Jeeyoung Kim

Counsel

Los Angeles
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Overview

Jeeyoung Kim’s practice focuses on healthcare-related issues, including federal and state licensing and regulatory compliance, peer review and credentialing, medical staff governance, medical staff bylaws and policies, hospital operations, fraud and abuse, contracting, patient privacy and telemedicine. She represents hospitals, medical staffs, managed care organizations, medical groups, and other healthcare entities and providers in these matters. Jeeyoung assists clients in navigating an ever-changing regulatory landscape to provide effective and quality healthcare services.

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  • Advises healthcare entities on licensing and accreditation requirements, regulatory compliance and risk management strategies.

  • Counsels healthcare clients on peer review and credentialing best practices, medical staff governance and allied health professionals’ scope of practice.

  • Advises healthcare entities on appeals of immediate jeopardy determinations and administrative penalties, the Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act (EMTALA) and patient privacy and security requirements.

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Experience

  • Advises healthcare entities on licensing and accreditation requirements, regulatory compliance and risk management strategies.

  • Counsels healthcare clients on peer review and credentialing best practices, medical staff governance and allied health professionals’ scope of practice.

  • Advises healthcare entities on appeals of immediate jeopardy determinations and administrative penalties, the Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act (EMTALA) and patient privacy and security requirements.

  • Assists hospitals and medical staffs in the development of medical staff bylaws, rules and regulations, and policies and procedures.

  • Provides training on credentialing and peer review responsibilities to peer review committees and assists in all aspects of peer review hearings.

  • Advises healthcare entities and providers on telemedicine arrangements, telemedicine credentialing and privileging practices, and the development of telemedicine policies.

  • Advises a drug store chain on business models for retail health clinics in various states.

  • Counsels pharmacies on licensing requirements and other regulatory and compliance issues.

  • Counsels medical device manufacturers on physician financial relationships and other regulatory and compliance issues.

  • Counsels software vendors on privacy and security requirements and other regulatory and compliance issues.

Recognitions and Memberships

Memberships

  • American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA)
    • Medical Staff, Credentialing and Peer Review
    • Health Information and Technology: Telemedicine and E-Health
    • Hospitals and Health Systems: Enterprise Risk Management Task Force
    • Pro Bono Champion
  • American Telemedicine Association
  • Women in Health Administration of Southern California
  • Asian Pacific American Bar Association of Los Angeles County
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association (LACBA)
    • Health Law Section
    • Joint LACBA-Los Angeles County Medical Association (LACMA) Committee on Biomedical Ethics

Community

  • Teach for America (2004 to 2006)

Industries

Admissions

  • California

Education

  • J.D., Health Law concentration, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, 2009; with honors; Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine, Executive Notes Editor; CALI Excellence for the Future Awards: Healthcare Transactions, Health Law Clinic and Transactional Writing; teaching assistant and Honors Fellow
  • M.A., Secondary Education, Loyola Marymount University, 2006
  • B.A., Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley, 2006, Chancellors Scholar