Shannon Worthy is an Adult Nurse Practitioner with Health First Medical Group who has more than 20 years of experience in healthcare.
Worthy earned her Master of Science in nursing and her Bachelor of Science in nursing, both with high honors, at the University of Central Florida in Orlando, FL. She earned her RN degree at Brevard Community College in Melbourne, FL. She is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.

Before arriving at Health First, Worthy was employed as an APRN in community and inpatient hospice and palliative care. Worthy has also worked at Parrish Medical Center in Titusville, FL, University Medical Center at Texas Tech University in Lubbock, TX, and at North Carolina Baptist Hospital in Winston-Salem, NC.

Worthy is a volunteer with Brevard County Parks and Recreation, Brevard Public Schools, Hospice of St. Francis, the American Cancer Society and the American Brain Tumor Association.


University of Central Florida (Masters of Science in Nursing), Orlando, FL – University of Central Florida (Bachelor of Science in Nursing), Orlando, FL – Brevard Community College (Associates in Arts, RN), Melbourne, FL


American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, American Heart Association, American Association of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association, Sigma Theta Tau International