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BJC Health System

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

BJC Health System is a hospital system based in St Louis, MO that was founded in 2002. As of 2019 they had $4.9 billion in revenue and $3.9 billion in assets.They are a child organization of BJC HealthCare.

To be the national model among health care delivery organizations in patient advocacy, clinical quality, medical research, employee satisfaction and financial stability.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Bjc Health System Group Return; and Group Return.

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Program areas at BJC Health System

Health care services: bjc hospitals & service organizations provide full, comprehensive medical care for patients of all ages, regardless of ability to pay, through an integrated network of hospitals, outpatient centers, primary care providers, home care services, rehabilitation facilities, long-term care facilities, corporate health services, community mental health services & community outreach programs in businesses, schools & places of worship. Bjc ensures that communities in Missouri and southern Illinois have access to the highest level of specialized services available, including the following major programs: siteman cancer center, the region's only national cancer institute-designated comprehensive cancer center; level i adult & pediatric trauma centers; adult & pediatric organ & bone marrow transplant services; level iii neonatal intensive care; & nationally recognized programs in critical care, infectious diseases, neurology, neurosurgery, heart & heart surgery, respiratory & kidney diseases. Bjc also is committed to under-served communities & provides the only obstetrics service in ...

Health professions education & research: bjc helps build the future of health care by educating health professionals & advancing medical research innovations. Through our academic affiliation with Washington university school of medicine, bjc helps ensure the ongoing training & development of health care professionals, which are critical to the health of the community & the future of health care delivery. During 2018, bjc contributed $196.6 million towards programs that provide training and education to 18,790 individuals including medical students, nursing students, residents, fellows and persons in the communities served by bjc affiliate hospitals interested in the health professions. Additionally, bjc is committed to biomedical health research efforts that will contribute to the prevention, diagnosis & treatment of disease & disability.

Financial assistance, unreimbursed medicaid & means-tested uncompensated care: bjc healthcare hospitals & service organizations (bjc) care for all patients, regardless of their ability to pay. Bjc provided $150.9 million in financial assistance during 2018 to patients who were unable to pay for any or all of the care they needed. Financial assistance consists of medical services given free of charge to those without insurance or with inadequate insurance who have demonstrated they are unable to pay for their care. Additionally, bjc hospitals provided $211.7 million during 2018 in unreimbursed care to medicaid patients, absorbing the shortfall between the cost of needed medical services & the reimbursement received from state programs for qualifying low-income patients. The cost of care for charity & unreimbursed medicaid patients totaled $362.6 million.bjc also absorbs the cost of caring for patients who are unable to pay their co-pays, deductibles or other health care costs for a ...

Form 990s for BJC Health System

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Feb 7, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Dec 28, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Jun 15, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Feb 16, 2016990View PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for BJC Health System

Total grants, contributions, etc.$18,116,830
Program services$4,816,344,139
Investment income and dividends$16,742,082
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$1,659
Net rental income$2,083,779
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-248,108
Net income from fundraising events$14,383
Net income from gaming activities$-2,925
Net income from sales of inventory$3,213,291
Miscellaneous revenues$118,861,148
Total revenues$4,975,126,278

Vendors for BJC Health System

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Ernst and Young Us LLPTax accounting2020-02-07
█████████ ████████Software2019-10-23
███ █ ██████████Content management system software2019-10-20
██████Fundraising software2019-10-20
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2019-10-20
███ ███████ ██████████ ████Procurement of Transplants$20,600,5382018-12-01
████████ ██████████████ ███████████ ███Medical Services$20,065,8022018-12-01
█████████ ██████ ████ ███Food Services$17,300,6132018-12-01
...and two more vendors

Personnel at BJC Health System

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Mark DwyerChief Executive Officer, the Rehabilitation Institute of St Louis-Oct. 23, 2019
Richard J. LiekwegBJC President and Chief Executive Officer-Oct. 23, 2019
███████ ██████████President and Chief Executive Officer , Spire / President and CEO, Spire-Oct. 23, 2019
████ █████Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer-Feb. 7, 2020
█████ ███Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer-Oct. 23, 2019
████ ██ ██████Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer-Oct. 23, 2019
████ ██████████ ██████Senior Vice President Communications, Marketing and Public Affairs-Oct. 23, 2019
█████ ██ █████████BJC Senior Vice President and General Counsel-Oct. 23, 2019
███ █████████ ████████ ███ ██ ███BJC Senior Vice President and Chief Clinical Officer-Oct. 23, 2019
█████████ █████ █Executive Director , Secretary$191,859Dec. 31, 2018
...and 14 more key personnel

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