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Jessica Brim is a Roanoke Valley native, where she graduated from Cave Spring High. Jessica joined the United States Coast Guard, where she spent four years of active service and four years of reserve service as a Corpsman and EMT-B, caring for active duty and retired veterans. As a reservist, she attended Jefferson College of Health Sciences downtown Roanoke where she completed a Bachelors in Health Sciences. Jessica worked at Lewis Gale Hospital as an RN on the PCU for three years. During that time, she completed studies for an M.S. in Nursing-Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner. Jessica joined Jefferson Internal Medicine in 2014 as a Nurse Practitioner, where she studied under Dr. Lawrence Monahan and Dr. Charles Peterson. Jessica is a member of the Virginia Council of Nurse Practitioners and the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. She is certified in Adult-Gerontology practice through The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Today, Jessica enjoys providing care for her patients and spending time with her precious daughter.
VALLEY CARE STAFF
I came to work for Jessica at Valley Care after 2 years of working as a customer service representative at Anthem. When I am not working, I am taking online classes to pursue a degree as a Registered Nurse and working towards getting my real estate license. I enjoy spending time with my family, watching my younger brother play baseball, and visiting my sister in Johnson City.
We diagnose and manage common acute and chronic health problems for patients ages 13 and older; emphasizing disease prevention and health promotion to patients and their families so they can maintain their health. Jessica, being a veteran herself, wants to provide and cater to the veteran population and their healthcare needs. Valley Care offers many services, including comprehensive screenings and wellness exams, urgent sick visits, immunizations, DOT physicals, sports physicals, college exams. We also treat high cholesterol, heart disease, common allergies, diabetes, kidney disease, liver disease, and thyroid irregularities. Perform EKGs, spirometry, cryotherapy, in-home sleep study, ear irrigation, Holter monitor setups, and phlebotomy on-site lab. Telemedicine, and serve as a medical cannabis provider. We focus on helping patients with weight loss and smoking cessation.