Saint Xavier University Health Center

Health Center

Meet Our Staff

We are dedicated to a personal approach in all areas of our practice. Get to know us before we get to know you! All of our staff are highly skilled and well trained in their respective practice areas. Nurse Practitioners (NPs) have been providing primary, acute and specialty healthcare to patients of all ages and walks of life for nearly half a century. NPs assess patients, order and interpret diagnostic tests, make diagnoses and initiate and manage treatment plans -- including prescribing medications. They also can refer patients to specialists when necessary. They are the healthcare providers of choice for millions of patients. An NP is truly Your Partner in Health.

Ashley Bray

Ashley J. Bray, MSN, FNP-BC
Family Nurse Practitioner

Ashley completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Valparaiso University and her Master of Science in Nursing from Saint Xavier University. She is a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner who began her career as a pediatric intensive care nurse. Since that time, she has worked in a variety of settings including emergency medicine, acute trauma care, and community health. Her scope of practice encompasses health promotion and disease prevention, along with diagnosis and management of both common and complex health care problems beginning in childhood and continuing throughout the aging process. Ashley strives to engage her patients by actively listening to their needs and by providing them with the necessary educational tools to lead healthier, more fulfilling lives.

Susan Burns

Susan Burns
Billing Specialist
Email: sburns@sxu.edu

Susan works personally with our patients to assist them with coverage for their healthcare services. She oversees accounts payable and receivable, provider credentialing, insurance claims submissions, and balance billing. Susan works closely with our patients to assist them with their claims and payments. Susan holds a BSBA degree in Finance from Xavier University and has over 20 years of accounting, benefits, and finance experience. She is the contact person for all billing inquiries and her office is located at the Health Center.

Joan Gerwig

Joan Gerwig
Full-time Receptionist
Email: gerwig@sxu.edu

Joan is the point of contact for scheduling appointments, registering for health center classes, entering immunization compliance information, and fulfilling records requests. Joan also assists with ordering supplies and patient payments. With years of experience at SXU, Joan can assist you with any questions you may have.

 Danielle Gricus

Danielle Gricus
Part-time Receptionist
Email: gricus@sxu.edu

Danielle registers and checks in patients, schedules appointments and class registrations, receives immunization compliance forms, accepts patient payments and fulfills records release requests. Danielle has worked in customer service for years and can help you with your questions or direct you to the appropriate person who can help you with your needs.

Susan Hampson

Susan Hampson, M.S., APN, NP-C, CNE
Family Nurse Practitioner/Clinical Nurse Educator Associate Professor

Susan practiced in the acute setting for over 30 years before coming to SXU. Her areas of expertise include Emergency Nursing and Family Healthcare. Susan is also certified to complete Department of Transportation physicals. Susan's patients benefit from her advanced clinical training and compassionate care. Susan not only practices at the Health Center, she is also a Professor in the School of Nursing. Susan completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Elmhurst College and her Master of Science from Purdue University.

Monica Licea

Monica Licea, R.M.A.
Medical Assistant

Monica is a Registered Medical Assistant who joined the SXUHC in 2015. With over 7 years of experience and a passion for helping others, Monica is ready to assist the Nurse Practitioners in patient care. Because of Monica's attention to detail and her general efficiency, she also helps out in the front office making appointments, answering phones and fulfilling record requests. Monica is also fluent in Spanish.

Eileen McCann

Eileen McCann, DNP, FNP-BC
Family Nurse Practitioner/Director of the Family Nurse Practitioner Program

Eileen has extensive experience providing family-centered healthcare to patients of all ages. Her scope of practice encompasses health promotion, disease prevention, diagnosis and management of common and complex health care problems beginning in childhood and continuing throughout the aging process. Eileen is an Assistant Professor of Nursing and the Director of the Family Nurse Practitioner Program (FNP) at SXU. Eileen completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Northern Illinois University, her Master of Science at SXU, and her Doctor of Nursing Practice at Rush University and Medical Center.

Rosemary McGrath

Dr. Rosemary McGrath, M.D.
Collaborating Physician

Dr. Rosemary McGrath has been practicing medicine for 29 years. She graduated from the Rush Medical College in 1985 and specializes in the field of Family Medicine. She provides comprehensive medical care for families and individuals suffering from all types of illnesses, disorders, conditions and diseases. As the Health Center's collaborating physician, Dr. McGrath does not see patients on-site, but is the first point of contact for our Nurse Practitioners when a consultation is necessary.

Kathleen Rohan

Kathleen Rohan, M.A.
Director, Center for Nursing Innovation
Email: krohan@sxu.edu

With over 25 years of experience in office management and healthcare, Kathy is the person to contact for corporate services, clinic events and community outreach programs. She also oversees the office management including purchasing, budgets and compliance. Kathy graduated from Arizona State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications and earned a Master of Arts in Community and Organizational Development from Loyola University.

Kristin Tomasino

Kristin N. Tomasino, MSN, FNP-BC
Family Nurse Practitioner

Kristin's experience includes adult and pediatric primary care, community health, and allergy and asthma. Prior to joining the SXU Health Center team, she worked for seven years in a Pediatric Inpatient unit at a busy Chicago hospital. Kristin uses her clinical knowledge and diagnostic skills to develop a comprehensive plan of care for her patients. Kristin completed both her Bachelor of Science in Nursing and her Master of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner, from Loyola University, Chicago.