Covenant Mercycare, Inc

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

Covenant Mercycare, Inc is a small dialysis clinic with 7 stations based at 502 North 9th Avenue Dialysis Unit in Vinton, IA. The non-profit facility is operated independently from any other parent chain. The center was certified by Medicare in 2000. The facility offers in-center hemodialysis services. The patient survival category for this clinic is average.

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Operated By

Independently Operated

Ownership Type

Non-Profit

Address

502 North 9th Avenue Dialysis Unit
Vinton, IA 52349

Phone Number

(319) 472-6359

Geographic Coordinates

42.172269, -92.013386
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Certification Date

05/01/2000
* 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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7
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.

As 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
    Mercy Medical Center Dialysis..
    Located 20.69 miles away in Cedar Rapids at 5264 Council Street Northeast Suite 200.
  2. Dialysis Center
    Covenant Mercycare Dialysis..
    Located 21.70 miles away in Independence at 1600 1st Street East.
  3. Dialysis Center
    Mercy Medical Center Cedar Rapids
    Located 22.77 miles away in Cedar Rapids at 701 10TH Street Southeast Dialysis Unit.
  4. Dialysis Center
    Marengo Memorial Hospital
    Located 25.82 miles away in Marengo at 300 W May Street Attn Dialysis Unit.
  5. Dialysis Center
    Covenant Medical Center
    Located 26.38 miles away in Waterloo at 3421 W 9th Street Renal Dialysis Dept.
Note: There are a total of 6 centers within 35 miles of this provider.

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Vinton at a Glance

Vinton has a total population of 5,102, of which 1,276 are children under the age of 18 and 1,030 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 38.4.

Total Population:
5,102
Median Age:
38.4
Males:
2,418 (47.4%)
Female:
2,684 (52.6%)
Children (0-17):
1,276 (25.0%)
Adults (18-64):
2,796 (54.8%)
Seniors (65+):
1,030 (20.2%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Vinton
Married:
2,477 (48.5%)
Divorced:
382 (7.5%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Vinton
Hispanic Ethnicity:
48 (0.94%)
White:
5,013 (98.26%)
African American:
13 (0.25%)
Asian:
14 (0.27%)
Pacific Islander:
1 (0.02%)
Indian:
9 (0.18%)
Other:
11 (0.22%)
Two or More:
41 (0.80%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Vinton

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.31, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.31 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
1
Doctors:
46
Home Agencies:
1
Hospitals:
0
Nursing Homes:
2
Medical Suppliers:
4
Rehab Centers:
0

Wealth

The median family income is $41,546 while the median household income is $35,114. Roughly 9.43% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$41,546
Household Income:
$35,114
In Poverty:
9.43%

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