Renal Center of Carrollton

Detailed report on the dialysis center located in Carrollton, Texas (TX).

Renal Center of Carrollton is an average sized dialysis clinic with 16 stations based at 4240 International Parkway in Carrollton, TX. The for-profit facility is operated by Renal Ventures, which runs other dialysis facilities. The center was certified by Medicare in 2004. The facility offers in-center hemodialysis services. The patient survival category for this clinic is average.

Staff is made up of the full time equivalent of 2.07 registered nurses, 0.35 licensed practical nurses, 4.59 nursing aides, 0.53 technicians, 0.85 social workers, 0.45 dietitians, 1.04 administrators, and 0.80 managers. On call staff is made up of the full time equivalent of 0.20 doctors. A total of 64 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services in 2006, and the provider was reimbursed $822,442 by Medicare. Renal Center of Carrollton furnished 50,420 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.

Overall Rating

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Rated 3.33 out of 5 from 3 User Reviews
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Quality of Care Rating

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Rated 3.00 out of 5 on this user rated measure.

Staff Rating

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Rated 3.67 out of 5 on this user rated measure.

Facility Rating

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Rated 3.00 out of 5 on this user rated measure.

Promptness Rating

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Rated 2.67 out of 5 on this user rated measure.

Operated By

Renal Ventures

Ownership Type

For-Profit

Address

4240 International Parkway
Carrollton, TX 75007

Phone Number

(972) 306-8410

Geographic Coordinates

33.023993, -96.849294
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Certification Date

08/03/2004
* 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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16
Carrollton Average
14
Dallas County Average
22
Texas Average
20
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
Carrollton
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Dallas County
34 (94.44%) Offer this Service
Texas
400 (98.52%) 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
Carrollton
0 (0.00%) Offer this Service
Dallas County
1 (2.78%) Offer this Service
Texas
38 (9.36%) 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
Carrollton
0 (0.00%) Offer this Service
Dallas County
7 (19.44%) Offer this Service
Texas
50 (12.32%) 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
No
Carrollton
0 (0.00%) Offer this Service
Dallas County
6 (16.67%) Offer this Service
Texas
144 (35.47%) 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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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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34 (97.00%)
Carrollton
33 (97.00%)
Dallas County
2,488 (96.62%)
Texas
23,852 (96.68%)
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 (84.00%)
Carrollton
27 (84.00%)
Dallas County
2,350 (90.83%)
Texas
22,423 (92.67%)
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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2.07
Dallas County Average
4.86
Texas Average
3.64
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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0.35
Dallas County Average
1.15
Texas Average
1.53
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.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
Dallas County Average
0.00
Texas Average
0.03
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.

This Provider This Provider
4.59
Dallas County Average
0.48
Texas Average
0.78
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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0.53
Dallas County Average
11.29
Texas Average
7.47
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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0.85
Dallas County Average
1.07
Texas Average
0.83
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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0.45
Dallas County Average
1.03
Texas Average
0.73
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.

This Provider This Provider
1.04
Dallas County Average
2.06
Texas Average
1.90
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.

This Provider This Provider
0.80
Dallas County Average
1.42
Texas Average
1.01
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.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
Dallas County Average
0.85
Texas Average
0.64
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
Dallas County Average
0.16
Texas Average
0.04
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.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
Dallas County Average
0.00
Texas Average
0.01
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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0.20
Dallas County Average
0.09
Texas 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
Dallas County Average
0.00
Texas 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
Dallas County Average
0.01
Texas Average
0.05
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
Dallas County Average
0.01
Texas Average
0.04
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
Dallas County Average
0.01
Texas Average
0.06
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
Dallas County Average
0.07
Texas 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
Dallas County Average
0.01
Texas 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.

This Provider This Provider
0.00
Dallas County Average
0.00
Texas Average
0.03
United States Average
0.01

Treatment Figures

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Units of Epoetin Furnished

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

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50,420
Dallas County Average
110,264
Texas Average
686,310
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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64
Dallas County Average
162
Texas Average
258
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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$822,442
Dallas County Average
$2,339,315
Texas Average
$1,762,123
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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$12,851
Dallas County Average
$14,460
Texas Average
$6,838
United States Average
$2,609

Reviews and Ratings

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A Review by Anonymous

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Insurance:
Veterans Administration
Details:

The doctors and the nursing staff are excellent. I like Tom the social worker who is very experienced and always very helpful

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Insurance:
Aetna
Details:

I drive a further distance just to go to this facility because I like the people there and my doctor.

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Insurance:
Medicaid / Medi-Cal
Details:

Management is utterly indifferent to patient needs. Everything is arranged for their convenience. Patients come last.

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Supplemental

Last Modified

Saturday, August 30, 2008 1:25 PM MST

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Note: There are a total of 52 centers within 35 miles of this provider.

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Carrollton at a Glance

Carrollton has a total population of 109,576, of which 30,963 are children under the age of 18 and 5,711 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 33.0.

Total Population:
109,576
Median Age:
33.0
Males:
54,275 (49.5%)
Female:
55,301 (50.5%)
Children (0-17):
30,963 (28.3%)
Adults (18-64):
72,902 (66.5%)
Seniors (65+):
5,711 (5.2%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Carrollton
Married:
52,494 (47.9%)
Divorced:
8,290 (7.6%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Carrollton
Hispanic Ethnicity:
21,400 (19.53%)
White:
78,758 (71.88%)
African American:
6,862 (6.26%)
Asian:
11,944 (10.90%)
Pacific Islander:
75 (0.07%)
Indian:
503 (0.46%)
Other:
8,451 (7.71%)
Two or More:
2,983 (2.72%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Carrollton

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.19, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.19 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
2
Doctors:
301
Home Agencies:
7
Hospitals:
2
Nursing Homes:
4
Medical Suppliers:
23
Rehab Centers:
1

Wealth

The median family income is $68,672 while the median household income is $62,406. Roughly 5.53% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$68,672
Household Income:
$62,406
In Poverty:
5.53%

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