Bassett Family Practice

exterior of Bassett Family Practice

Bassett Family Practice (BFP) is a federally granted Community Health Center located in the heart of Bassett, Virginia.  Bassett Family Practice is committed to providing comprehensive, primary health care services to medically underserved residents of Henry County and the neighboring areas of Patrick and Franklin Counties, regardless of the ability to pay.


This health center is a Health Center Program grantee under 24 U.S.C. 254b, and a deemed Public Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n).This health center receives HHS funding and has Federal Public Health Service (PHS) deemed status with respect to certain health or health-related claims, including medical malpractice claims, for itself and its covered individuals.


Meet our Practitioners

The relationship between you, as a patient, and your provider is very important. Take a look below to learn more about the providers at Bassett Family Practice. We look forward to getting to know you!

 

Rhonda Clark, FNP, DNP – Clinical Director

Rhonda Clark, FNP, DNP – Clinical Director

Rhonda Clark is a Family Nurse Practitioner with a Bachelor of Science, Master of Science, and Doctor of Nursing Practice, all from Old Dominion University. She is certified through the American Nurses Credentialing Center and provides compassionate care to the patients in the Martinsville-Henry County area.

Kwamba Nkembe, M.D

Kwamba Nkembe, M.D

Dr. Nkembe moved to our area from Brooklyn, NY, where he was serving a family medicine residency at State University of Stony Brook. He holds a master’s in Public Health from Hunter College at City University of New York and an M.D. from St. Matthew’s University School of Medicine in the British West Indies. He has conducted extensive research on affordable, cost-effective healthcare systems in Africa and on the prevention of infectious diseases. He has served as Prevention Program Director for the African Services Committee in New York, NY, to train community leaders on HIV/AIDS, STD’s and other infectious diseases. Dr. Nkembe speaks English and Spanish. Él habla ingles y español. Dr. Nkembe serves acute care patients at both Bassett Family Practice and Ridgeway Family.

Julia Hodnett, FNP

Julia Hodnett, FNP

Julia is a former Registered Nurse practicing as a Nurse Practitioner. She has an undergraduate degree from Eastern Mennonite University and a graduate degree from Duke University School of Nursing. Her internships and training have primarily been in sliding fee clinics. She is certified through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. She brings with her extensive experience with her strong nursing background and a passion to serve.

Tracie B. Hampton, FNP-BC/C, PMHNP-BC, BSN, RN

Tracie B. Hampton, FNP-BC/C, PMHNP-BC, BSN, RN

Tracie Hampton joined the Coalition in October 2018. She works with the primary care providers at both health centers to better serve the needs of patients who have emotional, mental or physical concerns.

Tracie obtained a Post Master’s Certificate in Psychiatric Mental Health from Radford University (Cum Laude). She graduated Sigma Cum Laude from Walden University with a Master in Science of FNP. She has a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing in 2010 from Radford University (Cum Laude). Prior to that, she earned an Associate’s in Science of Nursing in 2008 and an Associate’s in Science in 2006, both from Patrick Henry Community College.

 

 

Karen Brodie, LCSW

Karen Brodie, LCSW

Karen Brodie joined the Coalition in November 2017. She relocated from the coast of South Carolina. Karen is a graduate of the University of South Carolina with a dual Master’s degree in Social Work and Drug and Addiction Studies. A Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Karen has worked extensively with the South Carolina Department of Mental Health both in inpatient and outpatient facilities. She is looking forward to a new chapter in her career working in the Integrated Behavioral Health model. She sees patients at both offices – Bassett Family Practice and Ridgeway Family Health.

Alisa Branch, LPC

Alisa Branch, LPC

Alisa Branch is Licensed Professional Counselor. She graduated from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University in Greensboro with a Master of Science Degree in Community Agency Counseling and earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

Branch will collaborate with other providers and work with children, adolescents and adults in treating mental and behavioral concerns. She will divide her time between both offices – Bassett Family Practice and Ridgeway Family Health.

 

This facility is a member of the National Health Service Corps: NHSC.hrsa.gov.

 

Bassett Family Practice Location
Bassett Family Practice is located at 324 TB Stanley Highway, Bassett, VA 24055.

This location is currently accepting new patients.

Phone: 276-629-1076
Fax: 276-629-2695

Office Hours:
Monday-Friday 7:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.

After Hours:
For after hours medical concerns, please call the on-call provider: (276) 629-1076
If you have a medical emergency, call 911 or go to the nearest Emergency Room.

Services:
Routine office visits for illness
Annual physical exams
Children’s Health Services
Dental Care Referrals
DOT Physicals
Immunizations & Vaccinations
Lab Services
Sports Physicals

Additional Services:
Mammography Assistance
Medication Assistance
Behavioral Health Services
Chronic Disease Management
Urgent Care

 

the seal of National Committee for Quality AssuranceBassett Family Practice is recognized as a Patient-Centered Medical Home(TM) by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (ncqa.org). NCQA is a private, non-profit organization dedicated to improving health care quality. To learn more, visit NCQA.