Joe Rudd, Executive Director
With over twenty-five years of health care leadership experience, Joe has extensive background in post-acute program development and operations in the Skilled Nursing setting. He also has experience as a Hospital CEO, as well development and operations in Physician Practice, Home Health, Hospice, and Assisted Living settings. He has experience in multiple facility oversight positions having worked as a Regional Vice President overseeing 10+ Skilled Nursing Facilities and Assisted Living Facilities. He has served on the Board of Directors for a small community hospital and continues in many volunteer roles, striving to improve the delivery and efficiency of health care in Idaho’s Treasure Valley. His greatest strengths are in program development, Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement, and turn-around operations.
Joe received his Bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah, and earned a Master of Health Care Administration from the University of Colorado at Denver. He is recognized as a Fellow with the American College of Health Care Administrators (ACHCA); the highest recognition they bestow; and is also certified through the ACHCA as a Skilled Nursing Facility Administrator (CNHA) and Assisted Living Administrator (CALA).
Tracey White, RN, BSN – Director of Nursing
Tracey started her career in health care right after graduating from high school. In 1990, Tracey became a Certified Nursing Assistant, and began caring for the elderly. Tracey quickly fell in love with caring for elderly people, and knew that this was her life’s passion. Tracey moved to the Treasure Valley in 1996 and continued to work caring for others. In 2009, Tracey graduated with her LPN degree and began working as a Nurse, but continued to care for the elderly population, focusing her expertise on rehabilitation. In 2012 Tracey graduated with her RN degree, and her Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing in 2015. Tracey has worked in multiple roles during her career, ranging from C.N.A. to Nurse Manager. She has vast knowledge on post-acute care, and is an expert in her field. Tracey’s passion for excellence in post-acute care continues to drive her today as the Director of Nursing at Riverview Rehabilitation.
Douglas Hoggatt – Director of Rehabilitation Services
Douglas Hoggatt, PT, graduated with a Bachelor of Health Science degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Missouri-Columbia in 1996. Upon graduation, he completed a two-year post-graduate residency in orthopaedic manual physical therapy. Throughout his career, he has been committed to continuing his education and improving his clinical skills. He specializes in neuromuscular exercise and has very gentle approaches to manual therapy to alleviate pain and correct dysfunction—particularly in the geriatric population. He has been the Director of Rehabilitation Services at Riverview Rehabilitation since 2014 and is proud to be part of such a dedicated and talented team.