- 1 How are patients admitted to St. Jude?
- 2 What is the survival rate at St Judes hospital?
- 3 How many patients are treated at St. Jude?
- 4 What type of patients does St. Jude treat?
- 5 Is St. Jude’s really free?
- 6 Is St. Jude’s a good charity?
- 7 How much money does the CEO of St. Jude’s Hospital make?
- 8 What percentage of donations go to St. Jude’s Hospital?
How are patients admitted to St. Jude?
To be accepted at St. Jude, children must be eligible for one of our open clinical trials or meet one of the additional criteria listed below. They must also be referred by a physician or qualified medical professional.
What is the survival rate at St Judes hospital?
St. Jude patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia have a 94 percent survival rate, the best worldwide outcomes for that disease. St. Jude was the first hospital in the U.S. to remove cranial irradiation from treatment for ALL while maintaining excellent survival rates.
How many patients are treated at St. Jude?
St. Jude sees more than 7,800 active patients each year and provides hundreds of free consultations for doctors worldwide. St. Jude conducts more clinical trials for cancer than any other children’s hospital across the U.S.
What type of patients does St. Jude treat?
St. Jude treats children with cancer, blood disorders and related life-threatening diseases. We take the toughest cases. This often includes children who do not respond well to standard treatments.
Is St. Jude’s really free?
Jude shares all its discoveries freely with the world. All patients accepted for St. Jude treatment receive care whether or not they or their families can pay for it. Jude to pay for treatments, copayments, deductibles, coinsurance, and any other costs your insurance does not cover.
Is St. Jude’s a good charity?
Jude charity rating and review. According to Charity Navigator, ALSAC/St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital has a four-out-of-four star rating for our Overall Score and Rating.
How much money does the CEO of St. Jude’s Hospital make?
$ 958,886: Richard C Shadyac, CEO and Ex-Officio Director.
What percentage of donations go to St. Jude’s Hospital?
ALSAC raises upward of $750 million every year. Operating the hospital costs about $1.7 million per day, and 81 cents of every dollar ALSAC collects goes toward research and treatment. David McKee, ALSAC’s chief operating officer, says that 74 percent of St. Jude’s budget comes from donations.