CHCE Student Spotlight: Gheshanna Porcher, CPC-A
[Charleston, SC] Determination is a powerful, personal character trait where you are intent on achieving a goal. I've never met another that possessed this quality like Gheshanna. She earned her credential as Certified Professional Coder in 2018. Ms. Porcher is not only a certified coder she is also the owner and certified loctitian at Locs to Talk About w/Gheshanna. As a loctitian she specializes in the installation and maintenance of sister locs.
CHCE: How did you hear about Certitude Health Coding Educators?
GHESHANNA: I heard about Certitude Health Coding Educators through a good friend, Toni McDaniel-Singleton. She spoke highly of Jennifer and recommended that I go to Certitude's Facebook page to check her out.
CHCE: What medical coding credential do you currently hold?
GHESHANNA: I am currently credentialed as a Certified Professional Coder - Apprenticeship
CHCE: How has Certitude Health Coding Educators benefited you?
GHESHANNA: Certitude Health Coding Instructor prepared me for that wonderful Coding Exam! Certitude answered the many questions and offered clarifications for me literally during unexpected times. (ie. 1am and 2am).
CHCE: How would you describe your experience with the instructor of your course?
GHESHANNA: My instructor Jennifer Simmons was very committed to my success. She leaves no one behind. She wasn't only concerned about you passing the Coding Exam, she helped me with my resume and kept me abreast with job opportunities.
CHCE: How did you overcome personal challenges and stay focused on accomplishing your goals while taking the course?
GHESHANNA: I overcame personal challenges and remained focus because of my why-- my daughter, Rayghan! She was and still is my driving force. There's so much I what for her in life and I'm striving to give her nothing but the best.
CHCE: What would be your advice to a current and anticipating student of Certitude?
GHESHANNA: I strongly encourage current and anticipating students to think highly of yourself. Coding may seem to be a little complicated and discouraging. Do not stop to throw in the towel. Don't worry about it because Certitude Health Coding Educators will take you there as long you have the faith -- just believe in yourself.
Certitude Health Coding Educators provides medical coding training utilizing the approved curriculum of the American Academy of Professional Coders. All courses are taught by Licensed Instructor, Jennifer Simmons, MBA, CPC, CPC-I .