Renal Solutions Dialysis Services

Detailed report on the dialysis center located in Houston, Texas (TX).

Renal Solutions Dialysis Services is a small dialysis clinic with 10 stations based at 2756 West TC Jester Boulevard in Houston, TX. The for-profit facility is operated independently from any other parent chain. The center was certified by Medicare in 2004. The facility offers in-center hemodialysis, hemo hemodialysis training, and in-center peritoneal services. The patient survival category for this clinic is average.

Staff is made up of the full time equivalent of 0.90 registered nurses, 2.00 licensed practical nurses, 3.00 technicians, 0.40 social workers, 0.30 dietitians, 1.30 administrators, and 1.00 managers. On call staff is made up of the full time equivalent of 0.25 doctors. A total of 9 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services in 2006, and the provider was reimbursed $107,304 by Medicare. Renal Solutions Dialysis Services furnished 3,347,100 units of epoetin to patients in 2006, which is above average when compared nationally.

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Operated By

Independently Operated

Ownership Type

For-Profit

Address

2756 West TC Jester Boulevard
Houston, TX 77018

Phone Number

(713) 680-9056

Geographic Coordinates

29.810191, -95.443751
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Certification Date

03/12/2004
* 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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10
Houston Average
22
Harris County Average
21
Texas Average
20
United States Average
17

Services

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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.

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Yes
Houston
52 (96.30%) Offer this Service
Harris County
66 (97.06%) Offer this Service
Texas
400 (98.52%) 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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Yes
Houston
9 (16.67%) Offer this Service
Harris County
9 (13.24%) Offer this Service
Texas
38 (9.36%) 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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No
Houston
14 (25.93%) Offer this Service
Harris County
15 (22.06%) Offer this Service
Texas
50 (12.32%) 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.

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Yes
Houston
31 (57.41%) Offer this Service
Harris County
33 (48.53%) Offer this Service
Texas
144 (35.47%) 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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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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0.90
Houston Average
4.93
Harris County Average
4.43
Texas Average
3.64
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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2.00
Houston Average
2.46
Harris County Average
2.14
Texas Average
1.53
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.

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0.00
Houston Average
0.07
Harris County Average
0.06
Texas Average
0.03
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.

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0.00
Houston Average
0.30
Harris County Average
0.29
Texas Average
0.78
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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3.00
Houston Average
10.60
Harris County Average
9.72
Texas Average
7.47
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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0.40
Houston Average
0.99
Harris County Average
0.91
Texas Average
0.83
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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0.30
Houston Average
0.98
Harris County Average
0.91
Texas Average
0.73
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.

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1.30
Houston Average
2.60
Harris County Average
2.36
Texas Average
1.90
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.

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1.00
Houston Average
0.92
Harris County Average
0.84
Texas Average
1.01
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.

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0.00
Houston Average
0.45
Harris County Average
0.41
Texas Average
0.64
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.

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0.00
Houston Average
0.03
Harris County Average
0.02
Texas Average
0.04
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.

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0.00
Houston Average
0.02
Harris County Average
0.02
Texas Average
0.01
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.

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0.25
Houston Average
0.15
Harris County Average
0.15
Texas Average
0.11
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.

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0.00
Houston Average
0.00
Harris County Average
0.00
Texas 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.

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0.00
Houston Average
0.24
Harris County Average
0.19
Texas Average
0.05
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.

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0.00
Houston Average
0.24
Harris County Average
0.19
Texas Average
0.04
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.

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0.00
Houston Average
0.24
Harris County Average
0.19
Texas Average
0.06
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
Houston Average
0.00
Harris County Average
0.00
Texas Average
0.01
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
Houston Average
0.00
Harris County Average
0.00
Texas 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.

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0.00
Houston Average
0.24
Harris County Average
0.19
Texas Average
0.03
United States Average
0.01

Treatment Figures

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Units of Epoetin Furnished

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

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3,347,100
Houston Average
183,177
Harris County Average
154,110
Texas Average
686,310
United States Average
259,761

Outpatients

The number of outpatients treated by this provider that were covered by Medicare Part B in 2006. An outpatient is defined as a patient treated in under 24 hours at a qualifying medical facility.

Note:

These figures may include data from other departments at this facility.

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9
Houston Average
474
Harris County Average
378
Texas Average
258
United States Average
795

Financials

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Medicare Outpatient Payments

The total outpatient associated Medicare Part B payments made to this provider in 2006. An outpatient is defined as a patient treated in under 24 hours at a qualifying medical facility.

Note:

These figures may include data from other departments at this facility.

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$107,304
Houston Average
$2,024,930
Harris County Average
$1,805,413
Texas Average
$1,762,123
United States Average
$2,073,232

Medicare Payments Per Outpatient

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Part B covered outpatient in 2006. An outpatient is defined as a patient treated in under 24 hours at a qualifying medical facility.

Note:

These figures may include data from other departments at this facility.

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$11,923
Houston Average
$4,272
Harris County Average
$4,774
Texas Average
$6,838
United States Average
$2,609

Reviews and Ratings

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I went to vist this clinic and I would not recommend anyone to this clinic. The Techs have bad attitudes. The Adminstrative Assistance is very disrespectful and does not like to explain anything about the clinic.

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Last Modified

Saturday, August 30, 2008 1:25 PM MST

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Houston at a Glance

Houston has a total population of 1,953,631, of which 536,658 are children under the age of 18 and 164,065 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 30.9.

Total Population:
1,953,631
Median Age:
30.9
Males:
975,551 (49.9%)
Female:
978,080 (50.1%)
Children (0-17):
536,658 (27.5%)
Adults (18-64):
1,252,908 (64.1%)
Seniors (65+):
164,065 (8.4%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Houston
Married:
785,585 (40.2%)
Divorced:
149,185 (7.6%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Houston
Hispanic Ethnicity:
730,865 (37.41%)
White:
962,610 (49.27%)
African American:
494,496 (25.31%)
Asian:
103,694 (5.31%)
Pacific Islander:
1,182 (0.06%)
Indian:
8,568 (0.44%)
Other:
321,603 (16.46%)
Two or More:
61,478 (3.15%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Houston

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.33, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.33 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
54
Doctors:
12,577
Home Agencies:
381
Hospitals:
23
Nursing Homes:
55
Medical Suppliers:
660
Rehab Centers:
62

Wealth

The median family income is $40,443 while the median household income is $36,616. Roughly 18.89% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$40,443
Household Income:
$36,616
In Poverty:
18.89%

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