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Patient Advocate Foundation
421 Butler Farm Road
Hampton, VA 23666
tel: (800) 532-5274
fax: (757) 873-8999
EIN: 54-1806317

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Board Leadership

F. Marc Stewart


Alan J. Balch
Chief Executive Officer

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Health : Patient and Family Support

Patient Advocate Foundation

Solving insurance and healthcare access problems since 1996

(out of 100)
Overall Score & Rating 95.47 4 stars
  Financial 95.00 4 stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 4 stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial Performance Metrics
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity’s total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
  Administrative Expenses 3.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.89
  Program Expenses Growth 11.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Patient Advocate Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Income Statement     (FYE 06/2014)

   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $54,696,910
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $187,500
   Fundraising Events $197,927
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $58,624
Total Contributions $55,140,961
   Program Service Revenue $4,582,380
Total Primary Revenue $59,723,341
   Other Revenue $295,355
TOTAL REVENUE $60,018,696
   Program Expenses $45,576,869
   Administrative Expenses $1,455,096
   Fundraising Expenses $1,033,807
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $11,952,924
Net Assets $46,134,679

Financial Charts

Compensation of Leaders     (FYE 06/2014)

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
$106,237 0.22% Alan J. Balch Executive Director $68,541
Other Salaries of Note
$193,279 0.40% Nancy Davenport-Ennis Former Chief Executive Officer $99,996


The mission of the Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF) is to provide effective mediation and arbitration services to patients to remove obstacles to healthcare including medical debt crisis, insurance access issues and employment issues for patients with chronic, debilitating and life-threatening illnesses. PAF is a national organization which provides professional case management services to Americans with chronic, life threatening and debilitating illnesses. PAF case managers serve as active liaisons between the patient and their insurer, employer and/or creditors to resolve insurance, job retention and/or debt crisis matters as they relate to their diagnosis also assisted by doctors and healthcare attorneys. PAF seeks to safeguard patients through effective mediation assuring access to care, maintenance of employment and preservation of their financial stability.

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