C-FNP, Chief Nursing Officer
Laura Nail is a board-certified family nurse practitioner with over 16 years of nursing experience. Her background includes family practice, cardiology, and chronic pain management. Since joining Vigilant Health in 2015, Laura has been named the Chief Nursing Officer, and has helped develop the Nurse Navigator role, a role specific and central to the success of the company. The Nurse Navigator provides high quality care as well as direct communication to patients regarding their health and navigation of the health care system. This combination of open communication and high-quality care has been proven to improve overall health of the patient and decrease health care costs to the client. Laura’s role is to ensure standardization of practice through training and building close relationships with the Nurse Navigator at each location.
Laura received her BSN from Mississippi College in 2000, and her MSN from University of South Alabama in 2009. She enjoys endurance sports completing several marathons, three half ironman distance triathlons, and looks forward to completing her first full ironman distance race in October 2017.