Disease, Disorders, Medical Disciplines

Medical Education Institute, Inc.

MEI Transforms Lives Through Evidence Based Kidney Education

aka MEI

Madison, WI

Mission

The Medical Education Institute (MEI) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) dedicated to helping people with chronic diseases learn to manage and improve their health.

To fulfill our mission:

• We conduct health behavior research to better understand the patient experience and the interactions between patients and their healthcare teams.
• We create educational materials—based on research and adult education principles—to empower patients to manage their health.
• We distribute these educational resources at little or no cost to maximize their availability.
• We work with policy-makers and providers to create patient-friendly, rehab-friendly policy.

Ruling Year

1993

Executive Director

Ms. Dori Schatell

Main Address

414 D'Onofrio Dr Ste 200

Madison, WI 53719 USA

Keywords

patient, education, chronic, disease, illness, outcomes, empowerment, partnership, self-management

EIN

39-1739731

 Number

2375760457

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Kidney (G44)

Research Institutes and/or Public Policy Analysis (G05)

Research Institutes and/or Public Policy Analysis (E05)

IRS Filing Requirement

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Our programs

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Home Dialysis Central

Life Options

Kidney School

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Financials

Medical Education Institute, Inc.

Fiscal year: Jan 01 - Dec 31

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Operations

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Board Leadership Practices

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations?

No

CEO OVERSIGHT

Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year?

No

ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year?

No

BOARD COMPOSITION

Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership?

No

BOARD PERFORMANCE

Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years?

No