Hillary Phayer, APRN, FNP-C received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette in 2011. She worked at Ochsner Baptist Medical Center as a Registered Nurse on a medical-surgical unit for one year followed by four years in the Intensive Care Unit. She worked as both a staff and charge nurse in the Intensive Care Unit where she then decided to further her education and career in nursing. She attended Herzing University and graduated with a Master of Science in Nursing with a concentration in Family Practice. She is board certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.