West Virginia University Hospitals, Inc

Detailed report on the dialysis center located in Morgantown, West Virginia (WV).

West Virginia University Hospitals, Inc is a small dialysis clinic with 2 stations based at Renal Dialysis Center Medical Center Drive Box 8043 in Morgantown, WV. The non-profit facility is operated independently from any other parent chain. The center was certified by Medicare in 2000. The facility offers in-center hemodialysis services. The patient survival category for this clinic is average.

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Operated By

Independently Operated

Ownership Type

Non-Profit

Address

Renal Dialysis Center Medical Center Drive Box 8043
Morgantown, WV 26508

Phone Number

(304) 598-4108

Certification Date

02/23/2000
* 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
2
Morgantown Average
10
Monongalia County Average
10
West Virginia Average
15
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
Morgantown
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Monongalia County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
West Virginia
27 (96.43%) 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
Morgantown
1 (50.00%) Offer this Service
Monongalia County
1 (50.00%) Offer this Service
West Virginia
8 (28.57%) 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
Morgantown
1 (50.00%) Offer this Service
Monongalia County
1 (50.00%) Offer this Service
West Virginia
6 (21.43%) 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
Morgantown
1 (50.00%) Offer this Service
Monongalia County
1 (50.00%) Offer this Service
West Virginia
16 (57.14%) 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
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Last Modified

Saturday, August 30, 2008 1:25 PM MST

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Disclosure

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Morgantown at a Glance

Morgantown has a total population of 26,809, of which 2,963 are children under the age of 18 and 2,779 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 23.1.

Total Population:
26,809
Median Age:
23.1
Males:
13,711 (51.1%)
Female:
13,098 (48.9%)
Children (0-17):
2,963 (11.1%)
Adults (18-64):
21,067 (78.6%)
Seniors (65+):
2,779 (10.4%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Morgantown
Married:
7,699 (28.7%)
Divorced:
1,421 (5.3%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Morgantown
Hispanic Ethnicity:
412 (1.54%)
White:
23,990 (89.48%)
African American:
1,113 (4.15%)
Asian:
1,113 (4.15%)
Pacific Islander:
13 (0.05%)
Indian:
45 (0.17%)
Other:
138 (0.51%)
Two or More:
397 (1.48%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Morgantown

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.25, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.25 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
2
Doctors:
1,151
Home Agencies:
4
Hospitals:
2
Nursing Homes:
5
Medical Suppliers:
32
Rehab Centers:
3

Wealth

The median family income is $44,622 while the median household income is $20,649. Roughly 32.81% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$44,622
Household Income:
$20,649
In Poverty:
32.81%

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