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Community Health Center

Convenient primary care.

There’s no need to go into downtown Harrisonburg when you need minor medical attention. You can just go to Main Street right here in “downtown” VMRC! Our Community Health Center specializes in the care of adults, providing primary health care services. Convenient routine and urgent care five days a week.

Hours: 1-4 p.m. Monday - Friday

Meet your care provider: 

Christopher Benjamin MSN, FNP-C

Harrisonburg Community Health Center Family Nurse Practitioner

Christopher Benjamin completed his undergraduate and graduate studies at the University of VA and has been a Nurse Practitioner since 1997. He has experience in primary care, oncology, geriatrics, and in medically under-served areas.

His predominant medical experience has been with adults and their unique needs with a focus on health promotion, maintenance of independent living, and treatment of acute and chronic health issues. He has also lectured in geriatric pharmacology to nurse practitioner students at the University of VA and James Madison University.

He and his wife Frances, a teacher, have lived in the Shenandoah Valley for more than a decade. He enjoys travel, photography, technology, fitness, music and movies.

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