Cottonwood Acute Care Providers


Carl Evan Bennett joined Lassen Medical Clinic in 2020. He is a board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner affliated with the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP). He is a certifed ACLS and BLS Provider.

Carl became a registered nurse in 2012 after graduating from Morehead State Universities Bachelor of Science in Nursing. He then continued his education, graduating from Walden University's Masters of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner specialty program in 2019.


Joe Eischen joined Lassen Medical Clinic in 2019 as a recent MSN-FNP graduate of Sonoma State University where he graduated with distinction. A California native, Joe went to Shasta College and Butte College before earning his BSN at the University of Texas at Arlington.

Joe became a registered nurse in 2013 and has used his skills to care for patients in Northern California hospitals including Dignity Health St. Elizabeth Community Hospital. He is known to communicate respectfully with patients and their families, as well as with members of the health care team.

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For more information about our acute care team, please call (530) 576-7349 or contact us.