is a member of the Nebraska Academy of Physician Assistants and certified as critical care provider with advanced life support training. She is also certified as a palliative, hospice and wound care specialist. Molly is married with 5 children. She enjoys spending her free time traveling, going fishing, or being with her family.

Ashley Synowicki, DNP

Ashley started her health care career by attending Methodist College where she earned her Bachelors of Science in Nursing. While working at Methodist Hospital, she went back to school for her Doctorate of Nursing Practice (Family Nurse Practitioner) from Creighton University. She comes to us with years of advanced practice knowledge, expertise, and skills. Ashley is extremely versed in all thing's health and wellness. She prides herself on being incredibly organized, precise, and emerges herself in the latest research to help better her practice.

When not working incredibly hard, you can usually find Ashley on a walk with her husband and puppy, spending time with her family, or watching the Minnesota Vikings. Ashley enjoys family practice medicine because she believes that whole self-wellness is the key to living a long, happy, healthy life.

Kris Epps-Martinez, FNP

Kris started her nursing career after graduating from Clarkson College. She went back to get her Master's degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner. As a NP, Kris has experience in urgent care, emergency room and rural medicine. She also has extensive experience with hospice.

Kris looks forward to being able to build relationships with her patients and their families and bring good medicine back into the home.

Kris is married and has three children. Her family also hosts foreign exchange students from all over the world.

She enjoys watching her son, who is in theater, and her daughter, who plays soccer and basketball. Her children are also active in 4H so oftentimes you can find them at the farm working with the horse, pigs, chickens and goats.

Danielle Rischling, FNP

Danielle started her nursing career in 2011 after graduating from Creighton University. After graduation, she spent her time working on a medical-surgical floor as well as the cardiac unit. She knew she always wanted to go back to school and decided to take the plunge four years after graduating with her Bachelor's degree. Danielle graduated from Nebraska Methodist College with her Doctorate of Nursing Practice specializing in Family Practice in 2020. Danielle has experience with a variety of ages in primary and urgent care. She prides herself in really listening to the patient and individualizing care. She loves to get to know her patients and uses the latest research in guiding her practice. Danielle is well versed in nutrition, exercise, preventative care and loves to focus on ways to make "a healthier you."
In Danielle's free time, you can find her at the gym, cooking, reading, and engaging in some sort of home project. She does have a 6 year old daughter in kindergarten who likes to keep her on her toes as well. She loves traveling to new places and crossing things off of her bucket list. 

Lana Ekberg-Wood, FNP

Lana Wood is a native of Wakefield, Nebraska. After graduating from Wayne State College with a degree in Psychology, she attended UNMC and received her BSN going on to work inpatient Cardiology and in Home Health Care. In 2006, she enrolled at Clarkson College in Omaha where she earned her Master’s Degree in Nursing as a Family Nurse Practitioner. Lana has been a Nurse Practitioner in Omaha and Lincoln since 2009, specializing in Urgent Care, Home Health Care and Aesthetics. She is married and has one daughter.

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