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United Hospital Fund

Improving health care for every New Yorker

three stars

84.35

1411 Broadway 12th Floor
New York, NY 10018
tel: (212) 494-0700   Web Site
EIN: 13-1562656

Board Leadership
John C. Simons
Chair

CEO
Anthony Shih
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.35 three stars
  Financial 77.87 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Hospital Fund works to build a more effective health care system for every New Yorker. An independent, nonprofit organization founded in 1879, we analyze public policy to inform decision-makers, find common ground among diverse stakeholders, and develop and support innovative programs that improve the quality, accessibility, affordability, and experience of patient care. Our top priority is building a health care system for New Yorkers that is affordable and accessible, provides a better patient experience and the highest quality of care, and achieves optimal outcomes, with a special concern for those most vulnerable.

United Hospital Fund works to build a more effective health care system for every New Yorker. An independent, nonprofit organization founded in 1879, we analyze public policy to inform decision-makers, find common ground among diverse stakeholders, and develop and support innovative programs that improve the quality, accessibility, affordability, and experience of patient care. Our top priority is building a health care system for New Yorkers that is affordable and accessible, provides a better patient experience and the highest quality of care, and achieves optimal outcomes, with a special concern for those most vulnerable.

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Financial

two stars

77.87

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 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)
67.4%
  Administrative Expenses 24.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.17
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 8.56
  Program Expenses Growth -0.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Hospital Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Hospital Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,959,340
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $2,065,737
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,105,710
Total Contributions $5,130,787
   Program Service Revenue $70,628
Total Primary Revenue $5,201,415
   Other Revenue $3,811,873
TOTAL REVENUE $9,013,288
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,587,121
   Administrative Expenses $2,789,129
   Fundraising Expenses $931,769
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $11,308,019
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-2,294,731
   
Net Assets $103,915,343

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$177,056 1.56% Anthony Shih President
Other Salaries of Note
$423,605 3.74% James R. Tallon Jr. Former President

Mission

United Hospital Fund works to build a more effective health care system for every New Yorker. An independent, nonprofit organization founded in 1879, we analyze public policy to inform decision-makers, find common ground among diverse stakeholders, and develop and support innovative programs that improve the quality, accessibility, affordability, and experience of patient care. Our top priority is building a health care system for New Yorkers that is affordable and accessible, provides a better patient experience and the highest quality of care, and achieves optimal outcomes, with a special concern for those most vulnerable.

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Charity Contact Info

United Hospital Fund
1411 Broadway
12th Floor
New York, NY 10018
tel: (212) 494-0700
fax: (212) 494-0800
EIN: 13-1562656

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Board Leadership

John C. Simons
Chair

CEO

Anthony Shih
President