As of March 31, 1997, AmSurg and its affiliated entities employed 178
persons, 154 of whom were full-time employees and 24 of whom were part-time
employees. Of the above, 44 were employed at AmSurg's headquarters in Nashville,
Tennessee. In addition, approximately 108 employees are leased on a part-time
basis and 152 are leased on a full-time basis from the associated physician
practices. None of these employees is represented by a union. AmSurg believes
its relationship with its employees to be excellent.
LEGAL PROCEEDINGS AND INSURANCE
From time to time, AmSurg may be named a party to legal claims and
proceedings in the ordinary course of business. Management is not aware of any
claims or proceedings against it or its partnerships that might have a material
financial impact on AmSurg.
Each of AmSurg's surgery centers and physician practices maintains separate
medical malpractice insurance in amounts it deems adequate for its business.