Mountain Lake Seniors Community Quick Facts

December 2020

Office of the Seniors Advocate British Columbia

Mountain Lake Seniors Community Quick Facts

December 2020

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Facility Mountain Lake Seniors Community
Health authority Interior Health Regulation/Legislation Community Care & Assisted Living Act
Street address 908 11th St Accreditation status Unknown
City/postal code Nelson V1L7A6 Accreditation expiry date not available
Phone number (250) 352-2600 Contact for complaints Program Manager / Community Administrator
Operator (name) Park Place Seniors Living Inc. Phone number of complaint contact (250) 352-2600 x126 / (250) 352-2600 x103
Opened 2005 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) 7
Publicly funded beds (short- and long-term) 85
Total beds 92
Room Configuration2 (as of March 31, 2020)
Private rooms 92
Semi-private rooms 0
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 Yes
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) 3.36 3.36
Nursing/Care Aide care hours (hours per resident per day) 3.01 3.01
Allied health hours (hours per resident per day) 0.35 0.35
Raw food costs per resident per day (actual cost) $5.95 $6.77
Facility per diem rate $205.32 $212.70

Source: Health Authority

Licensing (2019/20)
Complaints, 2019/20
Number of licensing complaints 2 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 1.1 0.6 Medication error with adverse event 0 0.0 0.2
Abuse / neglect 1 1.1 0.8 Missing or wandering person 0 0.0 1.3
Fall with injury / Adverse event 4 4.3 8.9 Other injury 1 1.1 1.6
Food or other poisoning 0 0.0 0.0 Aggressive behaviour 1 1.1 4.0
Unexpected illness 0 0.0 20.5 Attempted suicide 0 0.0 0.1
Expected death 23 25.0 26.2 Other - clinical 1 1.1 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 2
Licensing Infractions
Licensing 0 Nutrition & food services 0
Physical facility, equipment & furnishings 0 Medication 0
Staffing 0 Program 0
Policies & procedures 1 Records & reporting 0
Care & supervision 1 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 84 84
Percent female 65.6% 64.4%
Percent 85 years or older 55.3% 55.1%
Percent younger than 65 years 8.2% 5.5%
Average length of stay (days) 668 834
Percent of residents diagnosed with depression 25.4% 23.3%
Percent of residents dependent in activities of daily living 24.6% 30.7%
Percent of residents with severe cognitive impairment 27.7% 28.8%
Percent of residents with dementia (mild to severe) 68.4% 64.0%
Percent of residents with physically abusive behaviour 9.4% 8.9%
Average index of social engagement 2.5 2.7
Percent of residents with low social engagement 55.5% 48.0%
Case mix index 0.58 0.58

Source: Canadian Institute for Health Information

Care Services & Quality (2019/20) Facility B.C.
Percent of residents receiving physical therapy 11.3% 10.4%
Percent of residents receiving recreation therapy 0.0% 30.0%
Percent of residents receiving occupational therapy 4.7% 5.8%
Percent of residents receiving depression medication 44.5% 48.6%
Percent of residents taking antipsychotic drugs without a diagnosis of psychosis 22.8% 24.2%
Percent of residents with daily physical restraints 0.0% 6.6%

Source: Canadian Institute for Health Information

Influenza Vaccination Coverage (2019/20) Facility B.C.
Percent of residents vaccinated for influenza 79.5% 85.4%
Percent of health care workers vaccinated for influenza 67.6% 69.2%

Source: BC Centre for Disease Control