The highly acclaimed CEU-approved national online healthcare publication BC Advantage has published Outsource Strategies International (OSI)’s article titled “March Is Multiple Sclerosis Education and Awareness Month” as the cover story in their MARCH / APRIL 2021 | Issue 16.2.

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The article is written by Meghann Drella, an AAPC-certified coding professional on OSI’s expert team, who is also the Senior Solutions Manager at Managed Outsource Solutions (MOS).

“As a company that has been providing medical billing, coding and other support functions such as insurance verifications and authorizations for medical offices in USA for more than 15 years, we are proud of our accomplishments. Getting featured on BC Advantage Magazine validates our company’s culture of hard work and customer service.” says Rajeev Rajagopal, President of Managed Outsource Solutions.

The article provides a comprehensive overview of a chronic inflammatory disease that affects the central nervous system, multiple sclerosis (MS). More than 2.8 million people worldwide are estimated to be living with MS, including about 1 million in the United States, according to the recently updated Atlas of MS. It also discusses the major risk factors that cause MS, signs and symptoms, four types of MS, diagnosis and treatment options. Along with these details, the article also highlights the fact that March is observed as Multiple Sclerosis Education and Awareness Month to spread awareness about the condition and to support people living with the condition. Importantly, this article discusses the ICD-10 codes and guidelines to report the MS condition.

OSI has been successfully providing accurate medical billing, coding, and insurance verification services to the healthcare industry for more than 15 years. The company’s AAPC-certified coders have a strong understanding of ICD-10-CM and CPT requirements and procedures, and stay up-to-date with coding changes, payer-specific documentation requirements, and state and federal regulations.

Earlier, another of OSI’s articles titled “September is Rheumatic Disease Awareness Month” had also appeared as the cover story of BC Advantage Magazine’s Sept / Oct 2020 | Issue 15.5.

OSI strives to leverage its medical billing and coding expertise to provide customized solutions for all medical specialties. Their experience and expertise have been continuously recognized and featured by BC Advantage Magazine, the largest independent resource provider in the industry for medical coders and billers, healthcare auditors, practice managers, compliance officers, and clinical documentation experts.

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