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National Comprehensive Cancer Network

Your best resource in the fight against cancer

three stars

87.95

275 Commerce Drive Suite 300
Fort Washington, PA 19034
tel: (215) 690-0300   Web Site
EIN: 23-2818395

Board Leadership
Ronald Walters
Chair

CEO
Robert W. Carlson
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.95 three stars
  Financial 91.92 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN), an alliance of 26 of the world's leading cancer centers, is devoted to patient care, research, and education, is dedicated to improving the quality, effectiveness, and efficiency of cancer care so that patients can live better lives. Through the leadership and expertise of clinical professionals at NCCN Member Institutions, NCCN develops resources that present valuable information to the numerous stakeholders in the health care delivery system. As the arbiter of high-quality cancer care, NCCN promotes the importance of continuous quality improvement and recognizes the significance of creating clinical practice guidelines appropriate for use by patients, clinicians, and other health care decision-makers.

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN), an alliance of 26 of the world's leading cancer centers, is devoted to patient care, research, and education, is dedicated to improving the quality, effectiveness, and efficiency of cancer care so that patients can live better lives. Through the leadership and expertise of clinical professionals at NCCN Member Institutions, NCCN develops resources that present valuable information to the numerous stakeholders in the health care delivery system. As the arbiter of high-quality cancer care, NCCN promotes the importance of continuous quality improvement and recognizes the significance of creating clinical practice guidelines appropriate for use by patients, clinicians, and other health care decision-makers.

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Financial

four stars

91.92

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
82.9%
  Administrative Expenses 14.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.72
  Program Expenses Growth 4.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 25.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Comprehensive Cancer Network on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Comprehensive Cancer Network on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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National Comprehensive Cancer Network (PA) 87.95 three stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $13,043,244
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $3,544,167
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $16,587,411
   Program Service Revenue $17,540,902
Total Primary Revenue $34,128,313
   Other Revenue $1,723,965
TOTAL REVENUE $35,852,278
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $22,883,286
   Administrative Expenses $4,739,289
   Fundraising Expenses $651,670
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $28,274,245
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $7,578,033
   
Net Assets $46,626,176

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Conferences, Symposia and Publications $13,643,684 59.6%
Dissemination of Patient Information $3,180,227 13.9%
Development of Clinical Research Network $3,129,276 13.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 05/01/2020 87.95 three stars
2017-12 04/01/2019 87.59 three stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 87.52 three stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 83.51 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 80.28 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 07/01/2015 79.91 two stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 77.12 two stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 85.28 three stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 88.24 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 90.67 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 06/01/2011 88.44 three stars
2008-12 09/01/2010 96.50 four stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 23-2818395
Name in IRS Master File NATIONAL COMPREHENSIVE CANCER NETWORK INC
NTEE Code E99
NTEE Classification Health - General and Rehabilitative N.E.C.
NTEE Type Health - General and Rehabilitative
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (179) Other health services
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date March, 1997
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$840,624 2.97% Robert W. Carlson Chief Executive Officer

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Charity Contact Info

National Comprehensive Cancer Network
275 Commerce Drive
Suite 300
Fort Washington, PA 19034
tel: (215) 690-0300
fax: (215) 690-0280
EIN: 23-2818395

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Board Leadership

Ronald Walters
Chair

CEO

Robert W. Carlson
Chief Executive Officer

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