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October 2022

Facility R. W. Large Memorial Hospital Service Type Long-Term Care
Health authority Vancouver Coastal Health Regulation/Legislation Hospital Act
Street address 88 Waglisla Street Accreditation status Accredited
City/postal code Bella Bella Accreditation expiry date not available
Phone number (250) 957-2314 Contact for complaints Manager, Clinical Services
Operator (Type) Vancouver Coastal Health (Health Authority) Phone number of complaint contact (250) 957-2314 x231
Opened 1980 Personal spending account Yes
Councils No Councils Visitor parking (cost) Yes (no fee)
Meetings held n/a Average Wait Time n/a
Current language(s) spoken by staff English
Indigenous Territory Heiltsuk Nation

Source: Facility

Resident Fees for Personal Services
Cable monthly service included Yes Other extra fees n/a
Telephone monthly service included No
Internet monthly service included Yes

Source: Facility

Beds (March 31, 2022) Room Configuration (March 31, 2022)
Private beds (not publicly funded) 0 Single Occupancy 7
Publicly funded beds (short and long-term) 7 Double Occupancy 0
Total beds 7 Other Occupancy 0

Source: 1. Ministry of Health, 2. Facility

Contracted Services
Professional nursing services Yes Housekeeping services No
Non-regulated services (care aides) No Plant/building maintenance No
Food services provided by Operator Food prepared and cooked on site Yes

Source: Facility

Funding 2020/21 2021/22
Total direct care hours (hours per resident per day) 1 n/a n/a
Nursing care hours (hours per resident per day) n/a n/a
Registered Nurse (hours per resident per day) n/a n/a
Licensed Practical Nurse (hours per resident per day) n/a n/a
Care Aide (hours per resident per day) n/a n/a
Allied health hours (hours per resident per day) n/a n/a
Food costs per resident per day (actual cost) 2 n/a n/a
Facility per diem rate2 n/a n/a

Source: 1. Ministry of Health, 2. Health Authority

Licensing (2021/22)
Complaints, 2021/22
Number of licensing complaints 0 Number substantiated licensing complaints 0
Incidents, 2021/22 Total
Per 100 beds Total
Per 100 beds
Facility B.C. Facility B.C.
Disease outbreak or occurrence n/a n/a 0.8 Medication error with adverse event n/a n/a 0.3
Abuse / neglect n/a n/a 1.3 Missing or wandering person n/a n/a 1.0
Fall with injury / Adverse event n/a n/a 9.2 Other injury n/a n/a 2.0
Food or other poisoning n/a n/a 0.1 Aggressive behaviour n/a n/a 4.6
Unexpected illness n/a n/a 20.3 Attempted suicide n/a n/a 0.1
Expected death n/a n/a 26.8 Other - clinical n/a n/a 0.8
Unexpected death n/a n/a 0.8 Other - service delivery n/a n/a 1.4
Risk Rating n/a Risk Score n/a
Number of Inspections 0 Number of licensing infractions found 0
Licensing Infractions
Licensing 0 Nutrition & food services 0
Physical facility, equipment & furnishings 0 Medication 0
Staffing 0 Program 0
Policies & procedures 0 Records & reporting 0
Care & supervision 0 Resident Bill of Rights 0
Hygiene & communicable disease control 0 Other 0

Source: Health Authority

Resident Profile (2021/22) Facility B.C.
Average age of population 84 83
Percent female 46.7% 63.2%
Percent 85 years or older 46.7% 53.4%
Percent younger than 65 years 0.0% 5.8%
Average length of stay (days) suppressed 855
Percent of residents diagnosed with depression 10.0% 23.3%
Percent of residents dependent in activities of daily living 50.0% 32.0%
Percent of residents in a wheelchair 40.0% 52.8%
Percent of residents with dementia (mild to severe) 40.0% 63.3%
Percent of residents with severe cognitive impairment (includes severe dementia) 0.0% 27.9%
Percent of residents with physically abusive behaviour 0.0% 8.8%
Average index of social engagement 2.3 2.7
Percent of residents with low social engagement 50.0% 49.3%
Case mix index 0.53 0.58

Source: Canadian Institute for Health Information

Care Services & Quality Indicators (2021/22) Facility B.C.
Percent of residents receiving physical therapy 0.0% 10.9%
Percent of residents receiving recreation therapy 20.0% 30.1%
Percent of residents receiving occupational therapy 0.0% 5.7%
Percent of residents receiving depression medication 20.0% 51.3%
Percent of residents taking antipsychotic drugs without a diagnosis of psychosis 20.0% 27.3%
Percent of residents taking antipsychotic drugs with or without a diagnosis of psychosis 20.0% 34.0%
Percent of residents with daily physical restraints 20.0% 6.4%
Percent of residents with falls in the last 30 days 0.0% 12.9%
Percent of residents with a worsened pressure ulcer 0.0% 2.2%

Source: Canadian Institute for Health Information

Vaccination Coverage (2021/22) Facility B.C.
Percent of residents vaccinated for influenza n/a 90.2%
Percent of health care workers vaccinated for influenza n/a 53.7%
Percent of residents vaccinated for COVID-19 100.0% 92.6%

Source: 1. BC Centre for Disease Control; 2. Ministry of Health; 3. Health Authority; 4. Facility