Kim is an independent coding and reimbursement consultant, providing audit, training and oversight of coding and reimbursement functions for physicians. Kim completed three years of premedical education at the University of Alabama before she decided that she preferred the business side of medicine. She completed a bachelor’s degree in Health Care Management and went on to obtain certification through the American Academy of Professional Coders and the American Health Information Management Association. Recognizing the important position of compliance in today’s world, she has also obtained certification as a Certified Healthcare Compliance Consultant and a Certified Healthcare Audit Professional and has recently earned a Master of Jurisprudence in Health Law. Kim is also an AHIMA-approved ICD-10-CM Trainer and a member of the AHIMA Coding Community Council.