West St. Paul Dialysis of Davita

Detailed report on the dialysis center located in West St. Paul, Minnesota (MN).

West St. Paul Dialysis of Davita is an average sized dialysis clinic with 20 stations based at 1555 Livingston Avenue in West St. Paul, MN. The for-profit facility is operated by Davita, which runs other dialysis facilities. The center was certified by Medicare in 1992. The facility offers late shift and in-center hemodialysis services. The patient survival category for this clinic is average.

Staff is made up of the full time equivalent of 3.61 registered nurses, 0.49 licensed practical nurses, 12.69 technicians, 0.86 social workers, 0.97 dietitians, and 2.59 administrators. On call staff is made up of the full time equivalent of 0.25 doctors. West St. Paul Dialysis of Davita furnished 102,625 units of epoetin to patients in 2006, which is below average when compared nationally. 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

Davita

Ownership Type

For-Profit

Address

1555 Livingston Avenue
West St. Paul, MN 55118

Phone Number

(651) 455-2995

Geographic Coordinates

44.899639, -93.08231
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Certification Date

01/17/1992
* 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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20
Dakota County Average
19
Minnesota Average
12
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
Dakota County
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Minnesota
79 (100.00%) 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
Dakota County
0 (0.00%) Offer this Service
Minnesota
8 (10.13%) 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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Yes
Dakota County
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Minnesota
22 (27.85%) 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
Dakota County
0 (0.00%) Offer this Service
Minnesota
18 (22.78%) 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.

As 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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83 (90.00%)
Dakota County
137 (89.00%)
Minnesota
2,321 (95.28%)
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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80 (91.00%)
Dakota County
135 (90.33%)
Minnesota
2,228 (93.96%)
United States
221,150 (92.20%)

Staff

Registered Nurses on Staff

The number of full time equivalent registered nurses employed on staff by this provider in 2006. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

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3.61
Dakota County Average
2.92
Minnesota Average
2.39
United States Average
3.91

Licensed Practical Nurses on Staff

The number of full time equivalent licensed practical nurses employed on staff by this provider in 2006. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

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0.49
Dakota County Average
0.37
Minnesota Average
0.39
United States Average
0.82

Doctors on Staff

The number of full time equivalent doctors employed on staff by this provider in 2006. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

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0.00
Dakota County Average
0.00
Minnesota Average
0.00
United States Average
0.09

Nursing Aides on Staff

The number of full time equivalent nursing aides employed on staff by this provider in 2006. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
Dakota County Average
0.00
Minnesota Average
0.05
United States Average
0.31

Technicians on Staff

The number of full time equivalent technicians employed on staff by this provider in 2006. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

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12.69
Dakota County Average
8.27
Minnesota Average
4.92
United States Average
7.03

Social Workers on Staff

The number of full time equivalent social workers employed on staff by this provider in 2006. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

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0.86
Dakota County Average
0.58
Minnesota Average
0.38
United States Average
0.66

Dieticians on Staff

The number of full time equivalent dietitians employed on staff by this provider in 2006. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

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0.97
Dakota County Average
0.65
Minnesota Average
0.39
United States Average
0.57

Administrators on Staff

The number of full time equivalent administrators employed on staff by this provider in 2006. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
2.59
Dakota County Average
1.96
Minnesota Average
1.20
United States Average
1.79

Management on Staff

The number of full time equivalent management employed on staff by this provider in 2006. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
Dakota County Average
0.00
Minnesota Average
0.40
United States Average
0.82

Others on Staff

The number of full time equivalent other employees employed on staff by this provider in 2006. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

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0.00
Dakota County Average
0.00
Minnesota Average
0.28
United States Average
0.50

Registered Nurses on Call

The number of full time equivalent registered nurses employed on call at this provider. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
Dakota County Average
0.00
Minnesota Average
0.00
United States Average
0.06

Licensed Practical Nurses on Call

The number of full time equivalent licensed practical nurses employed on call at this provider. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
Dakota County Average
0.00
Minnesota Average
0.00
United States Average
0.01

Doctors on Call

The number of full time equivalent doctors employed on call at this provider. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

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0.25
Dakota County Average
0.25
Minnesota Average
0.15
United States Average
0.13

Nursing Aides on Call

The number of full time equivalent nursing aides employed on call at this provider. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
Dakota County Average
0.00
Minnesota Average
0.00
United States Average
0.00

Technicians on Call

The number of full time equivalent technicians employed on call at this provider. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
Dakota County Average
0.00
Minnesota Average
0.01
United States Average
0.04

Social Workers on Call

The number of full time equivalent social workers employed on call at this provider. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
Dakota County Average
0.00
Minnesota Average
0.00
United States Average
0.02

Dieticians on Call

The number of full time equivalent dietitians employed on call at this provider. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
Dakota County Average
0.00
Minnesota Average
0.01
United States Average
0.03

Administrators on Call

The number of full time equivalent administrators employed on call at this provider. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
Dakota County Average
0.00
Minnesota Average
0.00
United States Average
0.03

Management on Call

The number of full time equivalent management employed on call at this provider. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
Dakota County Average
0.00
Minnesota Average
0.00
United States Average
0.02

Others on Call

The number of full time equivalent other employees employed on call at this provider. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
Dakota County Average
0.00
Minnesota Average
0.00
United States Average
0.01

Treatment Figures

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Units of Epoetin Furnished

The number of units of epoetin (EPO) furnished by this provider to its patients in 2006.

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102,625
Dakota County Average
71,310
Minnesota Average
42,782
United States Average
259,761

Reviews and Ratings

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Last Modified

Saturday, August 30, 2008 1:25 PM MST

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Nearby Dialysis Centers

  1. Dialysis Center
    Capitol Dialysis of Davita
    Located 4.18 miles away in St. Paul at 555 Park Street Suite 230.
  2. Dialysis Center
    St. Paul Dialysis of Davita
    Located 4.18 miles away in St. Paul at 555 Park Street Suite 180.
  3. Dialysis Center
    Woodbury Dialysis of Davita
    Located 5.21 miles away in Woodbury at 1850 Weir Drive #3.
  4. Dialysis Center
    FMC Midway St. Paul
    Located 5.83 miles away in St. Paul at 1690 University Avenue W Suite B100.
  5. Dialysis Center
    FMC Dialysis Roseville
    Located 7.24 miles away in Roseville at 2045 Rice Street.
Note: There are a total of 30 centers within 35 miles of this provider.

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West St. Paul at a Glance

West St. Paul has a total population of 19,405, of which 4,095 are children under the age of 18 and 3,722 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 39.3.

Total Population:
19,405
Median Age:
39.3
Males:
9,047 (46.6%)
Female:
10,358 (53.4%)
Children (0-17):
4,095 (21.1%)
Adults (18-64):
11,588 (59.7%)
Seniors (65+):
3,722 (19.2%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in West St. Paul
Married:
8,193 (42.2%)
Divorced:
1,700 (8.8%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in West St. Paul
Hispanic Ethnicity:
1,937 (9.98%)
White:
16,934 (87.27%)
African American:
549 (2.83%)
Asian:
367 (1.89%)
Pacific Islander:
5 (0.03%)
Indian:
121 (0.62%)
Other:
946 (4.88%)
Two or More:
483 (2.49%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in West St. Paul

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.35, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.35 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
1
Doctors:
0
Home Agencies:
0
Hospitals:
0
Nursing Homes:
1
Medical Suppliers:
9
Rehab Centers:
0

Wealth

The median family income is $56,786 while the median household income is $41,103. Roughly 5.80% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$56,786
Household Income:
$41,103
In Poverty:
5.80%

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