Marissa Bautista is a board-certified Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner at the Center for Advanced Heart Failure at Memorial Hermann Hospital. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at The University of Texas at Austin in 2015. After graduation, she began her career in nursing at CHI Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center as a Certified Critical Care Registered Nurse in the Coronary Care Unit. She received her Master of Science in Nursing at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston in 2021. She manages complex patients with advanced heart failure. She is dedicated to her patients and educating them about cardiovascular disease. Marissa is currently a member of Houston Area Nurse Practitioners.