United States

Rick Kes

Senior Manager, Health Care Senior Analyst

Areas of focus: Health Care


In January 2018, Rick was selected as a senior analyst in RSM’s cutting edge Industry Eminence Program, which positions its senior analysts to understand, forecast and communicate economic, business and technology trends shaping the industries RSM serves. These senior analysts advise clients on conditions impacting middle market leaders. Rick’s focus is on the health care industry.

Summary of experience

Rick has over twelve years of experience providing audit and consultative services predominately to organizations in the health care industry. He has served a wide variety services for organizations ranging from large organizations with more than $12 billion in annual revenue to small, standalone entities with less than $1 million in annual revenue.  Rick has served clients across the health care continuum including integrated health systems, physician groups, safety-net hospitals, health insurance clients, and other various health care related entities.  Rick has experience in governmental, not for profit, and statutory accounting standards.    

Rick is responsible for all aspects of audits, including planning, performance and necessary reporting. He will work with the audit team to develop audit program strategies, define key audit areas and assign staff to those areas as appropriate. He will manage audit fieldwork, review engagement workpapers, and prepare and review deliverable reports related to the audit. In addition, he will spend a considerable amount of time with the engagement team during the performance of the audit to ensure that all parties involved are working as efficiently and effectively as possible.

Rick has played a role on several due diligence engagements as a dedicated health care professional resource.  He has conducted several client interviews and analyzed the quality of earnings reports for many of RSM’s clients.   

Business and professional affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants  
  • Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Healthcare Financial Management Association
  • Member of an audit committee of a nonprofit entity in Bloomington, Minnesota


  • Bachelor of Science, accounting and finance, Minnesota State University, Mankato


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