Tara Ortiz has had a passion for the medical field for the past eleven years. Starting her career as a LPN in 2005 she later returned to nursing school to become a Registered Nurse. She has worked as a Critical Care Registered Nurse for five years at Johnston Willis Hospital’s Intensive Care Unit and Chippenham Hospital’s Coronary Care Unit. She joined PAR as a Nurse Practitioner in 2016 and works at Henrico Doctor’s Hospital-Forest and at our Santa Rosa Office. On her downtime, she enjoys spending time with her husband, family, and is an avid fitness enthusiast.
Medical Careers Institute, LPN Diploma, 2005
John Tyler Community College, Associate Degree of Applied Science, Nursing, 2011
Virginia Commonwealth University, Bachelor of Science, Nursing, 2014
Virginia Commonwealth University, Master of Science, Nursing, 2016
American Association of Critical Care Nurses
American Association of Nurse Practitioners
Virginia Council of Nurse Practitioners