Mission and Leadership


We are a community-minded healthcare system providing innovative, individualized and compassionate care for every stage of life.


To exemplify the highest standard of community healthcare and inspire patients to take an active role in their health through wellness-oriented care.


Sensible – Approach decisions in a practical way, guided by common sense.
Holistic – Focus on the patient as a whole person and not a set of symptoms.
Affordable – Bring care to all who need it.
Respectful – Treat all as we’d want to be treated.
Inspirational – Be the standard of community health and wellness.
Nurturing – Provide medical care with support and encouragement.
Genuine – Show honest concern for those we serve and passion for what we do.

Leadership Team


Lisa Schnedler
Lisa Schnedler

President and CEO

Lynn Hebgen

Vice President of Nursing

Krisann Karls

Vice President of Ancillary Services

Karl Pustina

Vice President of Finance

Board of Trustees

Jim Massey

Chair, Barneveld

Brad Laufenberg

Secretary, Highland

John Thronson

Treasurer, Hollandale

Andrea Potterton

Trustee, Mineral Point

Sandy Fischer

Trustee, Mount Horeb

Dr. Christopher Kinonen

Physician Trustee

Alan Holter

Trustee, Dodgeville

Kyle Nondorf

Trustee, SSM Health

Jean Mlsna

Trustee, SSM Health

Why Choose Upland Hills Health?

Patient-First Care Every Patient. Every Time.

We are committed to providing the safest and best possible experience for every patient that enters our clinics, our hospital, our nursing and rehab center, our medical equipment store, or who invites us into their home through Home Care or Hospice services.

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