Fresenius Medical Care Dialysis Services Des Moines South

Detailed report on the dialysis center located in Des Moines, Iowa (IA).

Fresenius Medical Care Dialysis Services Des Moines South is an average sized dialysis clinic with 19 stations based at 6651 Southwest 9th Street in Des Moines, IA. The for-profit facility is operated by Fresenius Medical Care, which runs other dialysis facilities. The center was certified by Medicare in 2006. The facility offers in-center hemodialysis, hemo hemodialysis training, and in-center peritoneal services.

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Operated By

Fresenius Medical Care

Ownership Type

For-Profit

Address

6651 Southwest 9th Street
Des Moines, IA 50315

Phone Number

(515) 285-3032

Geographic Coordinates

41.524182, -93.625651
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Certification Date

07/05/2006
* 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.

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19
Des Moines Average
18
Polk County Average
16
Iowa Average
13
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
Des Moines
5 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Polk County
6 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Iowa
57 (96.61%) 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
Des Moines
1 (20.00%) Offer this Service
Polk County
1 (16.67%) Offer this Service
Iowa
4 (6.78%) 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
Des Moines
1 (20.00%) Offer this Service
Polk County
1 (16.67%) Offer this Service
Iowa
7 (11.86%) 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
Des Moines
5 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Polk County
5 (83.33%) Offer this Service
Iowa
17 (28.81%) 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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Last Modified

Saturday, August 30, 2008 1:25 PM MST

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Nearby Dialysis Centers

  1. Dialysis Center
    Riverpoint Dialysis Unit
    Located 3.75 miles away in Des Moines at 501 Southwest 7th Street Suite B.
  2. Dialysis Center
    Central Des Moines Dialysis
    Located 4.63 miles away in Des Moines at 1215 Pleasant #106.
  3. Dialysis Center
    Fresenius Medical Care Dialysis..
    Located 5.09 miles away in Des Moines at 1111 Sixth Avenue 5 West Dialysis Unit.
  4. Dialysis Center
    East Des Moines Dialysis
    Located 5.41 miles away in Des Moines at 1301 Pennsylvania Avenue Suite 208.
  5. Dialysis Center
    West Des Moines Dialysis
    Located 10.35 miles away in West Des Moines at 6800 Lake Drive #185.
Note: There are a total of 5 centers within 35 miles of this provider.

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Des Moines at a Glance

Des Moines has a total population of 198,682, of which 49,328 are children under the age of 18 and 24,559 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 33.8.

Total Population:
198,682
Median Age:
33.8
Males:
96,157 (48.4%)
Female:
102,525 (51.6%)
Children (0-17):
49,328 (24.8%)
Adults (18-64):
124,795 (62.8%)
Seniors (65+):
24,559 (12.4%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Des Moines
Married:
82,506 (41.5%)
Divorced:
19,844 (10.0%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Des Moines
Hispanic Ethnicity:
13,138 (6.61%)
White:
163,494 (82.29%)
African American:
16,025 (8.07%)
Asian:
6,946 (3.50%)
Pacific Islander:
95 (0.05%)
Indian:
705 (0.35%)
Other:
6,987 (3.52%)
Two or More:
4,430 (2.23%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Des Moines

Health

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

Disabilities:
0.32 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
5
Doctors:
1,502
Home Agencies:
3
Hospitals:
4
Nursing Homes:
13
Medical Suppliers:
80
Rehab Centers:
10

Wealth

The median family income is $46,590 while the median household income is $38,408. Roughly 11.01% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$46,590
Household Income:
$38,408
In Poverty:
11.01%

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