Denis Houle


"Denis is quick to respond to questions and provides competent, expert guidance and support and is available throughout the year, not just at audit time. He is an exceptional resource in the ever-changing world of healthcare finance and compliance and is a pleasure to work with and learn from.” - CFO, Grace Cottage Family Health & Hospital

Denis is a principal in the firm’s healthcare advisory practice with a focus on providing reimbursement services to hospitals, rural health clinics, federally qualified health centers, home offices, nursing homes and home health agencies. He specializes in cost reports, third-party reimbursements reviews, operational evaluations, Medicaid DSH, financial feasibility and regulatory appeals for both Medicare and Medicaid.

Denis joined Baker Newman Noyes in 2005 after several years with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid services. He has worked with clients in the healthcare industry for more than 23 years and across the continuum of care, from large hospitals to small nursing homes. He helps clients navigate complex reimbursement and operational challenges.

Denis earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration with a concentration in accounting from Bryant College.

Three Things You Don’t Know About Me

  • I’m a 20 year Patriot season ticket holder.
  • My favorite band is AC/DC.
  • My parents are Canadian.

Business Activities:

Region 1 Regional Executive Elect Elect, Healthcare Financial Management Association

Maine Chapter Past President, Healthcare Financial Management Association

Volunteer/Service Activities:

Vice President, Biddeford Youth Soccer Association


Muncie Gold, Healthcare Financial Management Association

Reeves Silver, Healthcare Financial Management Association

Follmer Bronze, Healthcare Financial Management Association