Ivonne Rivera Joiner, CRNP

Ivonne was born in Puerto Rico and moved to Alabama at the age of 4.  she received her Bachelor’s of Science in biology with minor in Chemistry and Spanish in 2006.  She worked at UAB in medical research for 6 years and decided to return to nursing school.  She graduated from UAB School of Nursing in 2013 and began working in the UAB Emergency Department.  Ivonne graduated from UAB with a Master’s of Science in Nursing in 2016.   After graduating, she returned to Rainbow City after 13 years of living in Birmingham.  She is board certified with the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners in Family medicine.  She is bilingual and fluent in English and Spanish.  She provides primary and urgent care in our Rainbow City location.

In her spare time, Ivonne loves traveling and spending time her husband and family.  She also enjoys going to church and volunteering in the community with the Gadsden Service Guild.