Cariboo Place Quick Facts

December 2020

Office of the Seniors Advocate British Columbia

Cariboo Place Quick Facts

December 2020

This facility did not exist yet when the Residential Care Survey was conducted.
Facility Cariboo Place
Health authority Interior Health Regulation/Legislation Community Care & Assisted Living Act
Street address 185 Fourth Ave N Accreditation status Accredited
City/postal code Williams Lake V2G2C8 Accreditation expiry date January 2021
Phone number (778) 417-0275 Contact for complaints Raj Salaria
Operator (name) Vantage Living Inc Phone number of complaint contact 778-417-0275 x142
Opened 2019 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, Hindi, Punjabi, Mandarin

Source: Facility

Facility Fees for Personal Services
Cable monthly service included No Other extra fees Equipment for exclusive use of the client, specialized equipment, foot care, hair dressing
Telephone monthly service included No
Internet monthly service included No

Source: Facility

Beds1 (as of March 31, 2020)
Private beds (not publicly funded) 2
Publicly funded beds (short- and long-term) 70
Total beds 72
Room Configuration2 (as of March 31, 2020)
Private rooms 72
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 Yes
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) n/a 3.36
Nursing/Care Aide care hours (hours per resident per day) n/a 3.00
Allied health hours (hours per resident per day) n/a 0.36
Raw food costs per resident per day (actual cost) n/a $7.36
Facility per diem rate n/a $219.05

Source: Health Authority

Licensing (2019/20)
Complaints, 2019/20
Number of licensing complaints 1 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 11 15.3 8.9 Other injury 4 5.6 1.6
Food or other poisoning 0 0.0 0.0 Aggressive behaviour 14 19.4 4.0
Unexpected illness 23 31.9 20.5 Attempted suicide 0 0.0 0.1
Expected death 11 15.3 26.2 Other - clinical 0 0.0 0.7
Unexpected death 1 1.4 0.6 Other - service delivery 0 0.0 0.6
Inspections
Number of Inspections 2 Number of licensing infractions found 1
Licensing Infractions
Licensing 0 Nutrition & food services 0
Physical facility, equipment & furnishings 0 Medication 0
Staffing 0 Program 0
Policies & procedures 0 Records & reporting 1
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 79 84
Percent female 63.6% 64.4%
Percent 85 years or older 37.7% 55.1%
Percent younger than 65 years 9.9% 5.5%
Average length of stay (days) 88 834
Percent of residents diagnosed with depression 37.3% 23.3%
Percent of residents totally dependent in activities of daily living 8.5% 30.7%
Percent of residents with severe cognitive impairment 13.4% 28.8%
Percent of residents with dementia (mild to severe) 52.8% 64.0%
Percent of residents with physically abusive behaviour 11.3% 8.9%
Average index of social engagement 3.3 2.7
Percent of residents with low social engagement 35.2% 48.0%
Case mix index 0.53 0.58

Source: Canadian Institute for Health Information

Care Services & Quality (2019/20) Facility B.C.
Percent of residents receiving physical therapy 4.2% 10.4%
Percent of residents receiving recreation therapy 79.6% 30.0%
Percent of residents receiving occupational therapy 42.3% 5.8%
Percent of residents receiving depression medication 35.2% 48.6%
Percent of residents taking antipsychotic drugs without a diagnosis of psychosis 29.2% 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 98.0% 85.4%
Percent of health care workers vaccinated for influenza n/a 69.2%

Source: BC Centre for Disease Control

Link to web page
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