NRI Houma

Detailed report on the dialysis center located in Houma, Louisiana (LA).

NRI Houma is an average sized dialysis clinic with 15 stations based at 108 Picone Road in Houma, LA. The for-profit facility is operated by National Renal Institutes, which runs other dialysis facilities. The center was certified by Medicare in 1978. The facility offers in-center hemodialysis services. The patient survival category for this clinic is average.

A total of 58 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services in 2006, and the provider was reimbursed $982,296 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

National Renal Institutes

Ownership Type

For-Profit

Address

108 Picone Road
Houma, LA 70363

Phone Number

(985) 868-8187

Geographic Coordinates

29.568729, -90.682626
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Certification Date

11/01/1978
* 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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15
Houma Average
20
Terrebonne Parish Average
20
Louisiana Average
16
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.

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Yes
Houma
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Terrebonne Parish
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Louisiana
138 (97.87%) 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
Houma
1 (50.00%) Offer this Service
Terrebonne Parish
1 (50.00%) Offer this Service
Louisiana
21 (14.89%) 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
Houma
0 (0.00%) Offer this Service
Terrebonne Parish
0 (0.00%) Offer this Service
Louisiana
13 (9.22%) 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
Houma
1 (50.00%) Offer this Service
Terrebonne Parish
1 (50.00%) Offer this Service
Louisiana
52 (36.88%) 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.

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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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44 (95.00%)
Houma
118 (95.00%)
Terrebonne Parish
118 (95.00%)
Louisiana
5,280 (93.23%)
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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39 (95.00%)
Houma
105 (94.00%)
Terrebonne Parish
105 (94.00%)
Louisiana
5,050 (91.84%)
United States
221,150 (92.20%)

Treatment Figures

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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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58
Louisiana Average
144
United States Average
795

Financials

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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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$982,296
Louisiana Average
$882,045
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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$16,936
Louisiana Average
$6,145
United States Average
$2,609

Reviews and Ratings

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Insurance:
Blue Cross / Blue Shield
Details:

Apt time flexibility. Times offered were from 3:45 am to a nocturnal shift beginning at 7:00 pm... As a transient on nocturnal, I have the whole day to spend as I please. Able to spend more time visiting family. Love it

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Last Modified

Saturday, August 30, 2008 1:25 PM MST

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Houma at a Glance

Houma has a total population of 32,393, of which 9,029 are children under the age of 18 and 3,967 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 34.3.

Total Population:
32,393
Median Age:
34.3
Males:
15,768 (48.7%)
Female:
16,625 (51.3%)
Children (0-17):
9,029 (27.9%)
Adults (18-64):
19,397 (59.9%)
Seniors (65+):
3,967 (12.2%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Houma
Married:
12,919 (39.9%)
Divorced:
2,927 (9.0%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Houma
Hispanic Ethnicity:
571 (1.76%)
White:
21,851 (67.46%)
African American:
8,461 (26.12%)
Asian:
230 (0.71%)
Pacific Islander:
6 (0.02%)
Indian:
1,116 (3.45%)
Other:
221 (0.68%)
Two or More:
508 (1.57%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Houma

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.46, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.46 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
2
Doctors:
907
Home Agencies:
6
Hospitals:
3
Nursing Homes:
5
Medical Suppliers:
35
Rehab Centers:
1

Wealth

The median family income is $40,679 while the median household income is $34,471. Roughly 20.13% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$40,679
Household Income:
$34,471
In Poverty:
20.13%

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