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Davita-El Dorado Dialysis

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Davita-El Dorado Dialysis is a for profit kidney dialysis center located in Long Beach, California. It is owned by Davita.

The center received its certification or recertification from the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) in 2016. It has 24 dialysis stations.

Davita-El Dorado Dialysis does not offer shifts starting after 5pm. You cannot start your dialysis treatment at 5pm or later.

The quality of patient care at Davita-El Dorado Dialysis has been rated a 1 out of 5 by the CMS. This is based on data collected by the CMS between January 2014 and December 2017.

The center offers both in-center hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis.

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Overall rating
Below national average
Location
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Davita-El Dorado Dialysis
2977 Redondo Avenue
Long Beach, California 90806
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Transfusions

Avoiding unnecessary transfusions is a key goal of anemia management. An anemic person has fewer or smaller red blood cells and less hemoglobin. Hemoglobin carries oxygen. A lower transfusion rate is better.

Transfusion score
Below national average
Hospitalizations

Dialysis facilities with lower rates of hospital admissions, readmissions, and deaths may be better at helping their patients avoid serious complications.

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Patient survival score
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Infections

Dialysis treatment directly accesses your bloodstream, which create opportunities for germs to enter your body and potentially cause an infection. Lower infection rates for a center are better.

Bloodstream infections score
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Most Effective Access to the Bloodstream

There are three types of vascular access for dialysis. Vascular access is where your blood is removed and returned during dialysis. There three types are an arteriovenous (AV) fistula, an arteriovenous (AV) graft, and a venous catheter. The AV fistula is considered the best long-term access because there is a reduced chance of infection, it allows better blood flow, and it lasts a long time.

Higher fistula rates are better.

Catheters are not ideal for permanent vascular access because they can become infected, clog, and cause veins to narrow. Lower percentage of adults with long term catheter use is better.

AV fistula score
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References
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  • What information can you get about dialysis centers? U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. Accessed June 7, 2019. https://www.medicare.gov/dialysisfacilitycompare/#about/dialysisfacility-info
  • Dialysis Facility Compare. U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. Accessed June 6, 2019. https://www.medicare.gov/dialysisfacilitycompare
  • Hypercalcemia. Mayo Clinic. March 6, 2018. Accessed June 6, 2019. https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hypercalcemia/symptoms-causes/syc-20355523