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Lakeview Specialty Hospital and Rehab is a Joint Commission Accredited and licensed long term acute care hospital (LTACH) that has delivered 25 years of innovative programs and extensive services with expertise in medically complex care, neurobehavioral health, rehabilitation, and community supportive living. With superior proficiency in brain injury rehabilitation and complex respiratory care we are able to help our patients with difficult medical conditions reach their highest level of healing and functional independence possible. Located on more than 80 acres in a rural community outside of Milwaukee in Waterford, Wisconsin. Our peaceful grounds, coupled with tenured, talented and caring staff, lend to the healing and recovery process.


  • Long Term Medical Acute Care
  • Pulmonary/Vent Program
  • Coma Recovery Program
  • Neurobehavioral Program
  • Complex Wound Care
  • Dialysis
  • Physical, Occupational, & Speech Therapies
  • Behavioral Health Services
  • Out-Patient Medical Clinic
  • Community Based Residential Facility (CBRF)
  • Critical Care Transport Service

Our Mission

Lakeview’s integrated continuum of care facilitates the full realization of human potential through quality, state-of-the-art services.

Lakeview’s mission is to help those we serve and with whom we work realize their full human potential in a safe and respectful environment. We provide effective programing for people facing significant physical, cognitive, and behavioral challenges. As a community partner, we are dedicated to quality, person-centered care and treatment of the individuals we support.


Great Service

Vision Statement

As a leader in the field, Lakeview is a respected, reliable provider dedicated to the treatment, rehabilitation, care, education and support of individuals with complex challenges. This is achieved through effective person-centered care, efficient use of available resources, best practices and engagement with stakeholders.

Professional Medical Team

Habel, Alfred
Alfred Habel, MD

Executive Medical Director

Majeed, Mustansir
Mustansir Majeed, MD

President of MEC and
Director of Clinic Services

Jairo Eraso, MD .

Infectious Disease

Sorenson, Cindy
Cindy Sorenson, PsyD

Clinical Director of Behavior Health Services

Ruffolo, Stefanie Suzanne
Stefanie Ruffolo, MD


Williams, O’Rell- preference
O’Rell Williams, MD


Museitif, Raaid
Raaid Museitif, MD


Warren, Paul
Paul Warren, MD


Khan, Tahir
Tahir Khan, DPM


Semon, Bruce
Bruce Semon,M.D


Leadership Team

Chief Executive Officer

Christopher Slover


Andy Olivares

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Chief Nursing Officer

Tracy Donaghy, RN, MSN

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Judith Welch

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Ted Myers

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Director of Respiratory

Marilyn Hude , RT

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Director of Pharmacy

Brad Kendziora, PharmD, RPH

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EMS Medical Director
Director of EMS

Todd Bluhm, CCP

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Lead Occupational Therapist

Julie Michals, OTR

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Lead Physical Therapist

Stacey Schmidt, PT

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Lead Speech Therapist

Carolyn Averill

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Director of Ancillary Services

Roger Schmitz

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Director of Admissions

Natalie Taylor, MSM

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Lead Clinical Liaison
QAPI Coordinator

Nicole Greider

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Director of Quality, Informatics

Mary Safiran, MSN, RN

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Clinical Director Mill Pond
Director of Human Resources

Brenda Duke

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Executive Assistant/Supervisor

Julie Natrop

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Director of IT

Kha Vu

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General Counsel

John Burnside

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Director of Reimbursement

Angela Johnson

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Clinical Liaison

Candace Cerka