Bottomley Earns FHFMA Designation
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
CPA Firm Lumsden McCormick is pleased to announce that Stephanie Bottomley, CPA, FHFMA recently became a Fellow of the Healthcare Financial Management Association (FHFMA).
To be awarded the FHFMA distinction, applicants must be credentialed as a Certified Healthcare Financial Professional (CHFP), be an HFMA member for at least five years, complete a bachelor’s degree or 120 semester hours from an accredited college or university, and volunteer in HFMA or the healthcare industry. More than 1,700 HFMA members nationwide have achieved this accomplishment in the organization’s 68-year history.
Active in the Western New York chapter of the HFMA since 2009, Bottomley currently serves as the Certification Chair, is a former board member, and past Social Chair. In 2015 she was named HFMA Member of the Year. Bottomley joined Lumsden McCormick in 2008 providing services to health care and human service organizations including hospitals, nursing homes, diagnostic and treatment centers; mental health service providers; and medical practices. As manager, she is responsible for managing client assignments including oversight of fieldwork as well as related tax and consulting work in preparation of the financial statements. She is a graduate of the State University of New York College at Geneseo.
About Lumsden McCormick
Lumsden & McCormick, LLP is one of the largest locally owned certified public accounting firms in Western New York providing auditing, accounting, personal and corporate tax, estate and gift tax planning, international taxation, business valuation, litigation, forensic accounting and nonprofit accounting software services. The Firm serves commercial businesses, nonprofit and exempt organizations, individuals, and closely held businesses in Western New York and Canada.
With more than 40,000 members, the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) is the nation's premier membership organization for healthcare finance leaders. HFMA builds and supports coalitions with other healthcare associations and industry groups to achieve consensus on solutions for the challenges the U.S. healthcare system faces today. Working with a broad cross-section of stakeholders, HFMA identifies gaps throughout the healthcare delivery system and bridges them through the establishment and sharing of knowledge and best practices. We help healthcare stakeholders achieve optimal results by creating and providing education, analysis, and practical tools and solutions. Our mission is to lead the financial management of health care.