EIN 87-0684606

Utah Health Policy Project

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Utah Health Policy Project advocates for sustainable healthcare solutions for underserved Utahns through better access, education, and public policy. The organization launched Take Care Utah in 2010 as a community-based health insurance assistance program that has since expanded significantly to serve primarily low-income and undeserved Utahns of disparate backgrounds. Their policy advocacy efforts focus on underserved healthcare consumers at national, state, and local levels.
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Program areas at Utah Health Policy Project

Take care utah:take care Utah (tcu) was launched in 2010 as a community-based Health insurance assistance program. It has since expanded significantly and serves primarily low-income and undeserved utahns of disparate backgrounds, including individuals who are refugees, hispanic, homeless, lgbtq, or who struggle with substance abuse disorders. The organization manages Health access assisters directly and provides training, support, and an online lookup tool to additional assisters managed by other organizations across the state. No matter where an individual resides in Utah, there is an assister nearby who will provide fair, accurate, and impartial services. Tcu's goal is to get as many individuals and families as possible enrolled in Health insurance and accessing needed Health care services.
Policy:utah Health Policy Project was founded to advocate for improvements in Utah's Health care system through Policy change at the national, state, and local levels. The organization focuses Policy advocacy efforts on underserved Health care consumers, with emphasis placed on medicaid, the children's Health insurance program, and the affordable care act. The organization's major Policy achievement is the passage and implementation of medicaid expansion to benefit tens of thousands of low-income adults.

Grants made by Utah Health Policy Project

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Alliance Community ServicesChip Assistance$142,151
Alliance Community ServicesChip Assistance$142,151
Community Health Centers (CHC)Chip Assistance$79,330
...and 5 more grants made

Who funds Utah Health Policy Project

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Community CatalystSupport Health Issues$70,588
United Way of Salt Lake (UWSL)Alliance/ Advocacy Organizations; Advancing Sustainable Health Care Solutions for Under-Served Utahns Through Better Access, Education, & Public Policy$70,000
Ihc Health ServicesSupport Community Health$16,500
...and 3 more grants received

Personnel at Utah Health Policy Project

Matt SlonakerExecutive Director$98,208
Leigh TaylorOperations and Finance Director
Luis RiosCare Program Director and Lead
Sarah LeethamKids Program Director
Maria GuadarramaCommunity Relations Director
...and 8 more key personnel

Financials for Utah Health Policy Project

RevenuesFYE 12/2022
Total grants, contributions, etc.$2,051,816
Program services$217,981
Investment income and dividends$365
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$-18,844
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$2,251,318

Form 990s for Utah Health Policy Project

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2022-122023-11-07990View PDF
2022-122023-11-01990View PDF
2021-122022-11-11990View PDF
2020-122022-09-30990View PDF
2020-122021-11-10990View PDF
...and 11 more Form 990s
Data update history
January 23, 2024
Updated personnel
Identified 2 new personnel
January 22, 2024
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2022
January 2, 2024
Used new vendors
Identified 1 new vendor, including
December 28, 2023
Received grants
Identified 2 new grant, including a grant for $11,000 from SelectHealth
November 17, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 2 new personnel
Nonprofit Types
Social advocacy organizationsHealth organizationsCharities
HealthPublic policy
Political advocacyLobbyingFundraising eventsState / local levelReceives government fundingTax deductible donations
General information
2369 W Orton Cir Ste 20
West Valley City, UT 84119
Metro area
Salt Lake City, UT
Website URL
(801) 433-2299
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Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
E01: Health Care Alliances and Advocacy
NAICS code, primary
813319: Social Advocacy Organizations
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