FMC Clanton

Detailed report on the dialysis center located in Clanton, Alabama (AL).

FMC Clanton is a small dialysis clinic with 10 stations based at 275 Health Center Drive in Clanton, AL. The for-profit facility is operated by Renal Care Group, Inc, which runs other dialysis facilities. The center was certified by Medicare in 2002. The facility offers in-center hemodialysis services. The patient survival category for this clinic is average.

Staff is made up of the full time equivalent of 1.92 registered nurses, 1.24 licensed practical nurses, 2.70 technicians, 0.24 social workers, 0.23 dietitians, 0.01 administrators, 1.17 managers, and 0.38 other employees. FMC Clanton furnished 36,994 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

275 Health Center Drive
Clanton, AL 35045

Phone Number

(205) 280-4331

Geographic Coordinates

32.856231, -86.623632
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Certification Date

03/27/2002
* 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
Clanton Average
9
Chilton County Average
9
Alabama Average
16
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
Clanton
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Chilton County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Alabama
105 (95.45%) 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.

This Provider This Provider
No
Clanton
0 (0.00%) Offer this Service
Chilton County
0 (0.00%) Offer this Service
Alabama
14 (12.73%) 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
Clanton
0 (0.00%) Offer this Service
Chilton County
0 (0.00%) Offer this Service
Alabama
1 (0.91%) 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
Clanton
0 (0.00%) Offer this Service
Chilton County
0 (0.00%) Offer this Service
Alabama
33 (30.00%) 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%.

This Provider This Provider
24 (96.00%)
Clanton
23 (96.00%)
Chilton County
23 (96.00%)
Alabama
4,914 (95.45%)
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.

This Provider This Provider
23 (96.00%)
Clanton
22 (96.00%)
Chilton County
22 (96.00%)
Alabama
4,814 (92.11%)
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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1.92
Alabama Average
3.91
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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1.24
Alabama Average
0.58
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
Alabama Average
0.00
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
Alabama Average
0.19
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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2.70
Alabama Average
5.44
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.

This Provider This Provider
0.24
Alabama Average
0.53
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.

This Provider This Provider
0.23
Alabama Average
0.46
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
0.01
Alabama 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
1.17
Alabama Average
0.95
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
0.38
Alabama Average
0.37
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
Alabama Average
0.05
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
Alabama Average
0.00
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
Alabama Average
0.08
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
Alabama 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
Alabama Average
0.01
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
Alabama 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
Alabama 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
Alabama 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
Alabama 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
Alabama Average
0.01
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.

This Provider This Provider
36,994
Alabama Average
75,323
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
    DSI Chilton Peach
    Located 0.10 miles away in Clanton at 107 Medical Center Drive.
  2. Dialysis Center
    Sylacauga Dialysis
    Located 29.40 miles away in Sylacauga at 1385 West Ft. Williams Street.
  3. Dialysis Center
    PCD Prattville
    Located 29.77 miles away in Prattville at 1815 Glynwood Drive.
  4. Dialysis Center
    FMC Shelby
    Located 29.89 miles away in Alabaster at 1022 First Street North Suite 101.
  5. Dialysis Center
    FMC Sylacauga
    Located 30.26 miles away in Sylacauga at 314 West Spring Street.
Note: There are a total of 9 centers within 35 miles of this provider.

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Clanton at a Glance

Clanton has a total population of 7,800, of which 1,857 are children under the age of 18 and 1,406 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 38.9.

Total Population:
7,800
Median Age:
38.9
Males:
3,620 (46.4%)
Female:
4,180 (53.6%)
Children (0-17):
1,857 (23.8%)
Adults (18-64):
4,537 (58.2%)
Seniors (65+):
1,406 (18.0%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Clanton
Married:
3,519 (45.1%)
Divorced:
781 (10.0%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Clanton
Hispanic Ethnicity:
206 (2.64%)
White:
6,030 (77.31%)
African American:
1,561 (20.01%)
Asian:
26 (0.33%)
Pacific Islander:
1 (0.01%)
Indian:
23 (0.29%)
Other:
101 (1.29%)
Two or More:
58 (0.74%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Clanton

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.49, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.49 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
2
Doctors:
94
Home Agencies:
1
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
1
Medical Suppliers:
10
Rehab Centers:
0

Wealth

The median family income is $37,568 while the median household income is $30,394. Roughly 19.38% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$37,568
Household Income:
$30,394
In Poverty:
19.38%

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