DCA of York

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

DCA of York is a large dialysis clinic with 24 stations based at 1975 Kenneth Road in York, PA. The for-profit facility is operated by Dialysis Corporation of American, which runs other dialysis facilities. The center was certified by Medicare in 2006. 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 Corporation of American

Ownership Type

For-Profit

Address

1975 Kenneth Road
York, PA 17404

Phone Number

(717) 764-8322

Geographic Coordinates

39.982898, -76.781839
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Certification Date

07/12/2006
* 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.

This Provider This Provider
24
York Average
36
York County Average
36
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.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
York
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
York 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.

This Provider This Provider
No
York
0 (0.00%) Offer this Service
York County
0 (0.00%) 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.

This Provider This Provider
No
York
1 (50.00%) Offer this Service
York County
1 (50.00%) 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.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
York
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
York 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
As Expected As Expected As Expected As Expected As Expected As Expected As Expected As Expected As Expected As Expected

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%.

This Provider This Provider
30 (100.00%)
York
275 (96.50%)
York County
275 (96.50%)
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.

This Provider This Provider
28 (96.00%)
York
258 (93.00%)
York County
258 (93.00%)
Pennsylvania
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 12 centers within 35 miles of this provider.

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York at a Glance

York has a total population of 40,862, of which 11,619 are children under the age of 18 and 4,468 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 31.3.

Total Population:
40,862
Median Age:
31.3
Males:
19,687 (48.2%)
Female:
21,175 (51.8%)
Children (0-17):
11,619 (28.4%)
Adults (18-64):
24,775 (60.6%)
Seniors (65+):
4,468 (10.9%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in York
Married:
12,818 (31.4%)
Divorced:
3,943 (9.6%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in York
Hispanic Ethnicity:
7,026 (17.19%)
White:
24,416 (59.75%)
African American:
10,270 (25.13%)
Asian:
574 (1.40%)
Pacific Islander:
28 (0.07%)
Indian:
172 (0.42%)
Other:
3,839 (9.40%)
Two or More:
1,563 (3.83%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in York

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.42, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.42 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
2
Doctors:
890
Home Agencies:
4
Hospitals:
2
Nursing Homes:
11
Medical Suppliers:
66
Rehab Centers:
10

Wealth

The median family income is $30,762 while the median household income is $26,475. Roughly 23.62% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$30,762
Household Income:
$26,475
In Poverty:
23.62%

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