The editors at Healthcare Finance News know that a great story starts with great sources. In every issue, we talk to scores of professionals who are working on the front lines of healthcare finance. Our October sources include the following experts, listed by name, organization and the printed page on which they were cited:

Deborah Anderson, Kentucky Medicaid Office, 5
Kevin Barger, WellPoint, 16
Jim Bassinger, Bank of America, 6
Lyle Berkowitz, Northwestern Memorial Physician Group, 14,21
Lynne Bishop, Forrester Research, 17
Michael Davis, HIMSS Analytics, 20
Jane DuBose, HealthLeaders-InterStudy, 21
Charles Francis, PRA Services, 20
Mike Freed, Spectrum Health, 12
Paul Fryer, AMIC, 6
Tip Ghosh, Bloomsbury Consulting Group, 7,21
Chuck Grassley, U.S. Senate, Iowa (R), 4
Dan Green, St. Mary's Health Care, 19
David A. Haley, The Haley Group, 18
David Hampshire, Computer Sciences Corp., 16
Katy Henrickson, Forrester Research, 16
Paul Henry, Cascade Healthcare Communities, 18
Ann Howard, American Home Care Association, 14
Karen Ignagni, AHIP, 5
David Imhoff, St. Mary's Medical Center, 11
Jane Jackson, St. Mary's Medical Center, 13
Hunter Kome, Premier, Inc., 7
Danielle Lloyd, American Hospital Association, 12
Alan Louie, Health Industry Insights, 3
Debra MacClennan, Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina, 21
Mark B. McClellan, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid, 16
Cathy McKillip, Misys Healthcare Systems, 18
Susan Millerick, Aetna, 16
Joseph Mondy, Cigna, 17
Laura Noble, Healthcare Financial Management Association, 6
Dallas Olson Jr., Misys Healthcare Systems, 18
Rod Piechowski, NAHIT, 7
David Plocher, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota, 16
Denise Remus, Premier, Inc., 12
Shannon Riley, West Virginia Medicaid Office, 5
David Roberts, HIMSS, 21
Diane Rowland, Kaiser Family Foundation, 16
Matt Salo, National Governors Association, 5
Steven A. Schroeder, University of California, 21
Mary Sellers, Humana, 17
Steve Short, Tampa General Hospital, 13
Steven Smith, Genesis Health System, 1
Robert Tennant, MGMA, 21
Ashley Thompson, American Hospital Association, 6
Ron Verni, Sage Group, 14
James Watson, Doculabs, 20
Allen S. Weiss, NCH Healthcare System, 7
Bill Whitely, Ingenix, 17
Jim Wilson, Craneware, Inc., 18
Robert Wynbrandt, Society of Thoracic Surgeons, 16