Elizabeth Bearden, a Heart Failure Nurse Practitioner, prioritizes involving her patients, and their families, in deciding treatment options. “I emphasize prioritizing patient’s own wishes for their care and involving their loved ones in decision making.”
Elizabeth completed her Bachelors of Science in Nursing at the University of Alabama. After working as a bedside nurse in critical care, she decided to return to school to obtain her Master of Science in Nursing at the University of South Alabama to become an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner.
Elizabeth believes that one of the most important roles she has as a provider is “helping patients achieve a quality of life consistent with their wishes.” She is committed to putting patient care first and enjoys getting to know her patients personally. / When away from her medical practice, Elizabeth enjoys paddle boarding, cycling and camping with her partner, Chassie, and their dog Fiona.
University of South Alabama Nurse Practitioner - Acute Care 2010
American Nurses Credentialing Center, Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
Elizabeth is terrific! Dr. [...] has been my [...] doctor but very difficult to see or almost impossible. Elizabeth is available, knowledgeable, caring patient. I know they work as a team with my care.Providence Patient
Very thorough, and helpful always very satisfied with everyone's help at ProvidenceProvidence Patient
She was new to any practice and had a better than me attitude. She was not my normal provider and she was a surprise my appt. was with someone else though.Providence Patient