Karl and Sara Schmitt

we are: healthcare coalition experts

We are a boutique firm focused solely on helping healthcare coalition leaders build effective, self-sustaining organizations that deliver meaningful services to their members and their communities at large.

We bring the perfect combination nonprofit development experience and preparedness expertise to help coalitions lay a rock-solid business foundation that supports the delivery of valuable educational opportunities to their members.

We are Karl and Sara Schmitt, the founders of bParati.com and bParati, LLC. We believe healthcare coalitions provide a better way...

bParati.com 4.0 is on the way

Forgive us for being quiet lately, we've been bit busy. Within weeks we will take bParati.com 4.0 live, and it's more than just a pretty new face. Sure, it will be packed with much needed features, but the real power is under the hood. We invested much to the  technology that will power the bParati healthcare coalition network, which will allow us to stream our content, fully formatted, to healthcare coalition websites in real time. When we publish a new resource, you get it on your coalition website– delivering excellent value to your members.  Stay tuned.

Karl schmitt

Karl SchmittFounder & CEO


our vision, our mission

to reduce human suffering and loss of life

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our vision

To reduce human suffering and loss of life caused by disasters and the responses to them

our mission

To align the disaster preparedness efforts of healthcare organizations, emergency management agencies, and public health departments through effective, sustainable healthcare coalitions

our values

  • Public dollars mean public domain
  • Shared cost, shared effort, shared resources – whenever and wherever possible
  • Cross-pollination of ideas and knowledge between professional disciplines, economic sectors, and jurisdictions
  • Access to preparedness resources anywhere, anytime, regardless of economic means

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Karl and Sara Schmitt

(217) 953-0843

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Home Base: 600 Wind Meadow Dr.
Chatham, Illinois  62629, USA

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About bParati

We are laser focused on ASPR Healthcare Capability 1, the Foundation for Healthcare & Medical Readiness. We help healthcare coalition leaders lay the foundation for effective, sustainable organizations that deliver value to their members ... learn more