Gail is a health care consultant with over 30 years experience in health information management (HIM) and education. A nationally recognized expert in coding, Gail has authored coding textbooks on CPT and ICD-10-CM and is the author of several courses for Libman Education including CPT Update, ICD-10-CM for Pediatrics, CPT for Pediatrics, and others.
Gail was an associate professor and director of a HIM program at the University of Cincinnati and program director at Cincinnati State Technical and Community College. She received her bachelor’s degree in HIM from The Ohio State University and her master’s degree in education from The College of Mount St. Joseph in Cincinnati, Ohio. Gail is President of Gail I. Smith Consulting.