Martha's Vineyard Hospital

Detailed report on the dialysis center located in Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts (MA).

Martha's Vineyard Hospital is a small dialysis clinic with 3 stations based at Dialysis Unit 1 Hospital Road PO Box 1477 in Oak Bluffs, MA. The non-profit facility is operated independently from any other parent chain. The center was certified by Medicare in 1987. The facility offers in-center hemodialysis services. The patient survival category for this clinic is average.

A total of 3,176 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services in 2006, and the provider was reimbursed $5,173,926 by Medicare.

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Operated By

Independently Operated

Ownership Type

Non-Profit

Address

Dialysis Unit 1 Hospital Road PO Box 1477
Oak Bluffs, MA 02557

Phone Number

(508) 693-0410

Geographic Coordinates

41.4451, -70.5647
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a zip code level.

Certification Date

12/18/1987
* 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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3
Massachusetts 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
Massachusetts
73 (98.65%) 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
Massachusetts
28 (37.84%) 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
Massachusetts
24 (32.43%) 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
Massachusetts
47 (63.51%) 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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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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3,176
Massachusetts Average
1,607
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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$5,173,926
Massachusetts Average
$2,731,418
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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$1,629
Massachusetts Average
$1,700
United States Average
$2,609

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Discussions

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What is the distance from the ferry to the hospital, and hospital to High School?.

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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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Oak Bluffs at a Glance

Oak Bluffs has a total population of 3,713, of which 838 are children under the age of 18 and 549 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 39.4.

Total Population:
3,713
Median Age:
39.4
Males:
1,802 (48.5%)
Female:
1,911 (51.5%)
Children (0-17):
838 (22.6%)
Adults (18-64):
2,326 (62.6%)
Seniors (65+):
549 (14.8%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Oak Bluffs
Married:
1,498 (40.3%)
Divorced:
361 (9.7%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Oak Bluffs
Hispanic Ethnicity:
44 (1.19%)
White:
3,220 (86.72%)
African American:
160 (4.31%)
Asian:
25 (0.67%)
Pacific Islander:
0 (0.00%)
Indian:
56 (1.51%)
Other:
93 (2.50%)
Two or More:
159 (4.28%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Oak Bluffs

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.24, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.24 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
1
Doctors:
129
Home Agencies:
1
Hospitals:
0
Nursing Homes:
1
Medical Suppliers:
2
Rehab Centers:
1

Wealth

The median family income is $53,841 while the median household income is $42,044. Roughly 8.43% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$53,841
Household Income:
$42,044
In Poverty:
8.43%

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