Purdy Pavilion - UBC Hospital Quick Facts

December 2020

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Purdy Pavilion - UBC Hospital Quick Facts

December 2020

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Facility Purdy Pavilion - UBC Hospital
Health authority Vancouver Coastal Health Regulation/Legislation Hospital Act
Street address 2221 Wesbrook Mall Accreditation status Accredited
City/postal code Vancouver V6T1Z9 Accreditation expiry date September 2020
Phone number (604) 822-7121 Contact for complaints Manager
Operator (name) Vancouver Coastal Health Phone number of complaint contact (604) 822-7289
Opened 1977 Personal spending account Yes
Councils Resident Council, Family Council Visitor parking (cost) Yes (Reduced rate)
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) 0
Publicly funded beds (short- and long-term) 203
Total beds 203
Room Configuration2 (as of March 31, 2020)
Private rooms 23
Semi-private rooms 0
Multi-person rooms 60

Source: 1. Ministry of Health, 2. Facility

Contracted Services
Professional nursing services n/a Housekeeping services n/a
Non-regulated services (care aides) n/a Plant/building maintenance n/a
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) 3.43 3.54
Nursing/Care Aide care hours (hours per resident per day) 3.13 3.20
Allied health hours (hours per resident per day) 0.30 0.34
Raw food costs per resident per day (actual cost) $8.07 $8.30
Facility per diem rate n/a n/a

Source: Health Authority

Licensing (2019/20)
Complaints, 2019/20
Number of licensing complaints 3 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 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 2 1.0 8.9 Other injury 1 0.5 1.6
Food or other poisoning 0 0.0 0.0 Aggressive behaviour 0 0.0 4.0
Unexpected illness 23 11.3 20.5 Attempted suicide 0 0.0 0.1
Expected death 31 15.3 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 7 Number of licensing infractions found 4
Licensing Infractions
Licensing 2 Nutrition & food services 0
Physical facility, equipment & furnishings 0 Medication 0
Staffing 0 Program 0
Policies & procedures 0 Records & reporting 0
Care & supervision 0 Resident Bill of Rights 2
Hygiene & communicable disease control 0 Other 0

Source: Health Authority

Resident Profile (2019/20) Facility B.C.
Average age of population 81 84
Percent female 57.2% 64.4%
Percent 85 years or older 41.9% 55.1%
Percent younger than 65 years 8.6% 5.5%
Average length of stay (days) 683 834
Percent of residents diagnosed with depression 21.3% 23.3%
Percent of residents dependent in activities of daily living 42.9% 30.7%
Percent of residents with severe cognitive impairment 38.6% 28.8%
Percent of residents with dementia (mild to severe) 46.5% 64.0%
Percent of residents with physically abusive behaviour 3.8% 8.9%
Average index of social engagement 2.5 2.7
Percent of residents with low social engagement 54.8% 48.0%
Case mix index 0.61 0.58

Source: Canadian Institute for Health Information

Care Services & Quality (2019/20) Facility B.C.
Percent of residents receiving physical therapy 36.3% 10.4%
Percent of residents receiving recreation therapy 16.8% 30.0%
Percent of residents receiving occupational therapy 13.4% 5.8%
Percent of residents receiving depression medication 46.5% 48.6%
Percent of residents taking antipsychotic drugs without a diagnosis of psychosis 32.2% 24.2%
Percent of residents with daily physical restraints 18.0% 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 75.7% 69.2%

Source: BC Centre for Disease Control