MCL Health Center

North Utica, Illinois

MCL Health Center – North Utica, Illinois

740 E. Route 6
Utica, IL 61373

Hours of Operation:
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Tuesday & Thursday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
(Closed for lunch 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.)

Meet your care team.

Jennifer Hoffman, MSN, APN, FNP-BC, PMHNP-BC

Jennifer is a nurse practitioner from the Illinois Valley area. Jennifer became a registered nurse in 2002 after graduating from Illinois Valley Community College. Jennifer worked at Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru, Illinois, and Methodist Medical Center in Peoria, Illinois as an RN. Jennifer worked at Perry Memorial Hospital in the emergency department as a bedside nurse and a coordinator. Jennifer graduated from Northern Illinois University with her BSN in 2007. In 2015, she graduated with an MSN with a focus as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She worked in a family practice clinic and prompt care setting in Princeton for 3 years. Jennifer continued her education with a post-master’s certificate as a psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner and worked for 6 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections system. 


Jennifer is passionate about educating the members and families about wellness and chronic medical conditions in order to achieve optimal health outcomes in order to live their best possible lives.


Patient Care Philosophy:

Jennifer is dedicated to listening to her patients and helping them understand their medical conditions. Jennifer believes health and wellness are super important to everyone’s health and life journey and looks forward to assisting them to achieve their goals and understand the importance of being proactive.


How I stay well:

Jennifer enjoys lifting weights and exercising in general, riding her motorcycle (street glide), and spending time with her children and granddaughter.

Cameron Bailes Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Cameron Bailes is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Illinois and is currently employed as a Licensed Clinical Behavioral Health Professional at MCL Utica. Cameron has a Master of Social Work from Aurora University where he specialized in Advanced Clinical Practice. Cameron holds certificates in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy and Integrative Mental Health. Cameron has worked in the healthcare field for the past ten years in many positions including leadership roles.


Patient Care Philosophy:

He believes in helping others improve their mental health to increase their overall wellness.


How I stay well:

When he is not working, he spends time with family, reading, traveling, and improving his photography skills.