Columbia House - Invermere District Hospital Quick Facts

December 2020

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Columbia House - Invermere District Hospital Quick Facts

December 2020

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Facility Columbia House - Invermere District Hospital
Health authority Interior Health Regulation/Legislation Community Care & Assisted Living Act
Street address 1030 - 10th Street Accreditation status Unknown
City/postal code Invermere V0A1K0 Accreditation expiry date not available
Phone number (250) 342-2329 Contact for complaints Resident Care Coordinator / Site Manager
Operator (name) Interior Health Phone number of complaint contact (250) 342-2350
Opened 1994 Personal spending account Yes
Councils Resident Council, Family Council Visitor parking (cost) Yes (no fee)
Meetings held Regular Schedule    
Current language(s) spoken by staff English, French, German

Source: Facility

Facility Fees for Personal Services
Cable monthly service included Yes Other extra fees Specialty equipment
Telephone monthly service included No
Internet monthly service included No

Source: Facility

Beds1 (as of March 31, 2020)
Private beds (not publicly funded) 0
Publicly funded beds (short- and long-term) 35
Total beds 35
Room Configuration2 (as of March 31, 2020)
Private rooms 35
Semi-private rooms 0
Multi-person rooms 0

Source: 1. Ministry of Health, 2. Facility

Contracted Services
Professional nursing services No 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 2018/19 2019/20
Total direct care hours (hours per resident per day) 3.16 3.45
Nursing/Care Aide care hours (hours per resident per day) 2.77 3.14
Allied health hours (hours per resident per day) 0.39 0.31
Raw food costs per resident per day (actual cost) $8.07 $8.88
Facility per diem rate n/a n/a

Source: Health Authority

Licensing (2019/20)
Complaints, 2019/20
Number of licensing complaints 0 Number substantiated licensing complaints 0
Incidents, 2019/20 Total
Number
Per 100 beds Total
Number
Per 100 beds
Facility B.C. Facility B.C.
Disease outbreak or occurrence 0 0.0 0.6 Medication error with adverse event 0 0.0 0.2
Abuse / neglect 0 0.0 0.8 Missing or wandering person 0 0.0 1.3
Fall with injury / Adverse event 3 8.6 8.9 Other injury 0 0.0 1.6
Food or other poisoning 0 0.0 0.0 Aggressive behaviour 0 0.0 4.0
Unexpected illness 0 0.0 20.5 Attempted suicide 0 0.0 0.1
Expected death 7 20.0 26.2 Other - clinical 0 0.0 0.7
Unexpected death 0 0.0 0.6 Other - service delivery 0 0.0 0.6
Inspections
Number of Inspections 1 Number of licensing infractions found 6
Licensing Infractions
Licensing 0 Nutrition & food services 0
Physical facility, equipment & furnishings 0 Medication 0
Staffing 1 Program 0
Policies & procedures 0 Records & reporting 3
Care & supervision 0 Resident Bill of Rights 0
Hygiene & communicable disease control 2 Other 0

Source: Health Authority

Resident Profile (2019/20) Facility B.C.
Average age of population 81 84
Percent female 57.6% 64.4%
Percent 85 years or older 50.7% 55.1%
Percent younger than 65 years 14.6% 5.5%
Average length of stay (days) 542 834
Percent of residents diagnosed with depression 19.7% 23.3%
Percent of residents dependent in activities of daily living 24.4% 30.7%
Percent of residents with severe cognitive impairment 29.1% 28.8%
Percent of residents with dementia (mild to severe) 65.4% 64.0%
Percent of residents with physically abusive behaviour 11.8% 8.9%
Average index of social engagement 2.6 2.7
Percent of residents with low social engagement 45.7% 48.0%
Case mix index 0.57 0.58

Source: Canadian Institute for Health Information

Care Services & Quality (2019/20) Facility B.C.
Percent of residents receiving physical therapy 48.0% 10.4%
Percent of residents receiving recreation therapy 67.7% 30.0%
Percent of residents receiving occupational therapy 7.9% 5.8%
Percent of residents receiving depression medication 8.7% 48.6%
Percent of residents taking antipsychotic drugs without a diagnosis of psychosis 8.9% 24.2%
Percent of residents with daily physical restraints 22.1% 6.6%

Source: Canadian Institute for Health Information

Influenza Vaccination Coverage (2019/20) Facility B.C.
Percent of residents vaccinated for influenza 74.3% 85.4%
Percent of health care workers vaccinated for influenza 68.8% 69.2%

Source: BC Centre for Disease Control