Press Releases

Lakeview Health Announces New Chief Financial Officer

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 6, 2017   Lakeview Health Announces New Chief Financial Officer has joined the Executive Leadership George Merhi will lead the finance and accounting team  Jacksonville, Fla., Sept. 6, 2017 – Lakeview Health, a leader in the treatment of addiction and psychiatric disorders, is pleased

Lakeview Health Welcomes a New Member to the Board of Directors

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 2, 2017 Bruce Himelstein of The BJH Group has joined the board Jacksonville, Fla., Aug. 2, 2017 – Lakeview Health is pleased to announce Bruce Himelstein, a globally recognized brand marketing expert, has joined the board of directors. Himelstein is the founder and CEO

Lakeview Health Announces the Addition of Dr. Ellen Ovson to its Medical Team

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 13, 2017 Jacksonville, Fla., July 13, 2017 – Lakeview Health is pleased to announce Ellen Ovson, M.D., F.A.S.A.M., has joined the Lakeview medical team. Dr. Ovson is board certified in internal medicine and certified in addiction medicine by the American Society of Addiction Medicine

Lakeview Health appoints nationally recognized healthcare leaders to their executive team

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 20, 2017   Keith Arnold named Chief Marketing Officer and Derek Gwaltney named Executive Vice President of National Accounts Jacksonville, Fla., June 19, 2017 – Lakeview Health is pleased to announce nationally recognized behavioral healthcare leader Keith Arnold has joined the organization as chief

Lakeview Health is at the forefront of the opioid crisis

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 5, 2017 Doctors and staff are ready to respond to community needs  Jacksonville, Fla., June 5, 2017 – Lakeview Health is closely watching as the opioid crisis becomes a major topic on the state and national level. Recently, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration

The Riverside Company Plans for Additional Expansion in Acquisition of Growing Lakeview Health

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 19, 2016 JACKSONVILLE, FL (December 19, 2016) — Lakeview Health, a Jacksonville-based addiction treatment center, announced today that it has been acquired by global private equity firm The Riverside Company. Lakeview Health was previously owned by Dallas-based Trinity Hunt Partners, who greatly expanded the

Lakeview Health Announces the Addition of Dr. Adrian Blotner to Its Medical Team

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 27, 2016 Lakeview Health is pleased to announce that Adrian Blotner, M.D., FAPA, will be joining the Lakeview medical team in September 2016 as the campus psychiatrist for patients at the Rose and Star. Dr. Blotner is board certified in both psychiatry and pain

Lakeview Health Opens New Women’s Program in Final Phase of More Contemporary Gender-Responsive Addiction Treatment

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 6, 2016 Lakeview Health announces the opening of its new Women’s Program, which is home to The Rose of Lakeview, a gender-responsive, trauma-informed treatment program for women recovering from addiction to drugs and alcohol. An official ribbon-cutting ceremony and dedication took place on May

Lakeview Health to Complete Gender-Responsive Addiction Treatment Transition with New 54-Bed Women’s Center

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: May 11, 2016 Lakeview Health, a nationally recognized addiction treatment center in Jacksonville, Florida, will dedicate its new Women’s Center on May 13, 2016. This opening marks our third—and most important—campus expansion. The center will be the home to The Rose of Lakeview, our addiction

Lakeview Health Announces a Trauma-Informed Approach to Women’s Recovery

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: March 29, 2016 In preparation for the opening of its new Women’s Center, the Rose at Lakeview Health, later this spring, Lakeview Health has announced that they will be focused on advancing the needs of women in recovery by addressing past trauma as a key