Central Kittanning Dialysis Center, LLC

Detailed report on the dialysis center located in Kittanning, Pennsylvania (PA).

Central Kittanning Dialysis Center, LLC is an average sized dialysis clinic with 13 stations based at 700 Medical Arts Suite 720 in Kittanning, PA. The for-profit facility is operated independently from any other parent chain. The center was certified by Medicare in 1988. The facility offers 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

Independently Operated

Ownership Type

For-Profit

Address

700 Medical Arts Suite 720
Kittanning, PA 16201

Phone Number

(724) 543-3151

Certification Date

03/22/1988
* 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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13
Kittanning Average
12
Armstrong County Average
12
Pennsylvania Average
17
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
Kittanning
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Armstrong County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Pennsylvania
230 (99.57%) 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
Kittanning
1 (50.00%) Offer this Service
Armstrong County
1 (50.00%) Offer this Service
Pennsylvania
45 (19.48%) 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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No
Kittanning
0 (0.00%) Offer this Service
Armstrong County
0 (0.00%) Offer this Service
Pennsylvania
52 (22.51%) 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
Kittanning
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Armstrong County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Pennsylvania
168 (72.73%) 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
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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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17 (100.00%)
Kittanning
42 (98.00%)
Armstrong County
42 (98.00%)
Pennsylvania
8,406 (95.04%)
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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17 (82.00%)
Kittanning
36 (89.00%)
Armstrong County
36 (89.00%)
Pennsylvania
7,893 (92.51%)
United States
221,150 (92.20%)

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Supplemental

Last Modified

Saturday, August 30, 2008 1:25 PM MST

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Kittanning at a Glance

Kittanning has a total population of 4,787, of which 1,061 are children under the age of 18 and 962 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 39.5.

Total Population:
4,787
Median Age:
39.5
Males:
2,164 (45.2%)
Female:
2,623 (54.8%)
Children (0-17):
1,061 (22.2%)
Adults (18-64):
2,764 (57.7%)
Seniors (65+):
962 (20.1%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Kittanning
Married:
1,737 (36.3%)
Divorced:
546 (11.4%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Kittanning
Hispanic Ethnicity:
32 (0.67%)
White:
4,658 (97.31%)
African American:
75 (1.57%)
Asian:
12 (0.25%)
Pacific Islander:
0 (0.00%)
Indian:
11 (0.23%)
Other:
4 (0.08%)
Two or More:
27 (0.56%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Kittanning

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.47, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.47 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
2
Doctors:
154
Home Agencies:
0
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
3
Medical Suppliers:
11
Rehab Centers:
1

Wealth

The median family income is $30,822 while the median household income is $20,921. Roughly 15.27% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$30,822
Household Income:
$20,921
In Poverty:
15.27%

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