A leading medical billing and coding company in the U.S., Outsource Strategies International is proud to announce that our articles – “Here Comes the Sun: Know the Difference Between Heat Stroke and Heat Exhaustion” and “Summer Fun: Be Aware of Sunburns – ICD-10” have been published in the May / June 2022 issue of BC Advantage Magazine.

Heat illnesses range from mild to severe. The sun’s UV rays are strongest during summer months and over exposure to these rays can cause sun burn and other heat-related illnesses such as – heat rash, heat cramps, heat exhaustion or heat stroke. Heat-related illnesses are preventable, with proper prevention tips.

OSI’s article on sunburn is authored by Amber Darst, the company’s Solutions Manager in the Practice and Revenue Cycle Management Department. The article on the differences between heat stroke and heat exhaustion is authored by Meghann Drella, Senior Solutions Manager in the Healthcare Division of the same department.

Know the Difference Between Heat Stroke and Heat Exhaustion

Our article on sunburn, discusses the types of sunburn degrees, ICD-10 and CPT codes for sunburns, necessary steps to prevent excessive UV exposure, and some first aid tips. The other article discusses the signs, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment options of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. This article also lists the ICD-10 codes to report these heat-related illnesses.

BC Advantage Magazine is a highly acclaimed, CEU-approved national online healthcare publication and the largest independent resource provider in the industry for medical coders and billers, healthcare auditors, practice managers, compliance officers, and clinical documentation experts. It features articles written by industry professionals on a wide range of subjects such as billing/coding, legal issues, marketing, business building, career advantage, coders 20/20, news, reviews and more.

“As a company that has been providing medical billing, coding and other support functions such as insurance verifications and authorizations for medical offices in the USA for more than 17 years, we are proud of our accomplishments. Getting featured in BC Advantage Magazine validates our company’s culture of hard work and customer service,” says Rajeev Rajagopal, President of Managed Outsource Solutions.

OSI has years of experience in providing medical billing and coding services for all medical specialties, including dermatology. We serve a vast clientele – individual physicians, physician groups, free standing diagnostic facilities, multi-specialty groups, clinics, long-term care facilities, acute care facilities, and hospitals. Our coding and billing experts have a clear understanding of the changing coding standards and reimbursement policies of all major government and private insurance companies. Our experience and expertise in the industry have been continuously recognized and featured by BC Advantage Magazine.

For more information about Outsource Strategies International, please visit www.outsourcestrategies.com.