The following are names and contact information for sources quoted in this issue:

Michael J. Parshall, Vice President, The Health Care Group, Plymouth Meeting, PA. Telephone: (610) 828-3888. E-mail: mparshall@ Web site: http://www

Diane Peterson, President, D. Peterson & Associates, Houston. Telephone: (713) 795-5800. E-mail:

Richard D. Hanson, Health Care Consultant, Medical Group Management Association, Palo Alto, CA. Telephone: (888) 608-5601, ext. 877.

Rita A. Scichilone, Practice Manager of Coding Products and Services, American Health Information Management Association, Woodbine, IA. Telephone: (312) 233-1502.

Todd Welter, Coding Consultant, Medical Group Management Association, Englewood, CO. Telephone: (888) 608-5601.

Lori Norris, Physician Recruiting and Marketing Director, North Kansas City (MO) Hospital. Telephone: (816) 691-1686.