Felicia DePina, CRNP, MSN, APRN is a native of Chicago’s south side. Ms.DePina has served her country in both peace time and war as a combat medic; achieving the prestigious Army Accommodation Medal for military service. After receiving an honorable discharge from the US Army, Ms. DePina completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Alaska Anchorage; receiving her baccalaureate of science in nursing degree.
As an RN, Ms. DePina worked in acute care in the areas of telemetry and endoscopy, before broadening her horizons to community service as a home health case manager, and assistant director of nursing for a large long term care facility in Atlanta, Georgia.
Ms. DePina enjoyed a full and satisfying nursing career of more than 15 years, before deciding to take her nursing experience and education to the next level. She pursued an advanced master of science in nursing degree, ultimately becoming a Nurse Practitioner.
Ms. DePina is board certified nationally as a Family Nurse Practitioner, through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. She is a Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner in the state of Maryland, currently holding states licenses as a registered nurse in Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, and Texas.