Las Vegas Dialysis

Detailed report on the dialysis center based at 1750 East Desert Inn Road Suite 100 in Las Vegas, Nevada (NV).

Las Vegas Dialysis is a large dialysis clinic with 27 stations based at 1750 East Desert Inn Road Suite 100 in Las Vegas, NV. The for-profit facility is operated by Renal Care Group, Inc, which runs other dialysis facilities. The center was certified by Medicare in 1983. The facility offers late shift, in-center hemodialysis, and in-center peritoneal services. The patient survival category for this clinic is average.

Staff is made up of the full time equivalent of 9.00 registered nurses, 0.51 licensed practical nurses, 22.67 technicians, 2.04 social workers, 1.69 dietitians, 5.08 administrators, 3.36 managers, and 1.01 other employees. On call staff is made up of the full time equivalent of 0.98 registered nurses and 0.07 technicians. Las Vegas Dialysis furnished 195,364 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.

Overall Rating

Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star
Rated 4.00 out of 5 from 1 User Review
Read the Reviews Read the Reviews | Review Now! Rate this Dialysis Center

Quality of Care Rating

Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star
Rated 4.00 out of 5 on this user rated measure.

Staff Rating

Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star
Rated 4.00 out of 5 on this user rated measure.

Facility Rating

Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star
Rated 4.00 out of 5 on this user rated measure.

Promptness Rating

Full StarFull StarFull StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Rated 3.00 out of 5 on this user rated measure.

Operated By

Renal Care Group, Inc

Ownership Type

For-Profit

Address

1750 East Desert Inn Road Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89169

Phone Number

(702) 735-5477

Geographic Coordinates

36.129875, -115.128079
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Certification Date

05/07/1983
* 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
27
Las Vegas Average
20
Clark County Average
19
Nevada Average
18
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
Las Vegas
14 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Clark County
19 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Nevada
27 (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.

This Provider This Provider
No
Las Vegas
2 (14.29%) Offer this Service
Clark County
2 (10.53%) Offer this Service
Nevada
3 (11.11%) 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
Yes
Las Vegas
3 (21.43%) Offer this Service
Clark County
3 (15.79%) Offer this Service
Nevada
5 (18.52%) 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
Las Vegas
5 (35.71%) Offer this Service
Clark County
7 (36.84%) Offer this Service
Nevada
10 (37.04%) 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
99 (90.00%)
Las Vegas
664 (93.09%)
Clark County
827 (93.60%)
Nevada
1,170 (92.77%)
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
108 (89.00%)
Las Vegas
646 (89.73%)
Clark County
805 (90.80%)
Nevada
1,150 (91.73%)
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.

This Provider This Provider
9.00
Las Vegas Average
6.69
Clark County Average
6.35
Nevada Average
5.45
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.

This Provider This Provider
0.51
Las Vegas Average
0.21
Clark County Average
0.18
Nevada Average
0.13
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.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
Las Vegas Average
0.00
Clark County Average
0.00
Nevada 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
Las Vegas Average
0.03
Clark County Average
0.03
Nevada Average
0.02
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.

This Provider This Provider
22.67
Las Vegas Average
11.37
Clark County Average
10.91
Nevada Average
9.95
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.

This Provider This Provider
2.04
Las Vegas Average
0.85
Clark County Average
0.81
Nevada Average
0.75
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.

This Provider This Provider
1.69
Las Vegas Average
1.00
Clark County Average
0.94
Nevada Average
0.84
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
5.08
Las Vegas Average
3.05
Clark County Average
2.90
Nevada Average
2.52
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
3.36
Las Vegas Average
0.81
Clark County Average
0.70
Nevada Average
0.51
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.

This Provider This Provider
1.01
Las Vegas Average
0.29
Clark County Average
0.26
Nevada Average
0.19
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
0.98
Las Vegas Average
0.46
Clark County Average
0.41
Nevada Average
0.30
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
Las Vegas Average
0.00
Clark County Average
0.00
Nevada 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.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
Las Vegas Average
0.25
Clark County Average
0.25
Nevada Average
0.25
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
Las Vegas Average
0.00
Clark County Average
0.00
Nevada 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
0.07
Las Vegas Average
0.01
Clark County Average
0.01
Nevada 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
Las Vegas Average
0.14
Clark County Average
0.13
Nevada Average
0.09
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
Las Vegas Average
0.14
Clark County Average
0.13
Nevada Average
0.09
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
Las Vegas Average
0.00
Clark County Average
0.00
Nevada 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
Las Vegas Average
0.00
Clark County Average
0.00
Nevada 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
Las Vegas Average
0.00
Clark County Average
0.00
Nevada Average
0.00
United States Average
0.01

Treatment Figures

Charts

Units of Epoetin Furnished

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

This Provider This Provider
195,364
Las Vegas Average
99,383
Clark County Average
98,610
Nevada Average
81,732
United States Average
259,761

Reviews and Ratings

 (Details have not been substantiated)

A Review by Anonymous

Las Vegas Dialysis Review
Overall:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star
Care:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star
Staff:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star
Facility:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star
Promptness:
Full StarFull StarFull StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Insurance:
Medicare
Details:

Very nice people; competent care. The clinic staff had me schedule for 5AM, but the front office and confirmation letter said 4AM. One of the techs told me this sort of discrepency was quite common (and she did her very best to take me early)

Member:
Date:

Discussions

 (Details have not been substantiated)
No discussions have been started. Start the first discussion!

Supplemental

Last Modified

Saturday, August 30, 2008 1:25 PM MST

Indicates the latest change to the core data for this provider. It does not reflect changes from user input, such as reviews and discussions.

Disclosure

CiteHealth is not associated with Las Vegas Dialysis or Las Vegas Dialysis. We do not endorse, sponsor, or take financial incentives from this provider.

Updates & Additional Information

We appreciate any verifiable updates or additional information you may have on this provider.

Nearby Dialysis Centers

  1. Dialysis Center
    Sunrise Hospital Pediatric Renal..
    Located 0.56 miles away in Las Vegas at 3186 South Maryland Parkway.
  2. Dialysis Center
    Desert Springs Dialysis Center
    Located 1.08 miles away in Las Vegas at 2110 East Flamingo Road Suite 108.
  3. Dialysis Center
    Las Vegas Dialysis
    Located 1.86 miles away in Las Vegas at 2333 Renaissance Drive.
  4. Dialysis Center
    Red Moon Dialysis
    Located 2.60 miles away in Las Vegas at 900 S Main Street.
  5. Dialysis Center
    South Las Vegas Dialysis
    Located 2.78 miles away in Las Vegas at 2250 S Rancho Drive Suite 115.
Note: There are a total of 18 centers within 35 miles of this provider.

Newest Reviews

Las Vegas at a Glance

Las Vegas has a total population of 478,434, of which 124,055 are children under the age of 18 and 55,297 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 34.5.

Total Population:
478,434
Median Age:
34.5
Males:
243,077 (50.8%)
Female:
235,357 (49.2%)
Children (0-17):
124,055 (25.9%)
Adults (18-64):
299,082 (62.5%)
Seniors (65+):
55,297 (11.6%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Las Vegas
Married:
203,833 (42.6%)
Divorced:
51,828 (10.8%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Las Vegas
Hispanic Ethnicity:
112,962 (23.61%)
White:
334,230 (69.86%)
African American:
49,570 (10.36%)
Asian:
22,879 (4.78%)
Pacific Islander:
2,145 (0.45%)
Indian:
3,570 (0.75%)
Other:
46,643 (9.75%)
Two or More:
19,397 (4.05%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Las Vegas

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.34, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.34 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
14
Doctors:
3,774
Home Agencies:
52
Hospitals:
8
Nursing Homes:
17
Medical Suppliers:
341
Rehab Centers:
25

Wealth

The median family income is $50,465 while the median household income is $44,069. Roughly 11.72% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$50,465
Household Income:
$44,069
In Poverty:
11.72%

Health Management Tools

Support for your Organization

If you represent a health care provider, government entity, library or university, we would like to support you. See our organization support page to see how we can help.