A Sample Resume for Medical Billing and Coding Specialists

This medical billing and coding sample resume can cure your writer’s block!

Medical billing and coding graduates, rejoice! You’ve graduated from your training program and are now closer to becoming a healthcare professional! Your next step on your career path is to write a cover letter and resume.

Writing a resume is not the most fun task in the world. Sometimes it can be daunting or frustrating. However, a skills-based resume can help you emphasize all the skills you’ve learned in medical billing and coding school. A skills-based resume can help highlight your internship experience, education, and technical skills if you don’t have a lot of professional work experience in your field.

If you need help on formatting, organizing, and wording your resume, use Branford Hall’s sample medical billing and coding resume below to guide you. A sample can help ensure that you don’t leave out important skills or necessary details. Our advisors in our Career Services Department can also offer you cover letter examples, connect you with job opportunities in the community, and help you prepare for a job interview! Soon, you could have an all-star resume that attracts a potential employer! Good luck with your job search!

Genevieve Durand
Medical Biller and Coder
800 17th Street – Jersey City, NJ 07310
Cell: 407-XXX-XXXX – Email: Genevieve.Durand@youremailhost.com

Trained and dedicated medical billing and coding specialist seeking full-time position with Internal Care Associates. Passionate about the healthcare system. Trained in ICD-10 coding, medical terminology, data management, data entry, conducting billing practices, and other administrative tasks. Familiar with various computerized coding programs and electronic health records.


  • ICD-10
  • CPT
  • Medical terminology
  • Insurance terminology
  • HIPAA/Patient confidentiality
  • Data entry
  • Data management
  • Electronic health records
  • Microsoft Office systems (Word, Excel, Office)
  • Medical billing and coding software
  • Medicare, Medicaid, and private insurance claims

Medical Biller and Coder (Unpaid Extern)
Health Happy Associates, Jersey City, NJ—February 2016 to April 2016

Participated in 100-hour unpaid externship. Managed health records. Applied ICD-10 coding under supervision. Used tools to convert ICD-9 codes. Updated and processed insurance claims for time and accuracy. Submitted claims to Medicare, Medicaid, and private health insurance providers. Received excellent externship feedback from supervisor.

Shake Shack, Jersey City, NJ – January 2013 to February 2015

Ran cash register and processed returns. Offered customer assistance with questions about dietary accommodations, food sources, and more. Helped to manage, reorder, and restock food supplies. Positive performance evaluation from head manager.

Branford Hall Career Institute, Jersey City, NJ (accredited)

Medical Billing and Coding Certificate, 2016
Graduated from Medical Billing and Coding program with a 3.7 GPA.

Lincoln High School
Diploma, 2014

Craig Stephenson, Instructor of Medical Billing and Coding Certificate Program, Branford Hall XXX-XXX-XXXX
David Shapiri, Externship Supervisor, MedQuest Associates, XXX-XXX-XXXX