Katie Hernandez, APRN, FNP-C is a board-certified Advanced Practice Registered Nurse who came to Health First from Holmes Regional Medical Center Emergency Department in Melbourne, Florida. She earned her Master of Science in Nursing from Chamberlain University in Chamberlain, Illinois. Hernandez earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida. She earned her Associate of Science in Nursing from Advent University in Orlando, Florida.

Hernandez is a licensed Advanced Practice Registered Nurse in Florida. She is Basic Life support, Advanced Cardiac Life Support and Pediatric Advanced Life Support certified. Hernandez has completed the Emergency Nurses Association Trauma Nursing Core course.

Board Certification

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, Family Nurse Practitioner

Special Focus

Family Medicine


Chamberlain University (Master of Science in Nursing)
Chamberlain, Illinois

University of South Florida (Bachelor of Science in Nursing)
Tampa, Florida

Advent University (Associate of Science in Nursing)
Orlando, Florida


Florida Board of Nursing