Alison C. Essary is an associate professor in the School for the Science of Health Care Delivery at Arizona State University in Phoenix. Alicia Quella is an assistant director of MEDEX Northwest at the University of Washington School of Medicine in Spokane. Dennis Blessing is a distinguished teaching professor at the University of Texas in San Antonio. The authors have disclosed no potential conflicts of interest, financial or otherwise.
Roderick S. Hooker, PhD, PA, and Richard W. Dehn, MPA, PA-C, DFAAPA, department editors