As regional Chief Financial Officer, Debra Cartwright is responsible for the finances of Prime Healthcare Services four Kansas City area hospitals (St. Joseph Medical Center in Kansas City, Mo.; St. Mary’s Medical Center in Blue Springs, Mo.; Providence Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan.; and Saint John Hospital in Leavenworth, Kan.).
Prior to joining Prime Healthcare Services, Cartwright served as CFO in Kansas hospitals for the past eight years. Cartwright served for six years as the CFO of Via Christi Health in southeast Kansas, and most recently as the CFO for St. Francis Health in Topeka, Kansas.
She earned a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Missouri State University in Springfield, Mo., and a master’s in Business and Healthcare Administration from Southwest Baptist University in Bolivar, Mo.
Deb and her husband, Aaron, have called the Midwest home their entire lives. Having grown up in the Ozark foothills in southwest Missouri, they love the outdoors and enjoy hiking, camping, running and kayak fishing.