FMC Chicago Westside Dialysis

Detailed report on the dialysis center located in Chicago, Illinois (IL).

FMC Chicago Westside Dialysis is a large dialysis clinic with 31 stations based at 1340 South Damen Avenue Suite 100 in Chicago, IL. The for-profit facility is operated by Fresenius Medical Care, which runs other dialysis facilities. The center was certified by Medicare in 2007. The facility offers in-center hemodialysis services.

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Operated By

Fresenius Medical Care

Ownership Type

For-Profit

Address

1340 South Damen Avenue Suite 100
Chicago, IL 60608

Phone Number

(312) 738-2587

Geographic Coordinates

41.863572, -87.676215
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Certification Date

06/01/2007
* Originally passed inspection by Medicare or Medicaid on this date. This is not the same as accreditation.

Stations

The total number of dialysis stations the facility operates. Each patient is assigned to a station when receiving dialysis treatment. Typically, a single station offers just one type of dialysis treatment, but multiple station types can be offered per facility.

This Provider This Provider
31
Chicago Average
20
Cook County Average
18
Illinois Average
15
United States Average
17

Services

Charts

In-Center Hemodialysis Service

Status

Indicates whether the facility offers hemodialysis services on site. Hemodialysis is the process of pumping blood through a dialyzer with dialysate. After being cleaned, the cleansed blood is the returned to the body.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Chicago
42 (93.33%) Offer this Service
Cook County
84 (91.30%) Offer this Service
Illinois
181 (91.88%) Offer this Service
United States
4,686 (96.96%) Offer this Service

Hemodialysis Training Service

Status

Indicates whether the facility offers hemodialysis training at patients' place of residence.

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No
Chicago
9 (20.00%) Offer this Service
Cook County
19 (20.65%) Offer this Service
Illinois
42 (21.32%) Offer this Service
United States
806 (16.68%) Offer this Service

Late Shift Service

Status

Indicates whether the facility has a shift starting at 5:00 PM or later.

This Provider This Provider
No
Chicago
8 (17.78%) Offer this Service
Cook County
16 (17.39%) Offer this Service
Illinois
39 (19.80%) Offer this Service
United States
931 (19.26%) Offer this Service

In-Center Peritoneal Service

Status

Indicates whether the facility offers peritoneal services on site. Peritoneal dialysis is the process running a sterile solution of minerals and glucose through a tube into the peritoneal cavity. The dialysate is left for a period of time to absorb the waste products and then drained.

This Provider This Provider
No
Chicago
22 (48.89%) Offer this Service
Cook County
44 (47.83%) Offer this Service
Illinois
105 (53.30%) Offer this Service
United States
2,235 (46.24%) Offer this Service

Quality Measures

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Patient Survival

The patient survival category set by Medicare and Medicaid directly. Facilities fall into one of three categories; better than expected, as expected, or worse than expected.

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Last Modified

Saturday, August 30, 2008 1:25 PM MST

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Note: There are a total of 100 centers within 35 miles of this provider.

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Chicago at a Glance

Chicago has a total population of 2,896,016, of which 759,840 are children under the age of 18 and 298,803 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 31.5.

Total Population:
2,896,016
Median Age:
31.5
Males:
1,405,107 (48.5%)
Female:
1,490,909 (51.5%)
Children (0-17):
759,840 (26.2%)
Adults (18-64):
1,837,373 (63.4%)
Seniors (65+):
298,803 (10.3%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Chicago
Married:
976,787 (33.7%)
Divorced:
198,218 (6.8%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Chicago
Hispanic Ethnicity:
753,644 (26.02%)
White:
1,215,315 (41.97%)
African American:
1,065,009 (36.77%)
Asian:
125,974 (4.35%)
Pacific Islander:
1,788 (0.06%)
Indian:
10,290 (0.36%)
Other:
393,203 (13.58%)
Two or More:
84,437 (2.92%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Chicago

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.37, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.37 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
45
Doctors:
12,597
Home Agencies:
104
Hospitals:
31
Nursing Homes:
93
Medical Suppliers:
587
Rehab Centers:
144

Wealth

The median family income is $42,724 while the median household income is $38,625. Roughly 19.23% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$42,724
Household Income:
$38,625
In Poverty:
19.23%

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