Murfreesboro Dialysis

Detailed report on the dialysis center located in Murfreesboro, Tennessee (TN).

Murfreesboro Dialysis is an average sized dialysis clinic with 14 stations based at 1346 DOW Street in Murfreesboro, TN. The for-profit facility is operated by Gambro Healthcare, which runs other dialysis facilities. The center was certified by Medicare in 1987. The facility offers in-center hemodialysis and in-center peritoneal services. The patient survival category for this clinic is average.

Staff is made up of the full time equivalent of 1.74 registered nurses, 0.44 licensed practical nurses, 2.71 technicians, 0.38 social workers, 0.23 dietitians, and 1.88 administrators. On call staff is made up of the full time equivalent of 0.25 doctors. A total of 68 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services in 2006, and the provider was reimbursed $868,677 by Medicare. Murfreesboro Dialysis furnished 35,296 units of epoetin to patients in 2006, which is below average when compared nationally. 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

Gambro Healthcare

Ownership Type

For-Profit

Address

1346 DOW Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

Phone Number

(615) 890-7270

Geographic Coordinates

35.860286, -86.379588
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Certification Date

01/14/1987
* 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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14
Murfreesboro Average
15
Rutherford County Average
16
Tennessee Average
18
United States Average
17

Services

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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
Murfreesboro
2 (66.67%) Offer this Service
Rutherford County
3 (75.00%) Offer this Service
Tennessee
119 (95.97%) 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
Murfreesboro
0 (0.00%) Offer this Service
Rutherford County
0 (0.00%) Offer this Service
Tennessee
21 (16.94%) 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
Murfreesboro
0 (0.00%) Offer this Service
Rutherford County
0 (0.00%) Offer this Service
Tennessee
8 (6.45%) 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
Murfreesboro
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Rutherford County
3 (75.00%) Offer this Service
Tennessee
48 (38.71%) 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.

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%.

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32 (97.00%)
Murfreesboro
93 (94.00%)
Rutherford County
124 (93.00%)
Tennessee
4,906 (94.05%)
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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32 (97.00%)
Murfreesboro
90 (96.00%)
Rutherford County
118 (94.00%)
Tennessee
4,728 (92.10%)
United States
221,150 (92.20%)

Staff

Registered Nurses on Staff

The number of full time equivalent registered nurses employed on staff by this provider in 2006. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

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1.74
Murfreesboro Average
0.95
Rutherford County Average
1.18
Tennessee Average
2.99
United States Average
3.91

Licensed Practical Nurses on Staff

The number of full time equivalent licensed practical nurses employed on staff by this provider in 2006. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

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0.44
Murfreesboro Average
0.50
Rutherford County Average
0.34
Tennessee Average
0.83
United States Average
0.82

Doctors on Staff

The number of full time equivalent doctors employed on staff by this provider in 2006. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

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0.00
Murfreesboro Average
0.00
Rutherford County Average
0.00
Tennessee Average
0.00
United States Average
0.09

Nursing Aides on Staff

The number of full time equivalent nursing aides employed on staff by this provider in 2006. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

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0.00
Murfreesboro Average
0.00
Rutherford County Average
0.00
Tennessee Average
0.10
United States Average
0.31

Technicians on Staff

The number of full time equivalent technicians employed on staff by this provider in 2006. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

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2.71
Murfreesboro Average
1.36
Rutherford County Average
2.43
Tennessee Average
5.02
United States Average
7.03

Social Workers on Staff

The number of full time equivalent social workers employed on staff by this provider in 2006. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

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0.38
Murfreesboro Average
0.27
Rutherford County Average
0.25
Tennessee Average
0.49
United States Average
0.66

Dieticians on Staff

The number of full time equivalent dietitians employed on staff by this provider in 2006. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

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0.23
Murfreesboro Average
0.12
Rutherford County Average
0.27
Tennessee Average
0.42
United States Average
0.57

Administrators on Staff

The number of full time equivalent administrators employed on staff by this provider in 2006. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

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1.88
Murfreesboro Average
0.94
Rutherford County Average
0.70
Tennessee Average
1.38
United States Average
1.79

Management on Staff

The number of full time equivalent management employed on staff by this provider in 2006. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

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0.00
Murfreesboro Average
0.32
Rutherford County Average
0.61
Tennessee Average
0.82
United States Average
0.82

Others on Staff

The number of full time equivalent other employees employed on staff by this provider in 2006. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

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0.00
Murfreesboro Average
0.00
Rutherford County Average
0.16
Tennessee Average
0.36
United States Average
0.50

Registered Nurses on Call

The number of full time equivalent registered nurses employed on call at this provider. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
Murfreesboro Average
0.00
Rutherford County Average
0.00
Tennessee Average
0.03
United States Average
0.06

Licensed Practical Nurses on Call

The number of full time equivalent licensed practical nurses employed on call at this provider. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

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0.00
Murfreesboro Average
0.00
Rutherford County Average
0.00
Tennessee Average
0.00
United States Average
0.01

Doctors on Call

The number of full time equivalent doctors employed on call at this provider. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

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0.25
Murfreesboro Average
0.13
Rutherford County Average
0.08
Tennessee Average
0.11
United States Average
0.13

Nursing Aides on Call

The number of full time equivalent nursing aides employed on call at this provider. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
Murfreesboro Average
0.00
Rutherford County Average
0.00
Tennessee Average
0.00
United States Average
0.00

Technicians on Call

The number of full time equivalent technicians employed on call at this provider. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
Murfreesboro Average
0.00
Rutherford County Average
0.00
Tennessee Average
0.01
United States Average
0.04

Social Workers on Call

The number of full time equivalent social workers employed on call at this provider. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
Murfreesboro Average
0.00
Rutherford County Average
0.00
Tennessee Average
0.01
United States Average
0.02

Dieticians on Call

The number of full time equivalent dietitians employed on call at this provider. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
Murfreesboro Average
0.00
Rutherford County Average
0.00
Tennessee Average
0.01
United States Average
0.03

Administrators on Call

The number of full time equivalent administrators employed on call at this provider. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
Murfreesboro Average
0.00
Rutherford County Average
0.00
Tennessee Average
0.01
United States Average
0.03

Management on Call

The number of full time equivalent management employed on call at this provider. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
Murfreesboro Average
0.00
Rutherford County Average
0.00
Tennessee Average
0.00
United States Average
0.02

Others on Call

The number of full time equivalent other employees employed on call at this provider. Staff and on call employees are mutually exclusive.

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0.00
Murfreesboro Average
0.00
Rutherford County Average
0.00
Tennessee Average
0.00
United States Average
0.01

Treatment Figures

Charts

Units of Epoetin Furnished

The number of units of epoetin (EPO) furnished by this provider to its patients in 2006.

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35,296
Murfreesboro Average
21,194
Rutherford County Average
27,982
Tennessee Average
493,481
United States Average
259,761

Outpatients

The number of outpatients treated by this provider that were covered by Medicare Part B in 2006. An outpatient is defined as a patient treated in under 24 hours at a qualifying medical facility.

Note:

These figures may include data from other departments at this facility.

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68
Murfreesboro Average
42
Rutherford County Average
47
Tennessee Average
71
United States Average
795

Financials

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Medicare Outpatient Payments

The total outpatient associated Medicare Part B payments made to this provider in 2006. An outpatient is defined as a patient treated in under 24 hours at a qualifying medical facility.

Note:

These figures may include data from other departments at this facility.

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$868,677
Murfreesboro Average
$526,043
Rutherford County Average
$638,602
Tennessee Average
$976,250
United States Average
$2,073,232

Medicare Payments Per Outpatient

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Part B covered outpatient in 2006. An outpatient is defined as a patient treated in under 24 hours at a qualifying medical facility.

Note:

These figures may include data from other departments at this facility.

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$12,775
Murfreesboro Average
$12,525
Rutherford County Average
$13,587
Tennessee Average
$13,693
United States Average
$2,609

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Supplemental

Last Modified

Saturday, August 30, 2008 1:25 PM MST

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Nearby Dialysis Centers

  1. Dialysis Center
    DCI Murfreesboro
    Located 0.26 miles away in Murfreesboro at 1024 North Highland Avenue.
  2. Dialysis Center
    Dialysis Association of Murfreesboro
    Located 0.27 miles away in Murfreesboro at 1020 North Highland Avenue Suite C1.
  3. Dialysis Center
    Dialysis Association of Smyrna
    Located 12.73 miles away in Smyrna at 1100 Rock Springs Road.
  4. Dialysis Center
    DCI Southern Hills
    Located 23.53 miles away in Nashville at 417 Harding Industrial Drive.
  5. Dialysis Center
    DCI Shelbyville
    Located 24.85 miles away in Shelbyville at 1701 N Main Street Suite G.
Note: There are a total of 13 centers within 35 miles of this provider.

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Murfreesboro at a Glance

Murfreesboro has a total population of 68,816, of which 15,617 are children under the age of 18 and 6,058 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 28.7.

Total Population:
68,816
Median Age:
28.7
Males:
34,184 (49.7%)
Female:
34,632 (50.3%)
Children (0-17):
15,617 (22.7%)
Adults (18-64):
47,141 (68.5%)
Seniors (65+):
6,058 (8.8%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Murfreesboro
Married:
28,249 (41.1%)
Divorced:
5,628 (8.2%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Murfreesboro
Hispanic Ethnicity:
2,430 (3.53%)
White:
54,947 (79.85%)
African American:
9,560 (13.89%)
Asian:
1,853 (2.69%)
Pacific Islander:
18 (0.03%)
Indian:
192 (0.28%)
Other:
1,295 (1.88%)
Two or More:
951 (1.38%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Murfreesboro

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.27, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.27 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
3
Doctors:
568
Home Agencies:
3
Hospitals:
2
Nursing Homes:
6
Medical Suppliers:
50
Rehab Centers:
3

Wealth

The median family income is $52,654 while the median household income is $39,705. Roughly 13.15% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$52,654
Household Income:
$39,705
In Poverty:
13.15%

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