New pediatric hospitalist at Kaiser

MELISSA KIM, Pediatric hospitalist

Dr. Melissa Kim has joined Kaiser Permanente as a pediatric hospitalist at Maui Memorial Medical Center, the health care organization reported earlier this month.

She most recently served as a pediatric hospitalist at Nemours Children’s Health System at Indian River Medical Center in Vero Beach, Fla., and Nemours Children’s Urgent Care in Melbourne, Fla.

She received her medical degree from Loma Linda University School of Medicine in California and completed her pediatric residency at University of Kentucky in Lexington.

She is board certified in pediatrics and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.

Kim is an assistant professor, global status, in the department of pediatrics at her alma mater, Loma Linda University School of Medicine.