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Rachel Koransky-Matson, DNP

Program Chair, Family Nurse Practitioner Program and Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner

rachel.matson@franklin.edu

Profile

Dr. Rachel Koransky-Matson is a Family Nurse Practitioner that serves under-served and diverse populations throughout the US. Her approach to care comprises a holistic approach to care utilizing: homeopathy, naturopathy, and aromatherapy with traditional western medicine to allow patients a choice in their care and care plans. She received both a Master's of Science in Nursing and Doctor of Nursing Practice degree(s) from Frontier Nursing University in Hyden, KY. Her International certification in homeopathy is from the Centers for Education and Development of Homeopathy (CEDH). She is an active member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. Dr. Koransky-Matson is the Chair of the Family Nurse Practitioner and Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner programs here at Franklin. When not working, Rachel loves to travel with her family. Originally from Florida, she loves the water and outdoors. When not outside, she's usually curled up with a good book and a cup of Starbucks coffee.

Education

2017
Frontier Nursing University (Clearfield, Kentucky)
Doctor of Nursing Practice, Nursing Practice
2016
Frontier Nursing University (Clearfield, Kentucky)
Master of Science in Nursing, Nursing

Licensures

2022
Registered Profession Nurse (APRN GAA - NP), Professional Licensing Georgia Secretary of State, Expiration Date: 2024
2021
Certified Nurse Practitioner, State of South Dakota Board of Nursing, Expiration Date: 2022
2020
Registered Nurse (RN), State of New Jersey Board of Nursing, Expiration Date: 2022
2019
Registered Nurse (RN), State of Oregon Board of Nursing, Expiration Date: 2023
2018
Registered Nurse (RN), State of Massachusetts - Board of Nursing, Expiration Date: 2022
2017
Certified Nurse Pactitioner, State of Idaho Board of Nursing, Expiration Date: 2022
2017
Certified Nurse Practitioner, State of Arizona Board of Nursing, Expiration Date: 2022
2017
Certified Nurse Practitioner, State of Iowa - Board of Nursing, Expiration Date: 2022
2017
Certified Nurse Practitioner, State of New Mexico - Board of Nursing, Expiration Date: 2022
2017
Registered Nurse (RN), State of Iowa - Board of Nursing, Expiration Date: 2019
2017
Registered Nurse (RN), State of Nevada Board of Nursing, Expiration Date: 2023
2017
Registered Nurse (RN), State of Nevada Board of Nursing, Expiration Date: 2017
2016
Family Nurse Practitioner, American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, Expiration Date: 2026

Work Experience

2021 - Present
Franklin University, Program Chair, Family Nurse Practitioner Program and Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
2021 - 2021
Franklin University, Lead Faculty
2020 - 2022
Rhino Medical / Hospitalist Plus, Nurse Practitioner, Springfield, Oregon
2020 - 2021
Franklin University, Adjunct Faculty
2019 - 2020
Odessa Memorial Medical, Family Nurse Practitioner, Odessa, Washington
2019 - 2020
Franklin University, Adjunct Faculty
2019 - 2019
Lincoln Heath Center, Family Health Practitioner, Newport, Oregon
2018 - 2019
Nevada Health Centers, Family Nurse Practitioner, Carson City, Nevada
2017 - 2018
Nevada Health Centers, Family Nurse Practitioner, Wendover, Nevada
2017 - 2018
Nevada Health Centers, Family Nurse Practitioner, Las Vegas, Nevada
2017 - 2019
Multiple Companies, TeleMedicine for DME, Gainesville, Florida
2016 - 2017
Internal Medicine Connection, Family Nurse Practitioner, Longwood, Florida
2012 - 2016
Orlando Health, Registered Nurse IV, Orlando, Florida
2002 - 2011
Timber Ridge Enterprises, General Manager, Longwood, Florida

Professional Service

2021
Board Member
Frontier Nursing University
(Lexington, Kentucky)
2021
Content Contributor
NPACE