Staten Island Dialysis Clinic Artificial Kidney Center

Detailed report on the dialysis center located in Staten Island, New York (NY).

Staten Island Dialysis Clinic Artificial Kidney Center is a large dialysis clinic with 24 stations based at 1550 Richmond Avenue in Staten Island, NY. The non-profit facility is operated by Dialysis Clinic, Inc, which runs other dialysis facilities. The center was certified by Medicare in 1997. The facility offers in-center hemodialysis, hemo hemodialysis training, and in-center peritoneal services. The patient survival category for this clinic is above 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

1550 Richmond Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10314

Phone Number

(718) 983-7000

Geographic Coordinates

40.610462, -74.160188
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Certification Date

04/18/1997
* 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
Staten Island Average
18
Richmond 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.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Staten Island
5 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Richmond County
5 (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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Yes
Staten Island
2 (40.00%) Offer this Service
Richmond County
2 (40.00%) 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.

This Provider This Provider
No
Staten Island
2 (40.00%) Offer this Service
Richmond County
2 (40.00%) 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.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Staten Island
4 (80.00%) Offer this Service
Richmond County
4 (80.00%) 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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58 (86.00%)
Staten Island
282 (91.40%)
Richmond County
282 (91.40%)
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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55 (98.00%)
Staten Island
271 (90.80%)
Richmond County
271 (90.80%)
New York
13,458 (91.12%)
United States
221,150 (92.20%)

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Last Modified

Saturday, August 30, 2008 1:25 PM MST

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Disclosure

CiteHealth is not associated with Staten Island Dialysis Clinic Artificial Kidney Center or Staten Island Dialysis Clinic/ Akc. We do not endorse, sponsor, or take financial incentives from this provider.

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Note: There are a total of 155 centers within 35 miles of this provider.

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Staten Island at a Glance

Staten Island has a total population of 443,728, of which 113,258 are children under the age of 18 and 51,433 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 35.9.

Total Population:
443,728
Median Age:
35.9
Males:
214,485 (48.3%)
Female:
229,243 (51.7%)
Children (0-17):
113,258 (25.5%)
Adults (18-64):
279,037 (62.9%)
Seniors (65+):
51,433 (11.6%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Staten Island
Married:
199,756 (45.0%)
Divorced:
23,202 (5.2%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Staten Island
Hispanic Ethnicity:
53,550 (12.07%)
White:
344,319 (77.60%)
African American:
42,914 (9.67%)
Asian:
25,071 (5.65%)
Pacific Islander:
182 (0.04%)
Indian:
1,107 (0.25%)
Other:
18,355 (4.14%)
Two or More:
11,780 (2.65%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Staten Island

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.31, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.31 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
5
Doctors:
1,999
Home Agencies:
1
Hospitals:
2
Nursing Homes:
11
Medical Suppliers:
97
Rehab Centers:
17

Wealth

The median family income is $64,333 while the median household income is $55,039. Roughly 9.89% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$64,333
Household Income:
$55,039
In Poverty:
9.89%

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