Kristen Geissler, MS, PT, CPHQ, MBA
Managing Director, Berkeley Research Group, LLC
Kristen Geissler has over 20 years of experience in healthcare, both in direct patient care and administrative and consulting roles. She has expertise in various quality based reimbursement methodologies, including Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) Inpatient Quality Reporting and Value-Based Purchasing, and has a detailed understanding of providers’ auditing and submission requirements related to the various required and voluntary national quality reporting policies. She also has expertise in clinical documentation improvement and the role of coding and documentation in quality reporting. Before her consulting career, Ms. Geissler was the director of Quality Improvement for a health system, and she is also a licensed physical therapist.