Rocky Mountain Village Quick Facts

December 2020

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Rocky Mountain Village Quick Facts

December 2020

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Facility Rocky Mountain Village
Health authority Interior Health Regulation/Legislation Community Care & Assisted Living Act
Street address 55 Cokato Road Accreditation status Unknown
City/postal code Fernie V0B1M4 Accreditation expiry date not available
Phone number (250) 423-4214 Contact for complaints Community Manager
Operator (name) Golden Life Management Corp Phone number of complaint contact (250) 423-4214
Opened 2004 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

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) 1
Publicly funded beds (short- and long-term) 61
Total beds 62
Room Configuration2 (as of March 31, 2020)
Private rooms 62
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) 3.29 3.29
Nursing/Care Aide care hours (hours per resident per day) 2.94 2.94
Allied health hours (hours per resident per day) 0.35 0.35
Raw food costs per resident per day (actual cost) $8.66 $8.80
Facility per diem rate $211.40 $222.92

Source: Health Authority

Licensing (2019/20)
Complaints, 2019/20
Number of licensing complaints 5 Number substantiated licensing complaints 1
Incidents, 2019/20 Total
Number
Per 100 beds Total
Number
Per 100 beds
Facility B.C. Facility B.C.
Disease outbreak or occurrence 1 1.6 0.6 Medication error with adverse event 0 0.0 0.2
Abuse / neglect 0 0.0 0.8 Missing or wandering person 2 3.2 1.3
Fall with injury / Adverse event 16 25.8 8.9 Other injury 3 4.8 1.6
Food or other poisoning 0 0.0 0.0 Aggressive behaviour 2 3.2 4.0
Unexpected illness 33 53.2 20.5 Attempted suicide 0 0.0 0.1
Expected death 19 30.6 26.2 Other - clinical 0 0.0 0.7
Unexpected death 0 0.0 0.6 Other - service delivery 6 9.7 0.6
Inspections
Number of Inspections 3 Number of licensing infractions found 4
Licensing Infractions
Licensing 1 Nutrition & food services 0
Physical facility, equipment & furnishings 1 Medication 0
Staffing 2 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 83 84
Percent female 67.6% 64.4%
Percent 85 years or older 52.3% 55.1%
Percent younger than 65 years 5.0% 5.5%
Average length of stay (days) 546 834
Percent of residents diagnosed with depression 32.2% 23.3%
Percent of residents dependent in activities of daily living 22.5% 30.7%
Percent of residents with severe cognitive impairment 38.8% 28.8%
Percent of residents with dementia (mild to severe) 72.2% 64.0%
Percent of residents with physically abusive behaviour 10.6% 8.9%
Average index of social engagement 3.9 2.7
Percent of residents with low social engagement 6.2% 48.0%
Case mix index 0.63 0.58

Source: Canadian Institute for Health Information

Care Services & Quality (2019/20) Facility B.C.
Percent of residents receiving physical therapy 59.9% 10.4%
Percent of residents receiving recreation therapy 96.5% 30.0%
Percent of residents receiving occupational therapy 10.1% 5.8%
Percent of residents receiving depression medication 55.1% 48.6%
Percent of residents taking antipsychotic drugs without a diagnosis of psychosis 14.1% 24.2%
Percent of residents with daily physical restraints 7.4% 6.6%

Source: Canadian Institute for Health Information

Influenza Vaccination Coverage (2019/20) Facility B.C.
Percent of residents vaccinated for influenza 80.0% 85.4%
Percent of health care workers vaccinated for influenza 80.3% 69.2%

Source: BC Centre for Disease Control