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Stacey Brennert

Senior Vice President | Chicago

[email protected]732.672.4846

Stacey Brennert, BSN, RN, COC, CIRCC, CHRI is a Senior Vice President with Claro Healthcare’s outpatient CDI practice. As a healthcare leader and consultant for over 25 years, she is a deeply experienced professional nurse with an extensive background in hospital revenue cycle including revenue integrity, compliance, outpatient coding, charge capture and clinical staff education.

Stacey successfully works with leadership, clinicians, and coding staff at large academic and community-based hospitals alike across the United States, focused on clinical documentation improvement to support coding and charging.  She has worked to develop and implement outpatient facility clinical documentation improvement programs, providing education and support to hospital clinical staff and coding teams. Stacey is very successful in developing tools for the facility’s ongoing success.

Stacey’s nursing experience prior to facility outpatient CDI includes medical/surgical nursing, surgical first assist for open heart surgery, clinical educator, nurse consultant responsible for high-cost drug and implant carve out reviews, DRG outlier payment validation, and medical necessary service verification.  Stacey has held hospital leadership roles in the Cardiac Catheterization Lab and Revenue Integrity. 

Stacey holds a Diploma of Nursing from the Lancaster General Hospital School of Nursing and Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Walden University. She is a certified outpatient coder and interventional radiology cardiovascular coder, certified through AAPC. Additionally, she is certified in Healthcare Revenue Integrity by the National Association of Healthcare Revenue Integrity.