Matt Monk is a native of Cullman, Alabama. He has over twenty years of experience in the Health Information Management industry. Matt began his HIM career as a Medical Transcriptionist at Woodland Medical Center in Cullman, Alabama while a student at Wallace State Community College. Following graduation from Wallace State in 2000, Matt moved to Birmingham to attend the University of Alabama Birmingham (UAB) to pursue a bachelor’s degree in Health Information Management. Matt also began to work for Brookwood Baptist Health (formerly Baptist Health System) at their Princeton campus. For the next 20 years Matt worked at this system as a DRG specialist, HIM Supervisor, Coding Team Leader, Coding Compliance Manager, and Internal Coding Auditor. In 2020, Matt left Brookwood Baptist Health and joined Cloudmed. This company utilizes advanced technology and human expertise to provide revenue integrity solutions for healthcare facilities around the country. Matt serves this company as an Auditor II in which he works with several facilities around the country to identify revenue and compliance opportunities in the facility’s coding data.
Matt met his wife Mary in 2002 and they married in 2003. They have seven children Jesse (16), Lilly (15), Bella (14), Noah (12), Grayson (11), Eli (9), and Caleb (8). Matt also is a licensed Southern Baptist Minister and serves as Minister of Education at Community Baptist Church in Maylene.