About Abbie Assefa
Education: D.N.P. Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR | M.S.N. Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR
Experience: Over 30 years’ experience in healthcare, including as a provider at OHSU’s FNP Hematology Anticoagulation Clinic with patients of all ages and at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA
At NHC: I provide primary care services to patients of all ages, backgrounds, and current states of wellness
What I do for Fun: Spend time with my family, read, volunteer, go camping and hiking, and vacation in small towns around Oregon and Washington
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"She's very genuine, she tells me the truth, and she's very warm and knowledgeable."
"She listens and explains things so that I can understand it and she is really nice."
"She was excellent. She showed care, asked good questions, was very pleasant, and kind. She just was excellent in general."
"I like how the provider takes care of me and the way they take care of me there at the center is very nice."
"I do not like how they attend to me, and they did not ask me anything at the check-in. I was not very motivated and did not want to go to the clinic."
"She was pretty nice and everything. She helped me out with a few things and everything even though I was just for the first-time patient. She helped me out with a lot, questions I had, and she was pretty nice. She answered all my questions, so I was pretty much comfortable with her."
"She is almost perfect."
"Just good. She gave me what I needed."
"We didn't address everything that needed to be addressed and I don't feel like I was heard."