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Northwest Kidney Centers

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Northwest Kidney Centers is a kidney disease organization based in Seattle, WA that was founded in 1962. As of 2018 they had $126 million in revenue and $156 million in assets.

Northwest Kidney Centers is a regional, not-for-profit community-based provider of kidney dialysis, public health education, and research into the causes and treatments of chronic kidney disease.

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Program areas at Northwest Kidney Centers

In the year ended june 30, 2018 Northwest Kidney Centers provided 276,500 dialysis treatments, essential to sustain the lives of people with Kidney failure. We served a total of 1,766 patients. The organization provided patient care in 16 free-standing clinics and in nine (9) local hospitals, and supervised self-dialysis treatments in the homes of patients throughout the community. We spent $28 million more on the care of patients with medicare and medicaid insurance than the programs reimbursed us for. In addition, we provided more than $453,000 in charity care. Northwest Kidney Centers' renal specialty pharmacy, a rarity in the nation, served more than 1,115 dialysis patients and Kidney transplant recipients during the year.the center for dialysis innovation recently launched at the university of Washington with a grant from Northwest Kidney Centers for $15 million over five years. The mission is to revolutionize dialysis technology.

Northwest Kidney Centers offers free classes that help people with chronic Kidney disease preserve Kidney function, choose appropriate treatment, take care of a transplanted Kidney and in general be an empowered partner in their Kidney health care. The class program provides outreach to people who are not dialysis patients and may help them keep their kidneys healthy enough so that they never need to go on dialysis, or can delay its onset. The patient-focused, evidence-based curriculum was developed by Northwest Kidney Centers. The most popular class, choices, offered several times each month, attracted a total of 759 addition to its free classes, Northwest Kidney Centers participated in 69 community health education and outreach activities, reaching a total of 13,830 people during the year.

Northwest kidneys Centers provided nephrology fellowships for four physicians to do advanced study of Kidney disease and renal care at the university of Washington. We aim to ensure that professional care will continue to be available for future Kidney patients. We provided significant support for the Kidney research institute, a collaboration between Northwest Kidney Centers and uw medicine. As of june 30, 2018, the Kidney research institute had 30 studies underway, focusing on the role of genetics, impact of lifestyle, and diabetes in Kidney disease, as well as ways to improve dialysis outcomes. The Kidney research institute published over 1,100 scientific papers in peer-reviewed journals from its inception in 2008 through june 2018. Northwest Kidney Centers' investment in the Kidney research institute had helped to leverage over $100 million in funding from the national institutes of health as of june 30, 2018.

Form 990s for Northwest Kidney Centers

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Aug 17, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Jun 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Oct 3, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Aug 2, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Jul 20, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Northwest Kidney Centers

Total grants, contributions, etc.$2,772,404
Program services$116,648,903
Investment income and dividends$1,708,407
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$48,088
Net rental income$102,328
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$5,460,542
Net income from fundraising events$-222,213
Net income from gaming activities$18,772
Net income from sales of inventory$372,324
Miscellaneous revenues$7,347
Total revenues$126,916,902

Vendors for Northwest Kidney Centers

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
BlackbaudCRM software; Fundraising software2020-05-29
█████████Content management system software2020-05-29
█████ ██████ ██████ ███████Insurance2019-12-31
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████████ ████████ ███ ██████Insurance agent or broker$21,9592019-12-31
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...and 11 more vendors

Personnel at Northwest Kidney Centers

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Rebecca FoxPresident and Chief Executive Officer-Sept. 26, 2020
Carrie McCabeVice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer$331,726Sept. 26, 2020
█████ █████████Vice President of Information Services and Chief Information Officer$235,981July 14, 2019
█████████ ████████Vice President of Patient Care Services and Chief Nursing Officer-Sept. 26, 2020
███████ ████████ ██Chief Medical Officer$369,374Sept. 26, 2020
████ █████Vice President of Development and Communications$206,355Sept. 26, 2020
████ ██████Vice President of Administrative Operations and External Relationships$261,742July 14, 2019
███ ████Vice President of Human Resources-Sept. 26, 2020
██████ ████████Vice President of Clinical Operations$306,626June 30, 2018
██████ ████████████Board Member and Medical Director$90,000June 30, 2018
...and eight more key personnel

Peer kidney disease nonprofits

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7St Elizabeth Hospital501(c)(3)$73 millionEnumclaw, WA
8Legacy Salmon Creek Hospital501(c)(3)$385 millionVancouver, WA
9Confluence Health501(c)(3)$189 millionWenatchee, WA
10Pacific Medical Centers501(c)(3)$244 millionRenton, WA
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12Northwest Hospital and Medical Center501(c)(3)$376 millionSeattle, WA
13Navos501(c)(3)$68 millionSeattle, WA
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18Astria Sunnyside Hospital501(c)(3)$105 millionSunnyside, WA
19Virginia Mason Memorial501(c)(3)$467 millionYakima, WA
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21Inland Northwest Health Services (INHS)501(c)(3)$106 millionSpokane, WA
22Saint Joseph Health (SJH)501(c)(3)$518 millionRenton, WA
23Central Washington Hospital501(c)(3)$403 millionWenatchee, WA
24Overlake Medical Center501(c)(3)$563 millionBellevue, WA
25StVincent Fishers Hospital501(c)(3)$69 millionFishers, IN