Fischer Place/Mill Site Lodge Quick Facts

December 2020

Office of the Seniors Advocate British Columbia

Fischer Place/Mill Site Lodge Quick Facts

December 2020

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Facility Fischer Place/Mill Site Lodge
Health authority Interior Health Regulation/Legislation Hospital Act & Community Care & Assisted Living Act
Street address 555 Cedar Ave. South Accreditation status Unknown
City/postal code 100 Mile House V0K2E0 Accreditation expiry date not available
Phone number (250) 395-7696 Contact for complaints Resident Care Coordinator
Operator (name) Interior Health Phone number of complaint contact (250) 395-7628
Opened 1987 Personal spending account Yes
Councils Resident Council Visitor parking (cost) Yes (no fee)
Meetings held Regular Schedule    
Current language(s) spoken by staff English, German, French

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 Yes

Source: Facility

Beds1 (as of March 31, 2020)
Private beds (not publicly funded) 0
Publicly funded beds (short- and long-term) 93
Total beds 93
Room Configuration2 (as of March 31, 2020)
Private rooms 93
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 Operator Food prepared and cooked on site Primarily

Source: Facility

Funding 2018/19 2019/20
Total direct care hours (hours per resident per day) 3.40 3.40
Nursing/Care Aide care hours (hours per resident per day) 3.02 3.02
Allied health hours (hours per resident per day) 0.37 0.37
Raw food costs per resident per day (actual cost) $8.53 $8.24
Facility per diem rate n/a n/a

Source: Health Authority

Licensing (2019/20)
Complaints, 2019/20
Number of licensing complaints 6 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 1 1.1 0.2
Abuse / neglect 3 3.2 0.8 Missing or wandering person 2 2.2 1.3
Fall with injury / Adverse event 13 14.0 8.9 Other injury 3 3.2 1.6
Food or other poisoning 0 0.0 0.0 Aggressive behaviour 8 8.6 4.0
Unexpected illness 25 26.9 20.5 Attempted suicide 0 0.0 0.1
Expected death 30 32.3 26.2 Other - clinical 1 1.1 0.7
Unexpected death 2 2.2 0.6 Other - service delivery 6 6.5 0.6
Inspections
Number of Inspections 2 Number of licensing infractions found 8
Licensing Infractions
Licensing 2 Nutrition & food services 0
Physical facility, equipment & furnishings 1 Medication 0
Staffing 0 Program 0
Policies & procedures 0 Records & reporting 2
Care & supervision 2 Resident Bill of Rights 1
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 56.1% 64.4%
Percent 85 years or older 42.2% 55.1%
Percent younger than 65 years 3.8% 5.5%
Average length of stay (days) 487 834
Percent of residents diagnosed with depression 41.4% 23.3%
Percent of residents dependent in activities of daily living 28.4% 30.7%
Percent of residents with severe cognitive impairment 33.6% 28.8%
Percent of residents with dementia (mild to severe) 77.2% 64.0%
Percent of residents with physically abusive behaviour 10.2% 8.9%
Average index of social engagement 3.0 2.7
Percent of residents with low social engagement 37.7% 48.0%
Case mix index 0.62 0.58

Source: Canadian Institute for Health Information

Care Services & Quality (2019/20) Facility B.C.
Percent of residents receiving physical therapy 1.2% 10.4%
Percent of residents receiving recreation therapy 41.4% 30.0%
Percent of residents receiving occupational therapy 6.5% 5.8%
Percent of residents receiving depression medication 57.1% 48.6%
Percent of residents taking antipsychotic drugs without a diagnosis of psychosis 10.5% 24.2%
Percent of residents with daily physical restraints 4.5% 6.6%

Source: Canadian Institute for Health Information

Influenza Vaccination Coverage (2019/20) Facility B.C.
Percent of residents vaccinated for influenza 76.1% 85.4%
Percent of health care workers vaccinated for influenza 73.6% 69.2%

Source: BC Centre for Disease Control