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December 2021

Facility Wrinch Memorial Hospital
Health authority Northern Health Regulation/Legislation Hospital Act
Street address 2510 West Hwy 62 Accreditation status Accredited
City/postal code Hazelton Accreditation expiry date June 2022
Phone number (250) 842-5211 Contact for complaints Health Services Administrator
Operator (Type) Northern Health (Health Authority) Phone number of complaint contact (250) 842-4555
Opened 1977 Personal spending account No
Councils n/a Visitor parking (cost) Yes (no fee)
Meetings held n/a Average Wait Time n/a
Current language(s) spoken by staff English, Gitxsan

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

Beds 1 (March 31, 2021) Room Configuration 2 (March 31, 2021)
Private beds (not publicly funded) 0 Private rooms 1
Publicly funded beds (short- and long-term) 10 Semi-private rooms 5
Total beds 10 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 Yes

Source: Facility

Funding 2019/20 2020/21
Total direct care hours (hours per resident per day) 1 3.36 4.40
Nursing care hours (hours per resident per day) 3.36 4.40
Registered Nurse (hours per resident per day) n/a 0.00
Licensed Practical Nurse (hours per resident per day) n/a 1.10
Care Aide (hours per resident per day) n/a 3.30
Allied health hours (hours per resident per day) 0.00 0.00
Food costs per resident per day (actual cost) 2 $12.00 $13.47
Facility per diem rate2 n/a n/a

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

Licensing (2020/21)
Complaints, 2020/21
Number of licensing complaints 0 Number substantiated licensing complaints 0
Incidents, 2020/21 Total
Number
Per 100 beds Total
Number
Per 100 beds
Facility B.C. Facility B.C.
Disease outbreak or occurrence 0 0 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 0 0 5.8 Other injury 0 0 1.0
Food or other poisoning 0 0 0.1 Aggressive behaviour 0 0 3.5
Unexpected illness 0 0 12.3 Attempted suicide 0 0 0.1
Expected death 0 0 23.4 Other - clinical 0 0 0.5
Unexpected death 0 0 0.6 Other - service delivery 0 0 0.4
Inspections
Risk Rating n/a Risk Score n/a
Number of Inspections 1 Number of licensing infractions found 0
Licensing Infractions
Licensing 0 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 0
Hygiene & communicable disease control 0 Other 0

Source: Health Authority

Resident Profile (2020/21) Facility B.C.
Average age of population 85 84
Percent female 39.5% 63.6%
Percent 85 years or older 41.9% 54.1%
Percent younger than 65 years 0.0% 5.7%
Average length of stay (days) 1,110 900
Percent of residents diagnosed with depression 46.2% 23.4%
Percent of residents dependent in activities of daily living 17.9% 32.4%
Percent of residents in a wheelchair 20.5% 52.1%
Percent of residents with dementia (mild to severe) 61.5% 63.6%
Percent of residents with severe cognitive impairment (includes severe dementia) 20.5% 28.4%
Percent of residents with physically abusive behaviour 33.3% 8.6%
Average index of social engagement 3.1 2.6
Percent of residents with low social engagement 43.6% 50.0%
Case mix index 0.57 0.58

Source: Canadian Institute for Health Information

Care Services & Quality Indicators (2020/21) Facility B.C.
Percent of residents receiving physical therapy 0.0% 10.1%
Percent of residents receiving recreation therapy 0.0% 28.4%
Percent of residents receiving occupational therapy 0.0% 5.6%
Percent of residents receiving depression medication 61.5% 50.5%
Percent of residents taking antipsychotic drugs without a diagnosis of psychosis 40.0% 25.7%
Percent of residents with daily physical restraints 0.0% 6.5%
Percent of residents with falls in the last 30 days 3.0% 12.8%
Percent of residents with a worsened pressure ulcer 0.0% 2.3%

Source: Canadian Institute for Health Information

Vaccination Coverage (2020/21) Facility B.C.
Percent of residents vaccinated for influenza 30.0% 88.5%
Percent of health care workers vaccinated for influenza n/a 63.4%
Percent of residents vaccinated for COVID-19 100.0% 95.7%

Source: BC Centre for Disease Control