Beth Israel Medical Center

Detailed report on the dialysis center based at Irving Place Dialysis 120 East 16TH Street 6th Floor in New York, New York (NY).

Beth Israel Medical Center is a large dialysis clinic with 24 stations based at Irving Place Dialysis 120 East 16TH Street 6th Floor in New York, NY. The non-profit facility is operated by Renal Research Institute, which runs other dialysis facilities. The center was certified by Medicare in 1996. The facility offers late shift, in-center hemodialysis, 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.

Overall Rating

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Rated 3.67 out of 5 from 3 User Reviews
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Quality of Care Rating

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Rated 3.67 out of 5 on this user rated measure.

Staff Rating

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Rated 3.67 out of 5 on this user rated measure.

Facility Rating

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Rated 3.67 out of 5 on this user rated measure.

Promptness Rating

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Rated 2.33 out of 5 on this user rated measure.

Operated By

Renal Research Institute

Ownership Type

Non-Profit

Address

Irving Place Dialysis 120 East 16TH Street 6th Floor
New York, NY 10003

Phone Number

(212) 844-8611

Certification Date

05/29/1996
* 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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24
New York Average
18
New York County Average
18
New York 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.

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Yes
New York
28 (100.00%) Offer this Service
New York County
28 (100.00%) Offer this Service
New York
228 (99.13%) 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
New York
4 (14.29%) Offer this Service
New York County
4 (14.29%) Offer this Service
New York
48 (20.87%) 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
New York
16 (57.14%) Offer this Service
New York County
16 (57.14%) Offer this Service
New York
111 (48.26%) 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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Yes
New York
13 (46.43%) Offer this Service
New York County
13 (46.43%) Offer this Service
New York
121 (52.61%) 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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131 (95.00%)
New York
1,738 (92.58%)
New York County
1,738 (92.58%)
New York
14,358 (94.68%)
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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131 (88.00%)
New York
1,604 (87.45%)
New York County
1,604 (87.45%)
New York
13,458 (91.12%)
United States
221,150 (92.20%)

Reviews and Ratings

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A Review by Anonymous

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I have done my treatment here now for 4 year and in my opinion this is a dialysis free for all...Hate this place but I must go to stay alive... I would switch but I did that already and it seems similar things go on at this cent. er as well

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Insurance:
Medicare
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Just an awesome place wish I lived in the city

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A Review by Anonymous

Beth Israel Medical Center Review
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Insurance:
Blue Cross / Blue Shield
Details:

Family like enviornment with stable caring staff. Nice location also!

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Discussions

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Dr. med. Dorothea Keeser

Dr. med. Dorothea Keeser
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there is a severe difference in the way American patients are treated to the way foreigners are treated. Can America accept this?

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Member:
Anonymous
Date:
Saturday, May 14, 2011 4:56 AM MST

Supplemental

Last Modified

Saturday, August 30, 2008 1:25 PM MST

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New York at a Glance

New York has a total population of 8,008,278, of which 1,940,269 are children under the age of 18 and 937,857 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 34.2.

Total Population:
8,008,278
Median Age:
34.2
Males:
3,794,204 (47.4%)
Female:
4,214,074 (52.6%)
Children (0-17):
1,940,269 (24.2%)
Adults (18-64):
5,130,152 (64.1%)
Seniors (65+):
937,857 (11.7%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in New York
Married:
3,040,694 (38.0%)
Divorced:
492,327 (6.1%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in New York
Hispanic Ethnicity:
2,160,554 (26.98%)
White:
3,576,385 (44.66%)
African American:
2,129,762 (26.59%)
Asian:
787,047 (9.83%)
Pacific Islander:
5,430 (0.07%)
Indian:
41,289 (0.52%)
Other:
1,074,406 (13.42%)
Two or More:
393,959 (4.92%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in New York

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.40, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.40 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
28
Doctors:
17,770
Home Agencies:
15
Hospitals:
18
Nursing Homes:
20
Medical Suppliers:
501
Rehab Centers:
122

Wealth

The median family income is $41,887 while the median household income is $38,293. Roughly 20.84% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$41,887
Household Income:
$38,293
In Poverty:
20.84%

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