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Ashley D. Schmidt, APRN, CNP

Family Medicine

About This Provider

Ashley Schmidt, APRN, CNP, is a nurse practitioner for Springfield Clinic Family Medicine and collaborates with Benjamin Cady, MD, at Springfield Clinic Hillsboro West.

"My great-grandmother, grandmother and mother were all nurses, and I enjoyed listening to their stories and visiting my mom at the nursing home where she cared for residents," Schmidt says regarding her desire to start a career in nursing.

Ashley completed both her undergraduate and graduate degree at Chamberlain University in Downers Grove, Ill. Prior to becoming a nurse practitioner, Ashley spent nine years as a registered nurse at Springfield Clinic Hillsboro West.

In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and their puppy.

Top 10% Patient Experience

This provider ranks in the top 10% nationally in patient experience, based on scores from the "Care Provider Overall" question on surveys completed with Press Ganey.


Board Certifications

  • Family Nurse Practitioner


Exterior of medical office building in Hillsboro, Illinois

Springfield Clinic Hillsboro West Building

1280 East Tremont Street

Hillsboro, IL 62049-1912

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