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Virginia Mason Health System

Advancing and supporting healthcare and research

four stars

91.17

1100 Ninth Avenue Seattle, WA 98101
tel: (206) 583-6083   Web Site
EIN: 91-1351110

Board Leadership
Gary Kaplan
Chair

CEO
Gary Kaplan
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.17 four stars
  Financial 94.11 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The purpose of the Virginia Mason Health System is to advance and support the healthcare and research missions of the Virginia Mason Medical Center and Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason. The Health System achieves this purpose through governance oversight of both organizations and development support provided by its division the Virginia Mason Foundation. In 2007, the activities of the Health System helped to support 73,989 patient stays in the Medical Center, 813,142 out-patient visits to the Medical Center and the Research Institute's conduct of $18.2 million of sponsored research for the purpose of advancing the health of the Medical Center patients.

The purpose of the Virginia Mason Health System is to advance and support the healthcare and research missions of the Virginia Mason Medical Center and Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason. The Health System achieves this purpose through governance oversight of both organizations and development support provided by its division the Virginia Mason Foundation. In 2007, the activities of the Health System helped to support 73,989 patient stays in the Medical Center, 813,142 out-patient visits to the Medical Center and the Research Institute's conduct of $18.2 million of sponsored research for the purpose of advancing the health of the Medical Center patients.

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Financial

four stars

94.11

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

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)
81.9%
  Administrative Expenses 4.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.24
  Program Expenses Growth 23.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Virginia Mason Health System on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Virginia Mason Health System on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Virginia Mason Health System (WA) 91.17 four stars
Children's Hospital Foundation (OK) 91.64 four stars
Rady Children's Hospital Foundation - San Diego (CA) 88.42 three stars
John Muir Health Foundation (CA) 96.28 four stars
CHOC Foundation (CA) 85.97 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $13,536,773
   Federated Campaigns $13,054
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $3,158,378
   Related Organizations $3,942,477
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $20,650,682
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $20,650,682
   Other Revenue $-83,647
TOTAL REVENUE $20,567,035
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $20,401,725
   Administrative Expenses $1,273,176
   Fundraising Expenses $2,955,206
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $24,630,107
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-4,063,072
   
Net Assets $39,602,451

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
Health Center $15,469,677 75.8%
Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason BRI $4,889,748 24.0%
Community Organizations $42,300 0.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 05/01/2020 91.17 four stars
2017-12 10/01/2019 84.73 three stars
2016-12 06/01/2018 89.12 three stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 84.82 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 81.26 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 83.44 three stars
2012-12 06/01/2014 77.64 two stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 76.49 two stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 88.85 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 90.39 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 07/01/2011 85.95 three stars
2008-12 07/01/2010 90.35 four stars
2007-12 06/01/2009 98.48 four stars
2006-12 04/01/2008 88.14 three stars
2005-12 05/01/2007 76.95 two stars
2004-12 04/01/2006 78.46 two stars
2003-12 04/01/2005 75.04 two stars
2002-12 04/01/2004 75.37 two stars
2001-12 02/05/2003 80.35 three stars
2000-12 10/15/2002 99.04 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 91-1351110
Name in IRS Master File VIRGINIA MASON HEALTH SYSTEM
NTEE Code E21
NTEE Classification Community Health Systems
NTEE Type Health - General and Rehabilitative
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (320) Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, etc.
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 May, 1991
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 Compensation from Affiliates
Not compensated -- Gary S. Kaplan CEO $1,455,166

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Virginia Mason Health System (WA) 91.17 four stars
American Friends of ALYN Hospital (NY) 89.38 three stars
American Committee for Shaare Zedek Medical Center In Jerusalem (NY) 91.02 four stars
Children's Hospital Foundation (OK) 91.64 four stars
Children's Hospital Guild Association (WA) 86.84 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Virginia Mason Health System
1100 Ninth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98101
tel: (206) 583-6083
fax: (206) 625-7184
EIN: 91-1351110

Mail donations to:
Mail Stop D1-MF
P.O. Box 1930
Seattle, WA 98111

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Board Leadership

Gary Kaplan
Chair

CEO

Gary Kaplan
CEO

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