Covenant Medical Center

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

Covenant Medical Center is a large dialysis clinic with 25 stations based at 3421 W 9th Street Renal Dialysis Dept in Waterloo, IA. The non-profit facility is operated independently from any other parent chain. The center was certified by Medicare in 1966. The facility offers in-center hemodialysis and in-center peritoneal 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. Patients with a HCT of 33% or higher is close to national levels.

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Operated By

Independently Operated

Ownership Type

Non-Profit

Address

3421 W 9th Street Renal Dialysis Dept
Waterloo, IA 50702

Phone Number

(319) 272-8700

Geographic Coordinates

42.463988, -92.345626
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Certification Date

07/01/1966
* 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
25
Waterloo Average
25
Black Hawk County Average
25
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
Waterloo
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Black Hawk County
2 (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.

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No
Waterloo
0 (0.00%) Offer this Service
Black Hawk County
0 (0.00%) 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
Waterloo
0 (0.00%) Offer this Service
Black Hawk County
0 (0.00%) 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
Waterloo
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Black Hawk County
2 (100.00%) 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.

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%.

This Provider This Provider
46 (98.00%)
Waterloo
139 (96.00%)
Black Hawk County
139 (96.00%)
Iowa
1,805 (93.39%)
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.

This Provider This Provider
43 (91.00%)
Waterloo
129 (94.50%)
Black Hawk County
129 (94.50%)
Iowa
1,707 (92.74%)
United States
221,150 (92.20%)

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Discussions

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now DaVita

now DaVita
Details:

No longer independant, this center is now owned by DaVita

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Date:
Wednesday, October 06, 2010 11:00 AM MST

Supplemental

Last Modified

Saturday, August 30, 2008 1:25 PM MST

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Nearby Dialysis Centers

  1. Dialysis Center
    Cedar Valley Dialysis Center
    Located 1.88 miles away in Waterloo at 1661 West Ridgeway PO Box 1917.
  2. Dialysis Center
    Covenant Waverly Dialysis Center
    Located 19.80 miles away in Waverly at 2020 3rd Avenue Northwest.
  3. Dialysis Center
    Covenant Mercycare, Inc
    Located 26.38 miles away in Vinton at 502 North 9th Avenue Dialysis Unit.
Note: There are a total of 3 centers within 35 miles of this provider.

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Waterloo at a Glance

Waterloo has a total population of 68,747, of which 16,964 are children under the age of 18 and 10,544 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 35.9.

Total Population:
68,747
Median Age:
35.9
Males:
32,985 (48.0%)
Female:
35,762 (52.0%)
Children (0-17):
16,964 (24.7%)
Adults (18-64):
41,239 (60.0%)
Seniors (65+):
10,544 (15.3%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Waterloo
Married:
29,493 (42.9%)
Divorced:
5,678 (8.3%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Waterloo
Hispanic Ethnicity:
1,806 (2.63%)
White:
56,103 (81.61%)
African American:
9,529 (13.86%)
Asian:
587 (0.85%)
Pacific Islander:
34 (0.05%)
Indian:
150 (0.22%)
Other:
989 (1.44%)
Two or More:
1,355 (1.97%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Waterloo

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.38, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.38 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
2
Doctors:
581
Home Agencies:
3
Hospitals:
2
Nursing Homes:
8
Medical Suppliers:
34
Rehab Centers:
3

Wealth

The median family income is $42,731 while the median household income is $34,092. Roughly 13.51% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$42,731
Household Income:
$34,092
In Poverty:
13.51%

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