Debra K. Bowes

Partner, CPA · 570 651 1741

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Debra Bowes, partner in the healthcare group, has been with the firm since 1995. She specializes in serving the financial needs of healthcare clients, not-for-profit organizations, and employee benefit plans. Deb has experience with numerous types of financial and compliance audits, including A-133 single audits. She has also helped many clients adopt various new accounting pronouncements.

  • Partner-in-charge of the financial audits of numerous hospitals, health systems, skilled nursing facilities, continuing care retirement communities, FQHCs, home health agencies, foundations, and other not-for-profit organizations, as well as employee benefit plans
  • Partner-in-charge of single audits in accordance with OMB Circular A-133
  • Presents financial and audit reports to client boards and committees
  • Provides guidance on accounting policies and procedures to improve the operation of the accounting function and strengthen internal controls
  • Provides a variety of accounting and budgeting assistance to healthcare clients
  • Presents at annual healthcare audit training
  • Licensed CPA in New York, Pennsylvania and West Virginia
  • Health Care Financial Professional
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA)
  • Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA)
  • North Central Sight Services, Board of Directors, Vice President
  • YWCA of Northcentral Pennsylvania, Board of Directors, Past President
  • Leadership Lycoming, Treasurer
  • Healthcare Financial Management Association, Central Pennsylvania Chapter, Board of Directors
  • Speaks at regional HFMA events
  • Contributor to firm client e-alerts regarding healthcare specific accounting, audit, and compliance issues

Location

Pennsylvania

Education

Lycoming College
Bachelor of Arts in financial accounting and managerial economics