Meet the Staff, Debcore, Inc.
Staff photo.


Deborah Patulak RN, MS - President/Director

Deb Patulak is a registered nurse and has over three decades of experience in geriatric care, home health, hospice, acute care and leadership. Deb received her Masters degree from the University of Massachusetts, and held numerous community positions including Vice President of Clinical Services at the Holyoke Visiting Nurse Association.

Deb founded Debcor Homecare, Inc. in 2000, with the goal of helping people remain in their homes and living as independently as possible. Deb is focused on positive solutions, embracing wellness, and enhancing quality of life. She believes that with Debcor's help, individuals and families benefit from a positive, pro-active approach to challenges.

In her many roles that include care manager, supervisor, nurse and administrator, Deb has developed and implemented initiatives providing health promotion and advocacy for her clients and their families. Her work reflects the U.S. health initiative, “Healthy People 2020,” and Deb continues to lead the agency in a positive direction.

Deb is an adjunct faculty member with the School of Nursing, at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. She enjoys music, traveling and time with family, friends and her pets.


Amy Watson - Administrative Care Associate

Amy hails from Dallas, Texas, where she received her Bachelor of Arts from Texas A&M. Amy has an extensive background in the insurance industry and customer service. She has helped Debcor Homecare operate a well-organized and efficient office since she arrived in Massachusetts in 2009.

Amy brings professionalism and personable customer service skills, while coordinating the scheduling needs of our clients. Working with families and our staff, Amy demonstrates an understanding of the importance of compassion and sensitivity for each individual. In her daily work, Amy provides support to our clients and staff, always reflecting the mission of our agency.

She enjoys cooking southern cuisine, reading, movies and spending time with her family.