Janet Courtney, Healthcare Information Systems Expert, Announced as Lakeview's VP of IT

Lakeview's Chief Information officer, Russell Merka, will be joined by Janet Courtney as Vice-President of Information Technology, to enhance growth, development and IT project planning and implementation, as Lakeview launches an array of new products and services nationwide. Ms. Courtney is a management and information technology leader with over 20 years of health related experience, working across health plans, pharmacy platforms, regional healthcare systems and other settings. She has implemented innovative, practical and cost-effective solutions and worked through innumerable regulatory and accreditation processes. Ms. Courtney served as Sr. Project Manager Strategic Product Development for APS Healthcare, Inc.; Sr. Vice President for Intermed Solutions, Inc.; Manager of Information Systems for Helix (Medstar) Healthcare and in various other consulting capacities. She received her Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology from Loyola College of Maryland and is certified as a PMP Project Management Professional, ASCP Associate Member, CAP Inspector, certified in TQM, COI, and Facilitation, and as a Project Management Scrum Master as well as in ITIL V3 Foundations. Ms. Courtney will support Lakeview programs and services nationally and be based out of Lakeview Specialty Hospital and Rehab in Waterford, WI.