At the Braidwood Healthcare Center of Morris Hospital located at 389 E. Main St., Family Medicine Physician Dr. Mark Passerman and Family Nurse Practitioner Amy Bohland provide primary care for patients of all ages, while Dr. Jennifer Thomas sees patients for primary care psychiatry and/or addiction concerns. For an appointment with Dr. Passerman, Dr. Thomas or Amy Bohland, call 815.458.2532.
Braidwood Healthcare Center of Morris Hospital
389 E. Main Street, Braidwood, IL 60408
Mondays: 7 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Tuesdays: 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
Wednesdays: 7 a.m.-7 p.m.
Thursdays: 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Fridays: 8 a.m.- 1 p.m.
Weekends: Visit our Urgent Care Centers
As a family medicine physician, Dr. Mark Passerman provides care for the entire family, ages newborn through adulthood, including preventive care, routine check-ups, health risk assessments, immunizations, screening tests, and personalized counseling on maintaining a healthy lifestyle. He is dedicated to treating the whole person and believes in developing long, lasting, caring relationships with his patients and their families.
Dr. Passerman received his medical degree from Des Moines University in Iowa and completed a residency in family medicine at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit.
When he’s not taking care of patients, he enjoys reading, travel and golf.
Dr. Passerman also sees patients at the Dwight Healthcare Center of Morris Hospital on Prairie Avenue. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Passerman, call 815.458.2532 (Braidwood) or 815.584.3291 (Dwight).
DR. PASSERMAN’S HOURS:
Monday: 12 p.m.-6 p.m. (Dwight)
Tuesday: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. (Braidwood)
Wednesday: 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. (Dwight)
Thursday: 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Braidwood)
Friday: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. (Braidwood)
Dr. Jennifer Thomas, MD, FASAM, is a board-certified physician in family medicine and addiction medicine and currently serves as Medical Director of Integrated Behavioral Health at Morris Hospital. She completed her medical degree at SIU School of Medicine in Springfield, IL in 2007, and completed her family medicine residency at Hinsdale Hospital outside Chicago in 2010.
Dr. Thomas completed the University of California Irvine Train New Trainers Primary Care Psychiatry Fellowship in 2018. As a leader in developing partnerships between academic research settings and community-based providers, Dr. Thomas works closely with the University of Washington AIMS Center. Dr. Thomas serves as Project Lead for Morris Hospital’s partnership with the AIMS Center’s NIMH-sponsored research study CHAMP: Collaborating to Heal Addiction and Mental Health in Primary Care. As an advocate for increasing access to medication for Opioid Use Disorder, particularly in rural settings, Dr. Thomas was part of an inaugural cohort of 5 IL physicians in 2021 supported by ISAM to become board certified in addiction medicine through the ABPM Practice Pathway.
Dr. Thomas is currently accepting patients with primary care psychiatry and/or addiction concerns.
Dr. Thomas also sees patients at the Gardner Healthcare Center of Morris Hospital. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Thomas, call 815.458.2532 (Braidwood) or 815.237.0413 (Gardner).
DR. THOMAS’ HOURS:
Monday: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. (Braidwood)
Thursday: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. (Gardner)
As a family nurse practitioner, Amy Bohland is qualified to serve as the primary health care provider for patients of all ages. She holds a Family Nurse Practitioner certificate, allowing her to order and interpret diagnostic tests, diagnose disease, provide appropriate treatments and prescribe medications. In her role, Bohland is committed to listening and building trust with her patients to foster an open, honest relationship.
Bohland has worked as a family nurse practitioner since 2019, and she has worked as a registered nurse since 2013. She received her master’s degree in nursing from Governor’s State University. Prior to that, she acquired her bachelor’s degree in nursing from Purdue University Calumet and her associate’s degree in nursing from Joliet Junior College.
Amy also sees patients at the Dwight Healthcare Center of Morris Hospital on Prairie Avenue. To schedule an appointment with Amy, call 815.458.2532 (Braidwood) or 815.584.3291 (Dwight).
AMY BOHLAND’S HOURS:
Monday: 7 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. (Braidwood)
Tuesday: 7 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. (Dwight)
Wednesday: 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. (Braidwood)
Friday: 8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. (Dwight)
For your convenience, we suggest that you download and complete our Healthcare Centers – General Patient Registration Form before coming in for your office visit.
Please arrive 10-15 minutes prior to your appointment time to complete registration and a health questionnaire.
When you come for your appointments, please remember to bring the following:
- Driver’s License or a valid ID
- Insurance information
- Referral Letter (if required)
- Reports, X-rays, MRIs, CT scans, etc. and any other relevant information
- List of medications (if any)
We recognize that your time is valuable, and we make every effort to stay on schedule. Occasionally emergencies or patients require a little more time and may cause delays beyond our control. We apologize if we keep you waiting.
If you need to cancel an appointment, please call the office during business hours at least 1 day prior to your scheduled appointment so that we can offer your appointment time to patients on our waiting list.
We are pleased to offer a patient portal that gives you access to your health information. Please follow this link to the Patient Portals page, and then choose Physician Office Portal to learn more. To set up your Physician Office Portal for the first time, please contact your physician’s office.
If you have set up your account, you can pay your bill online through the Healthcare Centers’ Patient Portal. To set up your portal account, please contact your physician office. If you have questions about your Morris Hospital Physician Office bill, please call 815-941-9124.
Your provider is committed to delivering the best possible coordination of your care by participating in an Accountable Care Organization (ACO). A care coordinator may get involved in your care to help improve communication between your healthcare providers. Please visit our Accountable Care Organization (ACO) webpage to learn more