Carol Graves, FNP
Carol (CJ) is our Nurse Practitioner and has been in the medical field for 40 years. Prior to QuickVisit she worked in the health care field as a phlebotomist, CNA and in the ER. In 2016, CJ returned to school to become a Nurse Practitioner and completed with her Master’s in Nursing, continuing on to accomplish her Doctorate in Nursing in May 2020. Carol worked as needed with QuickVisit when we opened our Newton clinic. She states, “I am so happy to continue to work with this company as a full- time provider in Osceola doing urgent and primary care to provide the best healthcare available.” Carol has two beautiful daughters, five dogs, and four horses. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling through the US in the summer and fall to watch her daughter show her American Saddlebred. When not on the road to a horse show, she loves to garden, bake & dabble in antiques.
Jamie Briar, FNP
Jamie Briar is our board-certified Nurse Practitioner. She was born and raised in Des Moines, IA. Her journey in the medical field all started in 2005, becoming a Certified Medical Assistant. She worked at Blank Children’s Hospital as a CNA while attending DMACC full-time for her Registered Nursing License. At the age of 22, she graduated as a LPN in 2010, and RN in 2011. Jamie moved onto working at Iowa Ortho in Des Moines, IA when she decided to pursue her biggest goal to become a Family Nurse Practitioner. In 2018, she graduated from Purdue Global University with her BSN and started her MSN-FNP the next month. Jamie had decided to leave Iowa Ortho to help with the pandemic and finish clinicals for school. After obtaining her boards, FNP-BC, she started with Signify Healthcare in the Summer of 2021 and then QuickVisit Urgent care in December 2021. She has a love for pediatrics, and a mind full of knowledge that brings so much not only to QuickVisit Urgent Care but for Primary Care as well. Jamie is recently engaged; she has a wonderful son and three beautiful stepchildren. They recently moved into their dream home and is excited for what the future has in store for her beautiful family.