MIDLOTHIAN, Va., Dec. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Patient Services, Inc. (PSI) has earned a 4-star charity rating for the sixth consecutive year from Charity Navigator, the nation's largest charity evaluator.
Patient Services, Inc., a national non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, is committed to assisting persons with specific chronic medical disorders in: (1) obtaining optimal and affordable healthcare, (2) providing ancillary support services unavailable through social services or government programs, and (3) providing financial assistance so no one goes without life-saving treatment. As a service organization, PSI is committed to "Making the Gift of Health a Lifetime Benefit.®" This mission and work has been recognized by Charity Navigator as being executed in a fiscally exceptional manner, outperforming most other charities in America.
Of the donations received, PSI reports that approximately 90 percent of the funds contributed to PSI go directly to patients enrolled in our programs to help them pay insurance premiums, pharmacy bills and the cost of recurring treatment co-payments. PSI consistently achieves its organizational mission and responsibility to patients' in-need nationwide, as well as its responsibility to donors, supporters and community members. "PSI is pleased to receive another outstanding rating from Charity Navigator. The continued success proves our efficiency and leadership in the nonprofit community," said Dana Kuhn, Ph.D., President and CEO of PSI. "We always aim to be a fiscally responsible organization while increasing the capacity and outreach of our programs to assist chronically ill patients in affording life-saving treatment. The 4-star rating is a testament to our upstanding business practices." To learn more about PSI, its mission and work, visit www.patientservicesinc.org.
About Patient Services, Inc.
PSI (www.patientservicesinc.org) is the "ground breaking" 501(c)(3) non-profit, charitable organization of its kind. Founded in 1989 by Dana Kuhn, Ph.D., the Midlothian, Virginia, based company has helped people who live with specific chronic illnesses or conditions locate suitable health insurance coverage and access ways to satisfy expensive co-payments. PSI provides assistance with the cost of health insurance premiums associated with COBRAs, State High Risk Pools, Open enrollment, Guaranteed Issue policies, HIPAA conversion policies; and prescription co-payments associated with private insurance as well as with Medicare Parts B and D.
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