DCI of Parks Bend

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

DCI of Parks Bend is an average sized dialysis clinic with 19 stations based at 1143 Industrial Park Road in Vandergrift, PA. The non-profit facility is operated by Dialysis Clinic, Inc, which runs other dialysis facilities. The center was certified by Medicare in 1999. The facility offers 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.

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Operated By

Dialysis Clinic, Inc

Ownership Type



1143 Industrial Park Road
Vandergrift, PA 15690

Phone Number

(724) 845-3313

Geographic Coordinates

40.63145, -79.580644
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Certification Date

* Originally passed inspection by Medicare or Medicaid on this date. This is not the same as accreditation.


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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Westmoreland County Average
Pennsylvania Average
United States Average



In-Center Hemodialysis Service


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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Westmoreland County
9 (100.00%) Offer this Service
230 (99.57%) Offer this Service
United States
4,686 (96.96%) Offer this Service

Hemodialysis Training Service


Indicates whether the facility offers hemodialysis training at patients' place of residence.

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Westmoreland County
4 (44.44%) Offer this Service
45 (19.48%) Offer this Service
United States
806 (16.68%) Offer this Service

Late Shift Service


Indicates whether the facility has a shift starting at 5:00 PM or later.

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Westmoreland County
1 (11.11%) Offer this Service
52 (22.51%) Offer this Service
United States
931 (19.26%) Offer this Service

In-Center Peritoneal Service


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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Westmoreland County
8 (88.89%) Offer this Service
168 (72.73%) Offer this Service
United States
2,235 (46.24%) Offer this Service

Quality Measures


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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22 (95.00%)
Westmoreland County
198 (92.88%)
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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21 (95.00%)
Westmoreland County
189 (93.25%)
7,893 (92.51%)
United States
221,150 (92.20%)

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Last Modified

Saturday, August 30, 2008 1:25 PM MST

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Note: There are a total of 34 centers within 35 miles of this provider.

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Vandergrift at a Glance

Vandergrift has a total population of 5,455, of which 1,196 are children under the age of 18 and 1,254 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 40.5.

Total Population:
Median Age:
2,537 (46.5%)
2,918 (53.5%)
Children (0-17):
1,196 (21.9%)
Adults (18-64):
3,005 (55.1%)
Seniors (65+):
1,254 (23.0%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Vandergrift
2,382 (43.7%)
418 (7.7%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Vandergrift
Hispanic Ethnicity:
20 (0.37%)
5,151 (94.43%)
African American:
188 (3.45%)
13 (0.24%)
Pacific Islander:
1 (0.02%)
11 (0.20%)
9 (0.16%)
Two or More:
82 (1.50%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Vandergrift


The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.35, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

0.35 (Per Capita)
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The median family income is $35,984 while the median household income is $26,935. Roughly 15.84% of the population live in poverty.

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