Kristin Heins, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC

Nurse Practitioner located in Newport News, VA

Kristin Heins, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC, C-EFM, is a Family Nurse Practitioner with a passion for providing exceptional patient care. She practices at The Center for Women's Health in Newport News, Virginia.

Education has been the foundation of Kristin's career. She earned her Family Nurse Practitioner degree from Simmons University, where she was a member of the Sigma Theta Tau Honors Society. Prior, she completed her BSN in Nursing at the University of South Carolina Beaufort, graduating as part of the Gamma Beta Pi Honors Society and receiving recognition on the Chancellor's List. Additionally, Kristin holds a BA in Athletic Training from Purdue University and a Licensed Practical Nurse certification from MiraCosta College.

Kristin's clinical experience reflects her dedication to diverse healthcare settings, having worked in internal medicine, pediatrics, and women's health. Her passion for women's health and childbirth led Kristin to serve in Labor and Delivery at various institutions. In these roles, she demonstrated exceptional care for antepartum, intrapartum, and postpartum patients, as well as neonatal care. She also provided bereavement support and assisted patients with breastfeeding, showcasing her expertise and compassion.

Kristin's commitment to continuous improvement is evident in her numerous certifications, including Neonatal Resuscitation Program Provider and Certified Electronic Fetal Monitoring (C-EFM). These qualifications enhance her ability to provide top-notch care to her patients.

Throughout her career, Kristin has received several accolades, such as the Peer Recognition Award at MiraCosta College and the Nursing Program Award at the University of South Carolina Beaufort. In addition to her work at The Center for Women's Health, she serves as a Stork Express Instructor and is on the Peer Review Team at Onslow Memorial Hospital.

As a compassionate and highly skilled Family Nurse Practitioner, Kristin is dedicated to utilizing her critical thinking skills and extensive experience to provide the highest quality of care to her patients at The Center for Women's Health.

Most Major Insurances Accepted

We participate in all major insurance plans, including Aetna PPO, Alliance, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, Key Care, Key Advantage, Tricare Standard, CIGNA, Optima, Mailhandlers, United Healthcare, Healthkeepers, and Sentara Healthplans, among others. New Medicare patients and new Medicaid patients are being accepted at this time. We do not accept Aetna HMO.

Aetna PPO
Anthem Healthkeeper
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Tricare Standard
United Health Care