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December 2021

Facility George Derby Centre
Health authority Fraser Health Regulation/Legislation Community Care & Assisted Living Act
Street address 7550 Cumberland St Accreditation status Unknown
City/postal code Burnaby Accreditation expiry date not available
Phone number (604) 521-2676 Contact for complaints Executive Director
Operator (Type) George Derby Care Society (Not For Profit) Phone number of complaint contact (604) 527-4469
Opened 1989 Personal spending account Yes
Councils Resident Council, Family Council Visitor parking (cost) Yes (no fee)
Meetings held Regular Schedule Average Wait Time From 2 to 257 days, with an average of 45 days
Current language(s) spoken by staff English, Punjabi, Hindi, Cantonese, Mandarin, Italian, Polish, Farsi, Croatian, French, Tagalog, Spanish, Portuguese, Korean, Japanese, Vietnamese

Source: Facility

Facility Fees for Personal Services
Cable monthly service included No Other extra fees Clothing labelling fee, resident identification bracelet
Telephone monthly service included No
Internet monthly service included No

Source: Facility

Beds 1 (March 31, 2021) Room Configuration 2 (March 31, 2021)
Private beds (not publicly funded) 0 Private rooms 294
Publicly funded beds (short- and long-term) 300 Semi-private rooms 6
Total beds 300 Multi-person rooms 0

Source: 1. Ministry of Health, 2. Facility

Contracted Services
Professional nursing services Yes 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 2019/20 2020/21
Total direct care hours (hours per resident per day) 1 3.03 3.36
Nursing care hours (hours per resident per day) 2.69 3.00
Registered Nurse (hours per resident per day) n/a 0.23
Licensed Practical Nurse (hours per resident per day) n/a 0.40
Care Aide (hours per resident per day) n/a 2.37
Allied health hours (hours per resident per day) 0.34 0.36
Food costs per resident per day (actual cost) 2 $8.41 $8.48
Facility per diem rate2 $215.33 $234.04

Source: 1. Ministry of Health, 2. Health Authority

Licensing (2020/21)
Complaints, 2020/21
Number of licensing complaints 3 Number substantiated licensing complaints 1
Incidents, 2020/21 Total
Number
Per 100 beds Total
Number
Per 100 beds
Facility B.C. Facility B.C.
Disease outbreak or occurrence 3 1 0.8 Medication error with adverse event 0 0 0.1
Abuse / neglect 0 0 0.5 Missing or wandering person 0 0 0.6
Fall with injury / Adverse event 12 4 5.8 Other injury 0 0 1.0
Food or other poisoning 0 0 0.1 Aggressive behaviour 1 0.3 3.5
Unexpected illness 51 17 12.3 Attempted suicide 0 0 0.1
Expected death 64 21.3 23.4 Other - clinical 0 0 0.5
Unexpected death 1 0.3 0.6 Other - service delivery 0 0 0.4
Inspections
Risk Rating Medium Risk Score 20
Number of Inspections 5 Number of licensing infractions found 15
Licensing Infractions
Licensing 0 Nutrition & food services 0
Physical facility, equipment & furnishings 4 Medication 0
Staffing 2 Program 0
Policies & procedures 2 Records & reporting 0
Care & supervision 2 Resident Bill of Rights 0
Hygiene & communicable disease control 5 Other 0

Source: Health Authority

Resident Profile (2020/21) Facility B.C.
Average age of population 85 84
Percent female 39.6% 63.6%
Percent 85 years or older 58.1% 54.1%
Percent younger than 65 years 3.2% 5.7%
Average length of stay (days) 938 900
Percent of residents diagnosed with depression 14.1% 23.4%
Percent of residents dependent in activities of daily living 39.2% 32.4%
Percent of residents in a wheelchair 56.6% 52.1%
Percent of residents with dementia (mild to severe) 66.1% 63.6%
Percent of residents with severe cognitive impairment (includes severe dementia) 22.4% 28.4%
Percent of residents with physically abusive behaviour 12.6% 8.6%
Average index of social engagement 1.9 2.6
Percent of residents with low social engagement 69.6% 50.0%
Case mix index 0.58 0.58

Source: Canadian Institute for Health Information

Care Services & Quality Indicators (2020/21) Facility B.C.
Percent of residents receiving physical therapy 3.3% 10.1%
Percent of residents receiving recreation therapy 48.6% 28.4%
Percent of residents receiving occupational therapy 1.6% 5.6%
Percent of residents receiving depression medication 39.0% 50.5%
Percent of residents taking antipsychotic drugs without a diagnosis of psychosis 17.3% 25.7%
Percent of residents with daily physical restraints 7.4% 6.5%
Percent of residents with falls in the last 30 days 14.4% 12.8%
Percent of residents with a worsened pressure ulcer 5.3% 2.3%

Source: Canadian Institute for Health Information

Vaccination Coverage (2020/21) Facility B.C.
Percent of residents vaccinated for influenza 93.9% 88.5%
Percent of health care workers vaccinated for influenza 41.9% 63.4%
Percent of residents vaccinated for COVID-19 96.3% 95.7%

Source: BC Centre for Disease Control