Kidney Institute of Tuscaloosa

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

Kidney Institute of Tuscaloosa is a small dialysis clinic with 3 stations based at 701 University Boulevard Suite 809 in Tuscaloosa, AL. The for-profit facility is operated independently from any other parent chain. The center was certified by Medicare in 2006. The facility offers in-center peritoneal services.

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Operated By

Independently Operated

Ownership Type

For-Profit

Address

701 University Boulevard Suite 809
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

Phone Number

(205) 247-2930

Geographic Coordinates

33.208794, -87.541948
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Certification Date

10/25/2006
* 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
3
Tuscaloosa Average
11
Tuscaloosa County Average
10
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
No
Tuscaloosa
1 (25.00%) Offer this Service
Tuscaloosa County
2 (40.00%) 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
Tuscaloosa
1 (25.00%) Offer this Service
Tuscaloosa County
1 (20.00%) 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
Tuscaloosa
0 (0.00%) Offer this Service
Tuscaloosa 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
Yes
Tuscaloosa
4 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Tuscaloosa County
4 (80.00%) 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.

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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
    Tuscaloosa University Dialysis
    Located 0.90 miles away in Tuscaloosa at 815 University Boulevard East.
  2. Dialysis Center
    Tuscaloosa Nephrology Association..
    Located 1.68 miles away in Tuscaloosa at 535 Jack Warner Parkway Northeast Suite K.
  3. Dialysis Center
    Tuscaloosa Dialysis
    Located 2.08 miles away in Tuscaloosa at 805 Old Mill Street.
  4. Dialysis Center
    Northport Dialysis
    Located 2.23 miles away in Northport at 2401 Hospital Drive.
Note: There are a total of 4 centers within 35 miles of this provider.

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Tuscaloosa at a Glance

Tuscaloosa has a total population of 77,906, of which 15,440 are children under the age of 18 and 9,165 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 28.4.

Total Population:
77,906
Median Age:
28.4
Males:
37,081 (47.6%)
Female:
40,825 (52.4%)
Children (0-17):
15,440 (19.8%)
Adults (18-64):
53,301 (68.4%)
Seniors (65+):
9,165 (11.8%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Tuscaloosa
Married:
26,626 (34.2%)
Divorced:
5,642 (7.2%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Tuscaloosa
Hispanic Ethnicity:
1,092 (1.40%)
White:
42,143 (54.09%)
African American:
33,287 (42.73%)
Asian:
1,162 (1.49%)
Pacific Islander:
19 (0.02%)
Indian:
127 (0.16%)
Other:
490 (0.63%)
Two or More:
678 (0.87%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Tuscaloosa

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.35, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.35 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
4
Doctors:
518
Home Agencies:
3
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
2
Medical Suppliers:
50
Rehab Centers:
5

Wealth

The median family income is $41,753 while the median household income is $27,731. Roughly 21.29% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$41,753
Household Income:
$27,731
In Poverty:
21.29%

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