Fresenius Medical Care of Lugoff Elgin

Detailed report on the dialysis center located in Lugoff, South Carolina (SC).

Fresenius Medical Care of Lugoff Elgin is an average sized dialysis clinic with 21 stations based at 909 Carolina Drive in Lugoff, SC. The for-profit facility is operated by Fresenius Medical Care, which runs other dialysis facilities. The center was certified by Medicare in 2006. The facility offers in-center hemodialysis services.

Overall Rating

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Rated 4.00 out of 5 from 2 User Reviews
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Quality of Care Rating

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Staff Rating

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Rated 3.50 out of 5 on this user rated measure.

Facility Rating

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Operated By

Fresenius Medical Care

Ownership Type

For-Profit

Address

909 Carolina Drive
Lugoff, SC 29078

Phone Number

(803) 438-0905

Certification Date

07/29/2006
* 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.

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21
Kershaw County Average
21
South Carolina Average
20
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
Kershaw County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
South Carolina
103 (100.00%) 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
Kershaw County
0 (0.00%) Offer this Service
South Carolina
11 (10.68%) 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
Kershaw County
0 (0.00%) Offer this Service
South Carolina
3 (2.91%) 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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No
Kershaw County
0 (0.00%) Offer this Service
South Carolina
31 (30.10%) Offer this Service
United States
2,235 (46.24%) Offer this Service

Quality Measures

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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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Reviews and Ratings

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A Review by Anonymous

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Facility:
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Promptness:
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Insurance:
Medicare
Details:

They don't like the patients asking questions about their. The staff then take it out on the pateints for asking those questions.

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A Review by Anonymous

Fresenius Medical Care of Lugoff Elgin Review
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Care:
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Facility:
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Promptness:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Insurance:
None
Details:

Excellent clinic, highest rankings in the state for performance.

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Supplemental

Last Modified

Saturday, August 30, 2008 1:25 PM MST

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Lugoff at a Glance

Lugoff has a total population of 6,278, of which 1,821 are children under the age of 18 and 588 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 35.2.

Total Population:
6,278
Median Age:
35.2
Males:
2,981 (47.5%)
Female:
3,297 (52.5%)
Children (0-17):
1,821 (29.0%)
Adults (18-64):
3,869 (61.6%)
Seniors (65+):
588 (9.4%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Lugoff
Married:
3,236 (51.5%)
Divorced:
367 (5.8%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Lugoff
Hispanic Ethnicity:
83 (1.32%)
White:
5,183 (82.56%)
African American:
970 (15.45%)
Asian:
34 (0.54%)
Pacific Islander:
3 (0.05%)
Indian:
18 (0.29%)
Other:
18 (0.29%)
Two or More:
52 (0.83%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Lugoff

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.29, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.29 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
1
Doctors:
113
Home Agencies:
0
Hospitals:
0
Nursing Homes:
0
Medical Suppliers:
1
Rehab Centers:
0

Wealth

The median family income is $55,461 while the median household income is $49,000. Roughly 7.82% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$55,461
Household Income:
$49,000
In Poverty:
7.82%

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