December 3, 2019
Tri-State Memorial Hospital & Medical Campus’s Dialysis Center Received an Increase for Overall Star Ratings
CLARKSTON, WA – December 3, 2019- Tri-State Memorial Hospital & Medical Campus’s Dialysis Center received an increase for Overall Star Ratings from Dialysis Facility Compare. Dialysis Facility Compare has information about the quality of care at over 7,000 facilities across the country.
The Tri-State Dialysis Center is the only 4-star rated dialysis center in the Lewis-Clark Valley. It ranks above the national average with 5-stars in Patient Experience. The center is equipped with 12 main stations and one isolation station, giving it the capacity to serve 72 patients. The Renal Dialysis Center also offers two Home Therapy Programs to choose from, Home Hemodialysis, and Home Peritoneal Dialysis. Acute treatments for hospitalized patients are also available.
“It is great to see how our efforts and dedication pays off. We have been a 5-star Patient Experience Clinic for multiple years now, but having the 4-star Overall Rating is a true testament to the support and dedication of our staff, providers, and Tri-State Memorial Hospital,” said Jason Spurlock, Dialysis Services Director. “At Tri-State Memorial Hospital Dialysis, our patients’ quality, safety, and satisfaction are always at the center of our attention.”
A full-time licensed master level Social Worker is an intricate part of the health care team at Tri-State Memorial Hospital’s Dialysis Center, along with a full-time Registered Dietitian to help meet the unique needs of dialysis patients. Nephrology, social work, and dietary services support and maximize the psychosocial functioning and individual nutritional needs of dialysis patients.
Free dialysis education classes or individual sessions are available to the public by calling the Tri-State Dialysis Center and requesting more information on CHOICES education. The center also accepts visiting dialysis patients. The Tri-State Dialysis Center is a non-profit, independent dialysis clinic that is open six days a week. For more information, please call 509.758.4656.