Meet Our Providers

Jessie Lemmerman, DNP-FNP

Staff Education:
Jessica graduated with her bachelor of science in nursing (BSN) from OSF College of Nursing in 2000.
In 2019, she received a doctor of nursing – family nurse practitioner (DNP-FNP) from Bradley University, the highest degree available in nursing.
When did you join Illinois CancerCare?
April 2020 –during COVID-19 pandemic
Hobbies / Interests:
I love to watch movies.
What medical change has impacted the field of cancer the most since you began practicing medicine?
Research is a big part of the oncology field. Due to ongoing research, we have new treatment plans to offer patients.
Why did you choose your field?
I like the challenge to grow and expand my knowledge in a great field.
Do you have any advice to give patients after they have been diagnosed with cancer?
This is your cancer journey and we as medical providers are honored to be a part of your treatment team. You’ve got this.