The Community Health Center of Cape Cod has added two new employees to its staff, according to a statement from the Mashpee-based organization.

Barbara Gionet Hasson has been hired as a nurse practitioner, according to the statement. She was a dermatology nurse practitioner at the Veterans Administration in Santa Rosa, Calif., where she treated patients with medical skin conditions and supervised and trained nursing support staff. Prior to working at the VA, Gionet Hasson was a nurse specialist at California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco and a clinical nurse at Marin General Hospital in Greenbrae, California. She graduated from the San Francisco Medical School at the  University of California and did her clinical training and residency at Sonoma Valley Hospital in Sonoma, California.

Linda LePoer has been hired as a clinical psychiatric nurse specialist, working in the health center’s Behavioral Health department, according to the statement. She most recently worked as a prescriber for Devereux School in Rutland and at Eagle Hill School in Hardwick, while continuing her private practice for eight years in Westminster. She also worked at Cape Cod Hospital, managing patients’ medications, conducting group sessions and providing psychotherapy and case management with interdisciplinary coordination. She received her undergraduate and master’s degrees in nursing from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.

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