GEM State Regional Dialysis Center

Detailed report on the dialysis center located in Idaho Falls, Idaho (ID).

GEM State Regional Dialysis Center is an average sized dialysis clinic with 22 stations based at 2225 Teton Plaza Suite A in Idaho Falls, ID. The non-profit facility is operated by University of Utah Dialysis Program, which runs other dialysis facilities. The center was certified by Medicare in 1986. The facility offers in-center hemodialysis, hemo hemodialysis training, and in-center peritoneal services. The patient survival category for this clinic is average.

A total of 133 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services in 2006, and the provider was reimbursed $1,860,197 by Medicare. 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

University of Utah Dialysis Program

Ownership Type

Non-Profit

Address

2225 Teton Plaza Suite A
Idaho Falls, ID 83404

Phone Number

(208) 522-4831

Geographic Coordinates

43.477264, -111.990385
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Certification Date

07/31/1986
* 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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22
Idaho Falls Average
21
Bonneville County Average
21
Idaho Average
14
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.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Idaho Falls
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Bonneville County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Idaho
17 (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.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Idaho Falls
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Bonneville County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Idaho
9 (52.94%) 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
Idaho Falls
0 (0.00%) Offer this Service
Bonneville County
0 (0.00%) Offer this Service
Idaho
3 (17.65%) 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
Idaho Falls
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Bonneville County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Idaho
11 (64.71%) 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.

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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81 (88.00%)
Idaho Falls
71 (88.00%)
Bonneville County
71 (88.00%)
Idaho
522 (93.69%)
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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67 (88.00%)
Idaho Falls
59 (88.00%)
Bonneville County
59 (88.00%)
Idaho
495 (89.62%)
United States
221,150 (92.20%)

Treatment Figures

Charts

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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133
Idaho Average
63
United States Average
795

Financials

Charts

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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$1,860,197
Idaho Average
$805,819
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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$13,986
Idaho Average
$12,791
United States Average
$2,609

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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
    Liberty Dialysis Idaho Falls
    Located 0.65 miles away in Idaho Falls at 2381 E Sunnyside Road.
  2. Dialysis Center
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    Located 26.62 miles away in Blackfoot at 98 Poplar.
  3. Dialysis Center
    Yellowstone Dialysis Center
    Located 26.63 miles away in Rexburg at 1165 Summers Avenue.
Note: There are a total of 3 centers within 35 miles of this provider.

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Idaho Falls at a Glance

Idaho Falls has a total population of 50,730, of which 15,381 are children under the age of 18 and 5,643 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 32.3.

Total Population:
50,730
Median Age:
32.3
Males:
25,095 (49.5%)
Female:
25,635 (50.5%)
Children (0-17):
15,381 (30.3%)
Adults (18-64):
29,706 (58.6%)
Seniors (65+):
5,643 (11.1%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Idaho Falls
Married:
22,768 (44.9%)
Divorced:
4,892 (9.6%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Idaho Falls
Hispanic Ethnicity:
3,641 (7.18%)
White:
46,717 (92.09%)
African American:
315 (0.62%)
Asian:
533 (1.05%)
Pacific Islander:
32 (0.06%)
Indian:
385 (0.76%)
Other:
1,932 (3.81%)
Two or More:
816 (1.61%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Idaho Falls

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.28, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.28 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
2
Doctors:
385
Home Agencies:
5
Hospitals:
3
Nursing Homes:
4
Medical Suppliers:
38
Rehab Centers:
7

Wealth

The median family income is $47,431 while the median household income is $40,512. Roughly 10.65% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$47,431
Household Income:
$40,512
In Poverty:
10.65%

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