Deborah Pate is an advanced practice registered nurse (APRN) with Orlando Health Medical Group FHV Health. She has provided care for patients in Central Florida since 1998 and has extensive experience with:
- General practice care
- Heart and vascular nursing
- Patient care in hospitals
- Critical care cardiovascular nursing
Deborah earned her Master of Science in nursing (MSN) with a specialty in nursing education at Florida Southern College in Lakeland, where she also completed the Adult Nurse Practitioner program. She received a bachelor’s degree in nursing from the University of Central Florida in Orlando and an associate degree in nursing from Lake-Sumter State College in Leesburg, Florida.
Deborah taught at Lake-Sumter State College for 14 years and has served on numerous college committees. She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, the American Association of Critical Care Nurses and the National League of Nurses. Deborah has volunteered with the nonprofit Christian Care Medical Center in Leesburg.