Jennifer Bainum, CPNP





Wichita State

Graduate School(s):

Catholic University


After graduating from nursing school, Bainum joined the U.S. Navy and worked in a variety of clinical leadership positions.

She left the Navy in 2018 and worked as a hospice nurse in San Diego. Deciding she wanted to return to working as a nurse practitioner, but in an acute care setting rather than primary care, she decide on CHKD’s Urgent Care division.

Clinical Interests:

  • Mental health disorders
  • Childhood obesity
  • Breastfeeding promotion
  • Intervention in primary care

Contact Info:



Tech Center Urgent Care and Office
680 Oyster Point Road
Newport News, VA 23602