Stephen Clayton, MHA, CPC, CRCR, CSMC

Vice President, Revenue Cycle and Managed Care

Stephen is responsible for the oversight of Patient Access, Managed Care, Health Information Management, Billing, Collections, Charge Master and Charge Capture operations. He has over 20 years of experience in revenue cycle operations and information technology implementations in both hospitals and physician networks. He directs many successful revenue cycle operations improvement initiatives and leads several managed care contracting negotiations to achieve strategic goals.

Stephen is a Certified Professional Coder and has a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology and Political Science from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. As a North Carolina Albert Schweitzer Fellow, he earned his Masters of Health Care Administration Degree from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Department of Public Health Sciences. He is a member of several professional organizations, including the Healthcare Financial Management Association and the American Health Information Management Association.