University of Iowa Hospital & Clinics Grinnell

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

University of Iowa Hospital & Clinics Grinnell is a small dialysis clinic with 9 stations based at 803 Broad Street in Grinnell, IA. The non-profit facility is operated independently from any other parent chain. The center was certified by Medicare in 1997. The facility offers in-center hemodialysis services. The patient survival category for this clinic is average.

The number of patients that have a URR of 65% or more is on par with national levels.

Overall Rating

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Rated 5.00 out of 5 from 2 User Reviews
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Quality of Care Rating

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Staff Rating

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Facility Rating

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Operated By

Independently Operated

Ownership Type

Non-Profit

Address

803 Broad Street
Grinnell, IA 50112

Phone Number

(641) 236-7419

Geographic Coordinates

41.74172, -92.724127
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Certification Date

07/28/1997
* 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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9
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.

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Yes
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.

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No
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.

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No
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.

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No
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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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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11 (82.00%)
Iowa
1,805 (93.39%)
United States
225,886 (94.68%)

Reviews and Ratings

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A Review by Anonymous

University of Iowa Hospital & Clinics Grinnell Review
Overall:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Care:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Staff:
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Facility:
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Promptness:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Insurance:
Medicare
Details:

This is the best facility of all. The quality of care is just the best. Patient to nurse ratio is wonderful. Very caring staff. Very pleased with this super facility in Grinnell. Take a note Davita!

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A Review by Anonymous

University of Iowa Hospital & Clinics Grinnell Review
Overall:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Care:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Staff:
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Facility:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Promptness:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Insurance:
None
Details:

I have done dialysis for 20 years. I have been all over the country in various units. This is the best facility I have ever been to. WORLD class staff and doctors. Extemely clean facility.

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Supplemental

Last Modified

Saturday, August 30, 2008 1:25 PM MST

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Note: There are a total of 3 centers within 35 miles of this provider.

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Grinnell at a Glance

Grinnell has a total population of 9,105, of which 1,864 are children under the age of 18 and 1,682 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 35.1.

Total Population:
9,105
Median Age:
35.1
Males:
4,199 (46.1%)
Female:
4,906 (53.9%)
Children (0-17):
1,864 (20.5%)
Adults (18-64):
5,559 (61.1%)
Seniors (65+):
1,682 (18.5%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Grinnell
Married:
3,605 (39.6%)
Divorced:
761 (8.4%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Grinnell
Hispanic Ethnicity:
143 (1.57%)
White:
8,639 (94.88%)
African American:
95 (1.04%)
Asian:
183 (2.01%)
Pacific Islander:
9 (0.10%)
Indian:
26 (0.29%)
Other:
34 (0.37%)
Two or More:
119 (1.31%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Grinnell

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.30, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.30 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
1
Doctors:
163
Home Agencies:
1
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
3
Medical Suppliers:
8
Rehab Centers:
0

Wealth

The median family income is $48,991 while the median household income is $35,625. Roughly 11.46% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$48,991
Household Income:
$35,625
In Poverty:
11.46%

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