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Medical Billing Department

Rebecca Sandoval

Rebecca Sandoval

Medical Billing Department Director
Teaching at Laurus since 2012
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Rebecca has worked in the medical field for over 17 years. She started in the chart room and eventually moved into a position where she was in charge of obtaining authorizations. As Rebecca continued to learn more about insurance companies and coding guidelines, she was then trained for the billing position and soon realized that was the position for her; she loved it!
Rebecca has an Associate Degree in Medical Billing and Coding and is also an MA. She truly enjoys being an instructor at Laurus, always striving to give students the knowledge that she has obtained through the years.

Laurus College Instructor - Norma Walker

Norma Walker

Medical Billing Instructor
Teaching at Laurus since 2012
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As a young mother, Norma always dreamed of doing extraordinary things with her life. She tried her hardest, no matter what “road bumps” or “hurdles” she faced, in order to achieve her dreams. Now, as an instructor, Norma encourages her students to do the same. Known for her friendliness and attention to detail, Norma takes pride in helping students overcome their own hurdles so that they can enter the healthcare field as confident and outgoing professionals.

Norma received her A.S. Degree in Medical Billing and Coding from Charter College, and has been teaching at Laurus College in Oxnard for over 2 years.

Charla Gonzales-Sanchez

Charla Gonzales-Sanchez

Medical Billing Instructor
Teaching at Laurus since 2013
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Charla has nearly 20 years in the Medical Industry in various areas of the Medical office; Administrative, Clinical and Billing & Coding. She is a professional in her industry and has been recognized for her continued efforts in her field. As a graduate with honors, she strives to bring that same level of accomplishment to all her students and their studies.

Sheryl Munoz

Sheryl Munoz

Medical Billing Instructor
Teaching at Laurus since 2013
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Sheryl has worked in the healthcare industry for over 18 years, starting in a large healthcare organization, and then moving to various medical offices of different specialty physicians over the years. She has both an AA and a BA degree in Healthcare Administration.

Sheryl’s knowledge of the healthcare industry from medical billing, claims processing, conducting training, and overseeing an entire medical office, along with keeping up-to-date in her area of expertise has enhanced her teaching at Laurus College. She enjoys using her skills to guide students from the time they start and even after they finish school so they can have a rewarding career in the healthcare industry.

Sheryl always tells her students “I have the upmost respect that you have taken the first step, even though you may have a busy schedule whether it be working, taking care of your children, or just life itself to attend class. This first step will be the best decision you have ever made and you will reap the rewards”.