Most physicians can now access new resource areas by using Internet service providers. There will be a vast amount of coding information in the months to come, much with free access or as a service to members. Below are some Web sites that are good resources of coding and related information in addition to the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP).

http://www.aap.org

http://www.medem.com

The American Academy of Pediatrics, along with six other physician associations and medical specialty societies, went in on this new Web site to provide reliable medical information.

Remember that there are excellent coding resources at the Academy. The Division of Health Care Finance and Practice maintains a FaxBack Coding Hotline. Academy members can call 800/433-9016, ext 6022, and leave their name and fax number and a sheet will be faxed where they can fill out their questions. The answers will come by fax back service within 1 week....

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