Mount Ida Mews Quick Facts

December 2020

Office of the Seniors Advocate British Columbia

Mount Ida Mews Quick Facts

December 2020

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Facility Mount Ida Mews
Health authority Interior Health Regulation/Legislation Community Care & Assisted Living Act
Street address 100 5th Avenue SE Accreditation status Accredited
City/postal code Salmon Arm V1E4H4 Accreditation expiry date January 2021
Phone number (250) 833-9623 Contact for complaints Community Administrator
Operator (name) Vantage Living Inc Phone number of complaint contact n/a
Opened 2012 Personal spending account Yes
Councils Resident & Family Council (combined) Visitor parking (cost) Yes (no fee)
Meetings held Regular Schedule    
Current language(s) spoken by staff English, French, Spanish, Dutch, German, Filipino, Hindi

Source: Facility

Facility Fees for Personal Services
Cable monthly service included No Other extra fees Hairdresser, general store, footcare, dental hygienist
Telephone monthly service included No
Internet monthly service included Yes

Source: Facility

Beds1 (as of March 31, 2020)
Private beds (not publicly funded) 1
Publicly funded beds (short- and long-term) 131
Total beds 132
Room Configuration2 (as of March 31, 2020)
Private rooms 132
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 n/a 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 3.35
Nursing/Care Aide care hours (hours per resident per day) 3.01 3.00
Allied health hours (hours per resident per day) 0.35 0.35
Raw food costs per resident per day (actual cost) $6.49 $5.19
Facility per diem rate $197.60 $210.34

Source: Health Authority

Licensing (2019/20)
Complaints, 2019/20
Number of licensing complaints 7 Number substantiated licensing complaints 2
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 2 1.5 0.8 Missing or wandering person 2 1.5 1.3
Fall with injury / Adverse event 13 9.8 8.9 Other injury 2 1.5 1.6
Food or other poisoning 0 0.0 0.0 Aggressive behaviour 5 3.8 4.0
Unexpected illness 31 23.5 20.5 Attempted suicide 1 0.8 0.1
Expected death 36 27.3 26.2 Other - clinical 4 3.0 0.7
Unexpected death 3 2.3 0.6 Other - service delivery 1 0.8 0.6
Inspections
Number of Inspections 4 Number of licensing infractions found 6
Licensing Infractions
Licensing 0 Nutrition & food services 0
Physical facility, equipment & furnishings 1 Medication 0
Staffing 1 Program 0
Policies & procedures 1 Records & reporting 0
Care & supervision 3 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 86 84
Percent female 57.8% 64.4%
Percent 85 years or older 59.4% 55.1%
Percent younger than 65 years 2.3% 5.5%
Average length of stay (days) 745 834
Percent of residents diagnosed with depression 41.2% 23.3%
Percent of residents totally dependent in activities of daily living 5.6% 30.7%
Percent of residents with severe cognitive impairment 14.0% 28.8%
Percent of residents with dementia (mild to severe) 80.7% 64.0%
Percent of residents with physically abusive behaviour 12.2% 8.9%
Average index of social engagement 2.4 2.7
Percent of residents with low social engagement 48.3% 48.0%
Case mix index 0.54 0.58

Source: Canadian Institute for Health Information

Care Services & Quality (2019/20) Facility B.C.
Percent of residents receiving physical therapy 7.6% 10.4%
Percent of residents receiving recreation therapy 56.2% 30.0%
Percent of residents receiving occupational therapy 6.6% 5.8%
Percent of residents receiving depression medication 48.3% 48.6%
Percent of residents taking antipsychotic drugs without a diagnosis of psychosis 13.0% 24.2%
Percent of residents with daily physical restraints 10.3% 6.6%

Source: Canadian Institute for Health Information

Influenza Vaccination Coverage (2019/20) Facility B.C.
Percent of residents vaccinated for influenza 90.7% 85.4%
Percent of health care workers vaccinated for influenza 87.3% 69.2%

Source: BC Centre for Disease Control

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