Following are names and telephone numbers of sources quoted in this issue:
• Judy Homa-Lowry, RN, MSBA, CPHQ, director of quality improvement with The Delta Group, Greenville, SC. Telephone: (810) 759-4520.
• Alicia Mitchell, assistant director of media relations, American Hospital Association, Washington, DC. Telephone: (202) 638-1100.
• Sara R. Foer, MPH, MSJ, senior communications specialist, American Nurses Association, Washington, DC. Telephone: (202) 651-7023.
• Judy Stokes, RN, director of quality resource management, Kaiser Permanente, Atlanta. Telephone: (404) 364-7140.
• Sarah Stanley, RN, MS, director of nursing practice, American Nurses Association, Washington, DC. Telephone: (202) 651-7066.
• Julia A. Rieve, RN, BSHCM, CCM, CPHQ, FNAHQ, president of CQI-A Healthcare Management Consulting Services Company, Oakland, CA. Telephone: (510) 271-6765.
• "J" Luna-Parker, RN, BS, CPHQ, CQAUR, founder, Medical Weight Control, Rancho Cucamonga, CA. Telephone: (909) 980-3642.
• Maryann Martin, RN, CQAUR, CEO of Medical Management Development Associates, San Diego. Telephone: (800) 255-3276.
• Anne Lane, RN, education director of the American Board of Quality Assurance and Utilization Review Physicians, Tampa, FL. Telephone: (813) 286-4411.
• Carolyn K. Lewis, PhD, RN, director of American Nurses Credentialing Center, a subsidiary of the American Nurses Association. Telephone: (800) 215-3727.
• Chris Sapp, supervisor of quality resource management, Kaiser Permanente, Atlanta. Telephone: (404) 364-7159.