It's About Time
YOU GOT TO KNOW US
Deborah A. Stanford, MD
Physician / Owner
Whether it’s a minor injury, illness or physical exam, sooner or later the need arises for you to seek the convenience of an Urgent Care facility. In Helena, Alabama, you have a unique opportunity to find not only convenience, but a consistently high quality of care from professionals you can trust. Dr. Deborah Stanford is a licensed, seasoned physician who makes it her business to see that you receive the thorough medical attention you deserve in the most efficient setting, and she will follow up with your personal primary care physician or medical specialists to provide that all-important continuum of care. Dr. Stanford’s skillful attention to detail and caring approach are unique in the walk-in clinic setting. It’s about time you took charge of your health. With Dr. Stanford on your side, you have a compassionate caregiver who will get to know you from the inside out.
Elizabeth Deslattes DNP, FNP-BC, RN
Nurse Practitioner / Owner
It’s no secret that NP’s are quickly becoming the health partner of choice for millions of Americans because of their advanced training in diagnosis, treatment, disease prevention, and healthcare management. As an experienced nurse practitioner with a doctorate in nursing practice, Elizabeth Deslattes is on the cutting edge of health care. Deslattes possesses a unique blend of highly focused clinical expertise in the field of urgent care with a comprehensive perspective and a patient-oriented approach. Along with Dr. Stanford, Ms. Deslattes puts your healthcare needs first. It’s about time you visit Nurse Practitioner Elizabeth Deslattes and discover the personal touch and collaborative spirit that gets you on the road to recovery – fast.
Ellen Hamby, CRNP
Ellen is a Nurse Practitioner who grew up in Cullman, AL and now lives in Trussville, AL. She and her husband are expecting their first baby in January of 2019. They love to travel with Las Vegas being one of their favorite places to visit.
Sara Carroll Beadles, CRNP
As a board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner, Sara worked in emergency and primary care settings prior to joining the urgent care team of It’s About Time. She also has experience as a postpartum maternal and infant care RN. She loves being a clinical instructor for nursing students as well as providing compassionate care to her patients. Sara, originally from Ozark, AL, has made a home in Birmingham with her husband, son, and 3 dogs.
When Sara is not busy taking care of her family and patients she loves to create pottery, read and travel.
Meet Jamie, our lovely LPN. She loves her fur baby, Arley, and has been married for 4 years. Jamie and her husband love to kayak and spend time outdoors hiking and camping. She also loves to help her patients feel better! Say hi to Jamie next time you are in the clinic!
Meet Miss Tameka. She is always smiling 🙂 She has a 5 year old son that keeps her on her toes! She is our awesome Radiology Tech, aka x-ray girl. She is in nursing school and when she’s not studying, her and her little man enjoy time playing at the park. Say hi to Tameka next time you are in the clinic, and wish her good luck in school.
Corey is our X-ray tech. He is currently in nursing school at Jefferson State Community College. When Corey is not busy working and studying for school he enjoys watching TV and spending time with his two cats, AL and Pluto. Corey is from Pheonix City, AL and currently lives in downtown.
Lindsay lives in Hoover, but is originally from Canada. When she is not taking x-rays she enjoys gardening, yoga, and spending time with her little boy. She is a traveler at heart and currently visits Canada every summer and Mexico every winter.
Meet Wendy, our energetic Medical Assistant. She lives in Brookwood, AL. She has two girls, aged 16 and 13. They keep her busy with sports and cheerleading. When they are not busy working and being athletic, they love thrill seeking fun—like amusement parks and Disney World.
Front Desk / Office Assistant
Ruth is our awesome front desk and office assistant. She helps us keep everything in order and running smoothly. She lives in Birmingham and has 5 grandkids. She loves to work outside in the garden and spend time with her family. She is a retired teacher of middle school math. If you see Ruth while you are visiting us ask her about her precious grand-babies, or to help with your math homework.
Front Desk Receptionist
Meg was raised in the Oak Mountain area and now lives in Helena. She is married with two beautiful girls ages five and three. They love music. Mom plays the guitar while her and the family sing together. Meg has been a musician since she was a 12 and loves that her children enjoy her special talents. They also love to craft, draw, and make all kinds of art together. When they are not busy singing and crafting they love going to the beach.
Front Desk Receptionist
Meet Ms. Mary, our awesome front desk receptionist. You may notice when she greets you—she’s not from the south! Mary was raised in Buffalo, NY. She loves her dogs, Topher and Tanner, and is the proud Grandma of 1 precious little one. She loves spending time with her family and her honey Rick!! Give Ms. Mary a big Alabama “Hi” when she checks you in at the front desk.