Harmony Court Care Centre Quick Facts

December 2020

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Harmony Court Care Centre Quick Facts

December 2020

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Facility Harmony Court Care Centre
Health authority Fraser Health Regulation/Legislation Community Care & Assisted Living Act
Street address 7195 Canada Way Accreditation status Unknown
City/postal code Burnaby V5E3R7 Accreditation expiry date not available
Phone number (604) 527-3300 Contact for complaints General Manager / Director of Care
Operator (name) Age Care Investment Ltd. Phone number of complaint contact (604) 527-3300
Opened 1976 Personal spending account Yes
Councils Family Council Visitor parking (cost) Yes (no fee)
Meetings held Regular Schedule    
Current language(s) spoken by staff English, French, Thai, Greek, Cantonese, Persian, Mandarin, Hindi, Spanish, Italian, Vietnamese, Hungarian, Tagalog, Punjabi, Farsi, Patwah

Source: Facility

Facility Fees for Personal Services
Cable monthly service included No Other extra fees n/a
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) 80
Total beds 80
Room Configuration2 (as of March 31, 2020)
Private rooms 32
Semi-private rooms 24
Multi-person rooms 0

Source: 1. Ministry of Health, 2. Facility

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

Source: Facility

Funding 2018/19 2019/20
Total direct care hours (hours per resident per day) 2.74 2.74
Nursing/Care Aide care hours (hours per resident per day) 2.44 2.44
Allied health hours (hours per resident per day) 0.30 0.30
Raw food costs per resident per day (actual cost) $5.21 $6.12
Facility per diem rate n/a $224.10

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 5 6.3 8.9 Other injury 2 2.5 1.6
Food or other poisoning 0 0.0 0.0 Aggressive behaviour 2 2.5 4.0
Unexpected illness 19 23.8 20.5 Attempted suicide 0 0.0 0.1
Expected death 25 31.3 26.2 Other - clinical 0 0.0 0.7
Unexpected death 0 0.0 0.6 Other - service delivery 1 1.3 0.6
Inspections
Number of Inspections 1 Number of licensing infractions found 1
Licensing Infractions
Licensing 0 Nutrition & food services 0
Physical facility, equipment & furnishings 1 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 (2019/20) Facility B.C.
Average age of population 85 84
Percent female 74.4% 64.4%
Percent 85 years or older 60.1% 55.1%
Percent younger than 65 years 3.9% 5.5%
Average length of stay (days) 818 834
Percent of residents diagnosed with depression 10.2% 23.3%
Percent of residents totally dependent in activities of daily living 33.0% 30.7%
Percent of residents with severe cognitive impairment 29.6% 28.8%
Percent of residents with dementia (mild to severe) 83.0% 64.0%
Percent of residents with physically abusive behaviour 8.3% 8.9%
Average index of social engagement 2.5 2.7
Percent of residents with low social engagement 52.5% 48.0%
Case mix index 0.52 0.58

Source: Canadian Institute for Health Information

Care Services & Quality (2019/20) Facility B.C.
Percent of residents receiving physical therapy 3.7% 10.4%
Percent of residents receiving recreation therapy 70.4% 30.0%
Percent of residents receiving occupational therapy 0.0% 5.8%
Percent of residents receiving depression medication 34.3% 48.6%
Percent of residents taking antipsychotic drugs without a diagnosis of psychosis 15.6% 24.2%
Percent of residents with daily physical restraints 6.7% 6.6%

Source: Canadian Institute for Health Information

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

Source: BC Centre for Disease Control