Educational Institutions

Midwifery Education Accreditation Council

  • Ann Arbor, MI
  • www.meacschools.org

Mission Statement

MEAC's mission is to promote excellent education in midwifery through accreditation. It creates standards and criteria for the education of midwives that incorporate the nationally recognized core competencies and guiding principles set by the Midwives Alliance of North America and fulfill the requirements for national certification by North American Registry of Midwives.
MEAC's accreditation criteria for midwifery education programs reflect the unique components and philosophy of the Midwives Model of Care.

Service Areas

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National

MEAC is an accrediting agency approved by the US Department of Education.

ruling year

1992

Principal Officer

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Ms. Sandra Bitonti Stewart

Keywords

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midwifery, education, accreditation, accredit, midwife, school, council, midwives, certify, certification, continuing, ceu, ceus, pregnancy, choices, birth, center, pregnant, meac

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EIN

85-0399645

 Number

6221400407

Physical Address

1935 Pauline Blvd. Ste. 100B

Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Also Known As

MEAC

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Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Management & Technical Assistance (B02)

Alliance/Advocacy Organizations (B01)

Management & Technical Assistance (W02)

IRS Filing Requirement

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Programs

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Program 1

Midwifery Education Accreditation Council accredits non-nurse midwifery programs and institutions. MEAC also approves continuing education programs. We serve as an information resource for aspiring midwives.

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Service Areas

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National

MEAC is an accrediting agency approved by the US Department of Education.

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MIDWIFERY EDUCATION ACCREDITATION COUNCIL INC
Fiscal year: Jul 01-Jun 30

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Midwifery Education Accreditation Council

Leadership

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Principal Officer

Ms. Sandra Bitonti Stewart

BIO

Education: 1991 BA, Michigan State University's James Madison College; Certificate in Public Health Practice, University of Minnesota, expected 2012Professional Activities: Sandra Bitonti Stewart joins MEAC as Executive Director with over 20 years of advocacy, nonprofit management and fundraising experience in the fields of maternity care, women's issues and the environment. She is co-founder of Birth Network National and the CIMS' Birth Survey (Transparency in Maternity Care) project.

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Holly Scholles

no affiliation

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