Organizations/VIPs/Others Individuals and organizations that do not fit into the other star categories.
"Mayo Clinic is a not-for-profit medical practice dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of virtually every type of complex illness. Mayo Clinic is the first and largest integrated, not-for-profit group practice in the world. Doctors from every medical specialty work together to care for patients, joined by common systems and a philosophy of 'the needs of the patient come first.'"
"About Mayo Clinic," www.mayoclinic.com (accessed Oct. 13, 2008)
"Mayo Clinic will provide the best care to every patient every day through integrated clinical practice, education and research."
"Mission and Values," www.mayoclinic.com (accessed Oct. 13, 2008)
Non profit medical research organization
520,000 unique patients (2007)
$710 million overall funding for research and education (2007)
Denis A. Cortese, MD, President and CEO
# of Offices:
Three (Rochester, MN, Jacksonville, FL, and Scottsdale, AZ)
# of Staff:
3,300 physicians, scientists and researchers and 46,000 allied health staff