Laurette Howard – CPC-A
5455 SE Celestial Circle
Stuart, FL 34997
(772) 215-6684

OBJECTIVE: Seeking an entry-level position in a medical facility as a medical biller/coder, electronic medical records technician and or Medical Record field.

QUALIFCATIONS: Proficient with medical coding sets - CPT-4, HCPCS, and ICD-9-cm. Knowledgeable of insurance regulatory statutes/laws, federal, state and private payer programs, as well as electronic medical records applications and regulations.
Possess excellent organizational skills, highly motivated and detail-oriented.


Treasure Coast Hospice - Stuart, FL May 2010
Medical Billing and Coding Specialist - Clinical Externship Site – Medical records software, process and code claims.

Safe Space - Stuart, FL February 2010 to May 2010
House Aid - Provide care for the needs of victims of domestic abuse and answer the crisis hot line calls.

Monkeyshine Cleaning - Stuart, FL January 2006 to May 2009
Supervisor - Manage a 4 person crew, insuring homes were properly cleaned on time.
Bonded/insured cleaner of private residents/businesses.

Tsunami Pressure Cleaning - Stuart, FL January 2006 to January 2007
Owner – Manage and hire all personnel, balance and maintain monthly accounts. Process accounts payable and receivable and outside sales.

Martin Nursing and Restorative Care - Stuart, FL March 2003 to January 2006
Certified Nursing Assistant - Assist residents with daily living.


MedVance Institute - Stuart, FL May 2010
Honors Graduate in Medical Billing and Coding - GPA: 4.00

SPECIAL SKILLS: Type 60 wpm. Proficient in medical terminology. Strong MediSoft, PowerPoint, Excel and Medical Manager Software skills.

CPC - May 2010
CPR - July 2009
Domestic Violence Certification – MedVance Institute - Stuart, FL
HIV/AIDS Certification - MedVance Institute - Stuart ,FL
First Aid Certification - 4/10 - 4/11

AAPC Member – Sailfish chapter – Stuart, FL
MedVance Honor roll – All 4 Semesters
MedVance Volunteer Program Treasurer - June 2009 to May 2010
Relay for Life - Captain
Humane Society Volunteer