Caring Healthcare Network | About Us
The Caring Healthcare Network provides healthcare to the residents of Phillipsburg, PA and surrounding communities regardless of their ability to pay.
Healthcare Provider Phillipsburg PA, Medical Clinic Phillipsburg, Rural Healthcare Clinic, Free Medical Clinic, Free Healthcare, Low Income Healthcare
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About Us


Caring for Our Community

Caring Healthcare Network, is a multi-specialty practice offering services in Primary Care, Pain Management, Chiropractic Care and Behavioral Health Services. It is also a federally designated Rural Health Clinic (RHC) in the Phillipsburg, Pennsylvania area.


Our multi-specialty clinic serves the community in all of Centre County and surrounding communities regardless of the ability to pay.


Conveniently located at 601 North Front Street, Phillipsburg PA, our clinic is handicap accessible, meeting ADA requirements and the American Disabilities Act.


Dedicated to Quality Healthcare

John D. Wrightson, MD

Pain Management

Dr. Wrightson provided services to our clinic several days a month. He performs follow-up visits, injection therapy and offers additional options for our patient’s pain control. Dr. Wrightson is Board Certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Pain Management. Dr. Wrightson completed his medical degree at State University of New York Health Science Center, Syracuse. He has completed his residencies in New York and Pennsylvania.

Sandra L. Rhodes, CRNP

Family Health/Pain Management

In 2017 Sandra Rhodes joined our team of providers, bringing with her a sincere desire to serve the patients and community of Centre county. She received her FNP from Wheeling Jesuit University and has practiced in Central Pennsylvania for the past several years. She is a welcomed addition to our panel of providers.

Brandon Swisher, CRNP

Family Health/Pain Management

Brandon received his graduate training at DePaul University and his Nurse Practitioner certification through Clarion/Edinboro Universities. He has over 15 years experience in healthcare including cardiac cath lab, intensive care, telemetry, hospice, home health and emergency care. Brandon became a part of the Caring Healthcare Network team in 2017.

Bradley Shaw, CRNP

Pain Management/Behavioral Health

Bradley, is our newest Provider to join our team in 2018. He recently graduated from Clarion and Edinboro University of Pennsylvania in 2017 as a Family Nurse Practitioner. He has over 10 years experience as a RN in various settings, including medical-surgical, emergency/trauma, home health and hospice and mental health. Bradley is a native and lifelong resident of central Pennsylvania.

Craig Feaster, MD


Dr. Feaster provides psychiatric services several days a month for the Caring Healthcare Network. He is Board Certified in General Psychiatry. Dr. Feaster received his MD at Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine and has been practicing since 2001.

Melinda Noel, LCSW

Behavioral Health

Melinda joined the Caring Healthcare Network in 2017. She completed her masters degree in social work at The University of Pittsburgh and is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She also has a degree in Foods and Nutrition and is a Registered Yoga Instructor. She specializes in treating children and adults that have been through severe trauma.

Sandy Maines

Front Office Manager


Andrew Maines

Front Office


Frank Conly, MD

Primary Care

Dr. Conly provides Family Medicine services for the Caring Health Network. He joined CHN in  2013. Dr. Conly earned his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA., and he completed his internship at Bryn Mawr Hospital, Bryn Mawr, PA.

Mary Whitehead, CRNP

Adult Health

Mary joined our practice in 2016 providing services as a Primary Care Provider. She recently serviced the local school districts as a school nurse for many years. After completing her certification as a CRNP, she joined the Caring Healthcare Network.

Albert R. Bruno, DC


Dr. Bruno provides chiropractic services for our clinic on a monthly basis. He is a native of the Pittsburgh area.  He completed his training at Palmer University in Davenport, IA where he received his Doctor of Chiropractic degree.

Katherine Brown, DC


Dr. Katie Brown joined the clinic in January 2018 and provides chiropractic care. She graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, Iowa. Dr. Katie has been practicing chiropractic in the Philipsburg community for over five years.

Bridgett McKinney, LPN

Nurse Manager

Bridgett has been part of our clinical staff since 2016. She is the Nurse Manager for a growing staff at CHN. Her experience brings with her skills and compassion for her patient’s and their care. She assist our patients in providing quick and efficient care during their visit.

Heather Domanick, LPN


Heather joined the Caring Healthcare Network in September 2016. She attended CCCTC for practical nursing. Heather has been a LPN for 15 years. Her experience includes home pediatric care, home health, long term care and drug and alcohol treatment.

Bonnie Matthews, LPN


Bonnie joined the CHN nursing staff in 2017. She brings with her over 25 years of nursing experience. Bonnie received her LPN degree from CCCTC.

Brandi Mayhew, LPN



Shannon Ricketts

Medical Scribe

Shannon has been part of our team since Nov. 2016. She has studied at YTI Career Institue-Altoona, PA and received a degree in Medical Billing and Coding. As a medical scribe, Shannon specializes in charting physician-patient encounters in real time during medical examinations.