DCI North Brunswick Dialysis Center

Detailed report on the dialysis center located in North Brunswick, New Jersey (NJ).

DCI North Brunswick Dialysis Center is a large dialysis clinic with 36 stations based at 101 North Center Drive in North Brunswick, NJ. The non-profit facility is operated by Dialysis Clinic, Inc, which runs other dialysis facilities. The center was certified by Medicare in 1995. The facility offers late shift, in-center hemodialysis, hemo hemodialysis training, 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

Dialysis Clinic, Inc

Ownership Type

Non-Profit

Address

101 North Center Drive
North Brunswick, NJ 08902

Phone Number

(732) 940-4460

Geographic Coordinates

40.447932, -74.498325
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Certification Date

06/01/1995
* 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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36
Middlesex County Average
18
New Jersey 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
Middlesex County
8 (100.00%) Offer this Service
New Jersey
112 (97.39%) 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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Yes
Middlesex County
1 (12.50%) Offer this Service
New Jersey
19 (16.52%) 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
Middlesex County
4 (50.00%) Offer this Service
New Jersey
37 (32.17%) 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
Middlesex County
4 (50.00%) Offer this Service
New Jersey
54 (46.96%) 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.

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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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140 (91.00%)
Middlesex County
536 (97.13%)
New Jersey
7,530 (95.77%)
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.

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139 (95.00%)
Middlesex County
519 (95.25%)
New Jersey
7,044 (92.61%)
United States
221,150 (92.20%)

Reviews and Ratings

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Insurance:
Aetna
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Last Modified

Saturday, August 30, 2008 1:25 PM MST

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Note: There are a total of 73 centers within 35 miles of this provider.

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North Brunswick at a Glance

North Brunswick has a total population of 36,287, of which 8,353 are children under the age of 18 and 3,615 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 35.4.

Total Population:
36,287
Median Age:
35.4
Males:
18,021 (49.7%)
Female:
18,266 (50.3%)
Children (0-17):
8,353 (23.0%)
Adults (18-64):
24,319 (67.0%)
Seniors (65+):
3,615 (10.0%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in North Brunswick
Married:
17,557 (48.4%)
Divorced:
2,335 (6.4%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in North Brunswick
Hispanic Ethnicity:
3,775 (10.40%)
White:
22,763 (62.73%)
African American:
5,542 (15.27%)
Asian:
5,152 (14.20%)
Pacific Islander:
10 (0.03%)
Indian:
63 (0.17%)
Other:
1,707 (4.70%)
Two or More:
1,050 (2.89%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in North Brunswick

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:
80
Home Agencies:
0
Hospitals:
0
Nursing Homes:
0
Medical Suppliers:
11
Rehab Centers:
0

Wealth

The median family income is $70,812 while the median household income is $61,325. Roughly 4.58% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$70,812
Household Income:
$61,325
In Poverty:
4.58%

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