Rachael Devaney is a freelance writer for multiple publications on Cape Cod, the South Shore, and in New York City. She grew up in Centerville, and attended the University of Massachusetts Amherst, majoring in Journalism and Social Thought and Political Economy, graduating in 2001. Devaney is a regular business and entertainment contributing writer for the Cape Cod Times, The Barnstable Patriot, Wicked Local, and for lifestyle guide "Madame Noire." Among her many hobbies are reading, jogging along the beach, kayaking and swimming. She lives in Wareham with her daughter Fressia Jones, and can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Over 75 people attended the recent Orleans Citizens Forum, which took a closer look at the status of medical treatment and care for all Cape Codders. A leadership panel from Cape Cod Healthcare included President and CEO Mike Lauf, Chief Medical Officer Donald A. Guadagnoli, MD, and cardiologist Elissa Thompson, MD, who together presented the state of medical services and treatment here on the Cape and explained what is yet to come. [Photo Credit: Nancy Jorgensen]