St. Vincent's - Brock Fahrni Pavilion Quick Facts

December 2020

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St. Vincent's - Brock Fahrni Pavilion Quick Facts

December 2020

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Facility St. Vincent's - Brock Fahrni Pavilion
Health authority Vancouver Coastal Health Regulation/Legislation Hospital Act
Street address 4650 Oak St. Accreditation status Accredited
City/postal code Vancouver V6H4J4 Accreditation expiry date November 2021
Phone number (604) 806-9710 Contact for complaints Site Leader/Resident Services Manager
Operator (name) Providence Health Care Society Phone number of complaint contact (604) 806-9705
Opened 1980 Personal spending account Yes
Councils Resident Council Visitor parking (cost) Yes (fee charged)
Meetings held Regular Schedule    
Current language(s) spoken by staff English, Cantonese, Mandarin, Punjabi, Tagalog

Source: Facility

Facility Fees for Personal Services
Cable monthly service included No Other extra fees Haircuts, podiatry, lunch and coffee outings
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) 148
Total beds 148
Room Configuration2 (as of March 31, 2020)
Private rooms 12
Semi-private rooms 8
Multi-person rooms 30

Source: 1. Ministry of Health, 2. Facility

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

Source: Facility

Funding 2018/19 2019/20
Total direct care hours (hours per resident per day) 3.21 3.37
Nursing/Care Aide care hours (hours per resident per day) 2.92 3.01
Allied health hours (hours per resident per day) 0.29 0.36
Raw food costs per resident per day (actual cost) $8.86 $9.04
Facility per diem rate n/a $234.10

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 1 0.7 1.3
Fall with injury / Adverse event 6 4.1 8.9 Other injury 0 0.0 1.6
Food or other poisoning 0 0.0 0.0 Aggressive behaviour 3 2.0 4.0
Unexpected illness 41 27.7 20.5 Attempted suicide 0 0.0 0.1
Expected death 41 27.7 26.2 Other - clinical 0 0.0 0.7
Unexpected death 0 0.0 0.6 Other - service delivery 0 0.0 0.6
Inspections
Number of Inspections 2 Number of licensing infractions found 2
Licensing Infractions
Licensing 0 Nutrition & food services 0
Physical facility, equipment & furnishings 0 Medication 1
Staffing 0 Program 0
Policies & procedures 0 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 82 84
Percent female 32.8% 64.4%
Percent 85 years or older 49.8% 55.1%
Percent younger than 65 years 8.9% 5.5%
Average length of stay (days) 798 834
Percent of residents diagnosed with depression 28.8% 23.3%
Percent of residents totally dependent in activities of daily living 32.2% 30.7%
Percent of residents with severe cognitive impairment 32.2% 28.8%
Percent of residents with dementia (mild to severe) 53.7% 64.0%
Percent of residents with physically abusive behaviour 4.5% 8.9%
Average index of social engagement 2.1 2.7
Percent of residents with low social engagement 66.2% 48.0%
Case mix index 0.59 0.58

Source: Canadian Institute for Health Information

Care Services & Quality (2019/20) Facility B.C.
Percent of residents receiving physical therapy 1.3% 10.4%
Percent of residents receiving recreation therapy 0.0% 30.0%
Percent of residents receiving occupational therapy 0.7% 5.8%
Percent of residents receiving depression medication 34.2% 48.6%
Percent of residents taking antipsychotic drugs without a diagnosis of psychosis 17.5% 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 n/a 85.4%
Percent of health care workers vaccinated for influenza 73.6% 69.2%

Source: BC Centre for Disease Control