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Mercy Health Clinic

Providing high quality medical care, health education and pharmaceuticals to eligible patients free of charge

four stars

90.94

7 Metropolitan Court Suite 1
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
tel: (240) 773-0334   Web Site
EIN: 52-2230932

Board Leadership
Daniel Cochran
Chair

CEO
Mark Foraker
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.94 four stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Mercy Health Clinic (MHC) serves uninsured, low-income adult residents of Montgomery County and is committed to providing high quality medical care, health education and pharmaceuticals to eligible patients free of charge. We are a non-sectarian, non-profit, community health clinic. Mercy Health Clinic patients have access to a wide range of services right here on-site, as well as off-site through partnerships the Clinic has established. Mercy Health Clinic's health education program is led by a physician and certified nutritionist. They teach classes for patients and conduct individual nutrition counseling sessions at the Clinic. The goal is to change lifestyles and help patients manage their chronic diseases through exercise, diet, and medication.

Mercy Health Clinic (MHC) serves uninsured, low-income adult residents of Montgomery County and is committed to providing high quality medical care, health education and pharmaceuticals to eligible patients free of charge. We are a non-sectarian, non-profit, community health clinic. Mercy Health Clinic patients have access to a wide range of services right here on-site, as well as off-site through partnerships the Clinic has established. Mercy Health Clinic's health education program is led by a physician and certified nutritionist. They teach classes for patients and conduct individual nutrition counseling sessions at the Clinic. The goal is to change lifestyles and help patients manage their chronic diseases through exercise, diet, and medication.

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Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
85.8%
  Administrative Expenses 9.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.17
  Program Expenses Growth 38.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Mercy Health Clinic on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Mercy Health Clinic on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Mercy Health Clinic (MD) 90.94 four stars
National Association of Free and Charitable Clinics (VA) 92.25 four stars
Community Nurse Health Center (IL) 90.78 four stars
Family Health Partnership Clinic (IL) 90.34 four stars
The Free Clinic of Central Virginia (VA) 86.10 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,717,252
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $92,913
Total Contributions $3,810,165
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,810,165
   Other Revenue $181,098
TOTAL REVENUE $3,991,263
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,698,700
   Administrative Expenses $193,258
   Fundraising Expenses $156,114
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,048,072
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-56,809
   
Net Assets $612,345

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
Primary Medical Care $3,583,324 96.9%
Pharmacy $66,364 1.8%
Health Education $49,012 1.3%

Ratings History
Mercy Health Clinic has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 07/01/2018 90.94 four stars
2015-12 10/01/2017 90.32 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 52-2230932
Name in IRS Master File MERCY HEALTH CLINIC INC
NTEE Code E30
NTEE Classification Health Treatment Facilities, Primarily Outpatient
NTEE Type Health - General and Rehabilitative
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 May, 2000
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$115,500 2.85% Mark Foraker Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Mercy Health Clinic (MD) 90.94 four stars
Tri-County Community Dental Clinic (WI) 91.25 four stars
Family Health Partnership Clinic (IL) 90.34 four stars
Church Health (TN) 93.88 four stars
Circle Health Services (OH) 93.69 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Mercy Health Clinic
7 Metropolitan Court
Suite 1
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
tel: (240) 773-0334
EIN: 52-2230932

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Board Leadership

Daniel Cochran
Chair

CEO

Mark Foraker
Executive Director

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