Patient Care & Community Health News

Meet Jeanna Bateson, MMS, PA-C

Jeanna Bateson, MMS, PA-C, joined the department as a physician assistant in July and works at Duke Family Medicine Center. Bateson received her Master of Medical Science in 2015 from the Wake Forest School of Medicine Physician Assistant Program.

Nichole Capitanio Named Director of Personal Assistance Service

Nichole Capitanio assumes the role of director for Duke’s Personal Assistance Service (PAS) on April 16. She previously served as the director for staff and employee assistance programs at the Cleveland Clinic, where she had been since 2005. During that time she served in various leadership positions, worked closely with physicians, and managed a team of 13 professionals to provide psychological health and wellness programs for physicians, scientists, nurses and other staff members at the Cleveland Clinic.