Las Cruces Dialysis

Detailed report on the dialysis center based at 3875 Foothills Road in Las Cruces, New Mexico (NM).

Las Cruces Dialysis is a large dialysis clinic with 25 stations based at 3875 Foothills Road in Las Cruces, NM. The for-profit facility is operated by Renal Care Group, Inc, which runs other dialysis facilities. The center was certified by Medicare in 1981. The facility offers late shift, in-center hemodialysis, and in-center peritoneal services. The patient survival category for this clinic is average.

Staff is made up of the full time equivalent of 2.49 registered nurses, 1.11 licensed practical nurses, 12.90 technicians, 1.47 social workers, 1.36 dietitians, 2.73 administrators, 2.12 managers, and 0.92 other employees. Las Cruces Dialysis furnished 105,135 units of epoetin to patients in 2006, which is below average when compared nationally. The number of patients that have a URR of 65% or more is on par with national levels. Patients with a HCT of 33% or higher is close to national levels.

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Operated By

Renal Care Group, Inc

Ownership Type

For-Profit

Address

3875 Foothills Road
Las Cruces, NM 88011

Phone Number

(505) 522-5858

Geographic Coordinates

32.32133, -106.734949
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Certification Date

12/08/1981
* 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.

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25
Las Cruces Average
20
Dona Ana County Average
20
New Mexico Average
18
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
Las Cruces
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Dona Ana County
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
New Mexico
32 (100.00%) 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
Las Cruces
1 (33.33%) Offer this Service
Dona Ana County
1 (33.33%) Offer this Service
New Mexico
7 (21.88%) 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.

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Yes
Las Cruces
1 (33.33%) Offer this Service
Dona Ana County
1 (33.33%) Offer this Service
New Mexico
8 (25.00%) 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
Yes
Las Cruces
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Dona Ana County
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
New Mexico
17 (53.12%) Offer this Service
United States
2,235 (46.24%) Offer this Service

Quality Measures

Charts

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.

As Expected
As Expected As Expected As Expected As Expected As Expected As Expected As Expected As Expected As Expected As Expected

Patients with URR of 65% or More

The number and percentage of patients that had a urea reduction ratio of 65% or higher. The URR is a measure used to quantify hemodialysis treatment. A higher value is better, with the minimum accepted value by Medicare and Medicaid being 65%.

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88 (95.00%)
Las Cruces
133 (94.33%)
Dona Ana County
133 (94.33%)
New Mexico
1,719 (96.42%)
United States
225,886 (94.68%)

Patients with HCT of 33% or More

The number and percentage of patients that had a hematocrit level of 33% or higher. The hematocrit level of an individual is considered an integral part of their complete blood count. Typical hematocrit levels are 38% to 52% in males and 37% to 47% in females.

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98 (90.00%)
Las Cruces
131 (88.67%)
Dona Ana County
131 (88.67%)
New Mexico
1,565 (94.45%)
United States
221,150 (92.20%)

Staff

Registered Nurses on Staff

The number of full time equivalent registered nurses employed on staff by this provider in 2006. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

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2.49
New Mexico Average
3.96
United States Average
3.91

Licensed Practical Nurses on Staff

The number of full time equivalent licensed practical nurses employed on staff by this provider in 2006. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

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1.11
New Mexico Average
0.31
United States Average
0.82

Doctors on Staff

The number of full time equivalent doctors employed on staff by this provider in 2006. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
New Mexico Average
0.01
United States Average
0.09

Nursing Aides on Staff

The number of full time equivalent nursing aides employed on staff by this provider in 2006. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
New Mexico Average
0.36
United States Average
0.31

Technicians on Staff

The number of full time equivalent technicians employed on staff by this provider in 2006. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

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12.90
New Mexico Average
7.34
United States Average
7.03

Social Workers on Staff

The number of full time equivalent social workers employed on staff by this provider in 2006. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

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1.47
New Mexico Average
0.82
United States Average
0.66

Dieticians on Staff

The number of full time equivalent dietitians employed on staff by this provider in 2006. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

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1.36
New Mexico Average
0.57
United States Average
0.57

Administrators on Staff

The number of full time equivalent administrators employed on staff by this provider in 2006. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
2.73
New Mexico Average
1.65
United States Average
1.79

Management on Staff

The number of full time equivalent management employed on staff by this provider in 2006. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
2.12
New Mexico Average
1.24
United States Average
0.82

Others on Staff

The number of full time equivalent other employees employed on staff by this provider in 2006. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.92
New Mexico Average
0.69
United States Average
0.50

Registered Nurses on Call

The number of full time equivalent registered nurses employed on call at this provider. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
New Mexico Average
0.24
United States Average
0.06

Licensed Practical Nurses on Call

The number of full time equivalent licensed practical nurses employed on call at this provider. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
New Mexico Average
0.05
United States Average
0.01

Doctors on Call

The number of full time equivalent doctors employed on call at this provider. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
New Mexico Average
0.03
United States Average
0.13

Nursing Aides on Call

The number of full time equivalent nursing aides employed on call at this provider. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
New Mexico Average
0.00
United States Average
0.00

Technicians on Call

The number of full time equivalent technicians employed on call at this provider. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
New Mexico Average
0.00
United States Average
0.04

Social Workers on Call

The number of full time equivalent social workers employed on call at this provider. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
New Mexico Average
0.00
United States Average
0.02

Dieticians on Call

The number of full time equivalent dietitians employed on call at this provider. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
New Mexico Average
0.00
United States Average
0.03

Administrators on Call

The number of full time equivalent administrators employed on call at this provider. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
New Mexico Average
0.00
United States Average
0.03

Management on Call

The number of full time equivalent management employed on call at this provider. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
New Mexico Average
0.00
United States Average
0.02

Others on Call

The number of full time equivalent other employees employed on call at this provider. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
New Mexico Average
0.00
United States Average
0.01

Treatment Figures

Charts

Units of Epoetin Furnished

The number of units of epoetin (EPO) furnished by this provider to its patients in 2006.

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105,135
New Mexico Average
55,236
United States Average
259,761

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Supplemental

Last Modified

Saturday, August 30, 2008 1:25 PM MST

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Nearby Dialysis Centers

  1. Dialysis Center
    Las Cruces Dialysis
    Located 0.16 miles away in Las Cruces at 3961 E Lohman Avenue Suite 29.
  2. Dialysis Center
    Las Cruces South Dialysis
    Located 2.12 miles away in Las Cruces at 2525 South Telshor Boulevard #B.
  3. Dialysis Center
    Transmountain Dialysis
    Located 34.53 miles away in El Paso at 5255 Transmountain Road.
Note: There are a total of 3 centers within 35 miles of this provider.

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Las Cruces at a Glance

Las Cruces has a total population of 74,267, of which 18,649 are children under the age of 18 and 9,721 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 31.2.

Total Population:
74,267
Median Age:
31.2
Males:
36,036 (48.5%)
Female:
38,231 (51.5%)
Children (0-17):
18,649 (25.1%)
Adults (18-64):
45,897 (61.8%)
Seniors (65+):
9,721 (13.1%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Las Cruces
Married:
28,411 (38.3%)
Divorced:
6,778 (9.1%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Las Cruces
Hispanic Ethnicity:
38,421 (51.73%)
White:
51,248 (69.01%)
African American:
1,738 (2.34%)
Asian:
863 (1.16%)
Pacific Islander:
55 (0.07%)
Indian:
1,289 (1.74%)
Other:
16,031 (21.59%)
Two or More:
3,043 (4.10%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Las Cruces

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.32, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.32 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
3
Doctors:
450
Home Agencies:
10
Hospitals:
2
Nursing Homes:
5
Medical Suppliers:
46
Rehab Centers:
7

Wealth

The median family income is $37,670 while the median household income is $30,375. Roughly 22.61% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$37,670
Household Income:
$30,375
In Poverty:
22.61%

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