Kona Community Hospital

Detailed report on the nursing home located in Kealakekua, Hawaii (HI).

Kona Community Hospital is a small, government run, nursing home with 34 beds based at 79 1019 Haukapila Street in Kealakekua, HI. The facility has 31 residents indicating 91% of its beds are occupied, which is about average within this state. The provider participates in the medicare & medicaid programs and provides resident counseling services. The home is located in a hospital and is fully sprinklered. A total of 50 Medicare patients were given 791 days of non-swing bed care and services in 2006, and the provider was reimbursed $221,789 by Medicare.

On a state level, the number of registered nurse hours per resident per day is much higher than average. Certified nursing assistant hours per resident per day is average. The number of licensed practical or vocational nurse hours per resident per day is lower than average. Licensed staff hours per resident per day is much higher than average.

When compared to other nursing homes in the state, it is less likely for short-stay residents to have delirium.

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Ownership Type

Government - State

Multiple Ownership

Yes

Address

79 1019 Haukapila Street
Kealakekua, HI 96750

Phone Number

(808) 322-9311

Geographic Coordinates

19.5214, -155.912248
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Programs Accepted

Medicare & Medicaid

Counseling Available

Resident

Sprinkler System

The amount of the facility that is sprinklered. All fire code regulations at different locations must be met.

Fully Sprinklered
Better than National Rate Better than National Rate Better than National Rate Better than National Rate Better than National Rate Better than National Rate Better than National Rate Better than National Rate Better than National Rate Better than National Rate

Beds

The total number of beds the facility operates. Each resident is assigned to a single bed.

This Provider This Provider
34
Hawaii County Average
76
Hawaii Average
88
United States Average
106

Beds Occupied

The percentage of total beds that are occupied by residents.

This Provider This Provider
91.00%
Hawaii County
95.89%
Hawaii
90.20%
United States
84.18%

Residents

The total number of residents residing at the facility.

This Provider This Provider
31
Hawaii County Average
74
Hawaii Average
83
United States Average
90

Located in a Hospital

Status

Indicates whether the facility is located within a hospital.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Hawaii County
6 (66.67%)
Hawaii
17 (36.96%)
United States
1,271 (8.03%)

Located in a CCRC

Status

Indicates whether the facility is located within a continuing care retirement community.

This Provider This Provider
No
Hawaii County
0 (0.00%)
Hawaii
3 (6.52%)
United States
1,255 (7.93%)

Recent Surveys

  • 03/30/2007 - Health Survey
  • 03/30/2007 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 06/02/2006 - Health Survey
  • 06/01/2006 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 10/15/2004 - Health Survey
  • 10/13/2004 - Fire Safety Survey

Staff

Charts

RN Hours Per Resident

The average number of registered nurse hours per resident per day.

This Provider
2.65
Hawaii County Average
1.50
Hawaii Average
1.13
United States Average
0.64

CNA Hours Per Resident

The average number of certified nursing assistant hours per resident per day.

This Provider This Provider
2.67
Hawaii County Average
2.67
Hawaii Average
2.66
United States Average
2.34

LPNLVN Hours Per Resident

The average number of licensed practical or vocational nurse hours per resident per day.

This Provider This Provider
0.47
Hawaii County Average
0.87
Hawaii Average
0.62
United States Average
0.79

Licensed Staff Hours Per Resident

The average number of licensed staff hours per resident per day.

This Provider This Provider
3.12
Hawaii County Average
2.37
Hawaii Average
1.74
United States Average
1.43

Quality Measures

Charts

Long-Stay Residents Given Influenza Vaccination

The percentage of long-stay residents given influenza vaccination during the flu season.

This Provider This Provider
90.00%
Hawaii County
93.00%
Hawaii
93.85%
United States
86.01%

Long-Stay Residents Whose Need for Help With Daily Activities Has Increased

The percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased.

Note:

Not Available - The number of residents is too small to report. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

High-Risk Long-Stay Residents Who Have Pressure Sores

The percentage of high-risk long-stay residents who have pressure sores.

Note:

Not Available - The number of residents is too small to report. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Long-Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained

The percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained.

Note:

Not Available - The number of residents is too small to report. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Low-Risk Long-Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowels

The percentage of low-risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder.

Note:

Not Available - The number of residents is too small to report. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Long-Stay Residents Who Spend Most of Their Time in Bed

The percentage of long-stay residents who spend most of their time in bed or in a chair.

Note:

Not Available - The number of residents is too small to report. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Long-Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection

The percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection.

Note:

Not Available - The number of residents is too small to report. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Short-Stay Residents Given Influenza Vaccination

The percentage of short-stay residents given influenza vaccination during the flu season.

This Provider This Provider
86.00%
Hawaii County
80.75%
Hawaii
81.42%
United States
72.85%

Short-Stay Residents With Delirium

The percentage of short-stay residents with delirium.

This Provider This Provider
0.00%
Hawaii County
1.25%
Hawaii
1.12%
United States
2.12%

Short-Stay Residents With Pressure Sores

The percentage of short-stay residents with pressure sores.

Note:

Not Available - The number of residents is too small to report. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Long-Stay Residents Given Pneumococcal Vaccination

The percentage of long-stay residents who were assessed and given pneumococcal vaccination.

This Provider This Provider
83.00%
Hawaii County
92.43%
Hawaii
93.03%
United States
79.81%

Long-Stay Residents Who Have Moderate to Severe Pain

The percentage of long-stay residents who have moderate to severe pain.

Note:

Not Available - The number of residents is too small to report. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Low-Risk Long-Stay Residents Who Have Pressure Sores

The percentage of low-risk long-stay residents who have pressure sores.

Note:

Not Available - The number of residents is too small to report. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Long-Stay Residents Who are More Depressed or Anxious

The percentage of long-stay residents who are more depressed or anxious.

Note:

Not Available - The number of residents is too small to report. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Long-Stay Residents Who Have Catheter Inserted and Left

The percentage of long-stay residents who have/had a catheter inserted and left in their bladder.

Note:

Not Available - The number of residents is too small to report. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Long-Stay Residents Whose Ability to Move Around Their Room Got Worse

The percentage of long-stay residents whose ability to move about in and around their room got worse.

Note:

Not Available - The number of residents is too small to report. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Long-Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight

The percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight.

Note:

Not Available - The number of residents is too small to report. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Short-Stay Residents Given Pneumococcal Vaccination

The percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and given pneumococcal vaccination.

This Provider This Provider
80.00%
Hawaii County
83.75%
Hawaii
77.59%
United States
73.02%

Short-Stay Residents Who Had Moderate to Severe Pain

The percentage of short-stay residents who had moderate to severe pain.

This Provider This Provider
23.00%
Hawaii County
28.00%
Hawaii
19.40%
United States
20.65%

Treatment Figures

Charts

Non-Swing Bed Patients

The number of non-swing bed patients treated by this provider that were covered by Medicare Part A in 2006. A non-swing bed is defined as a bed that is used by a patient over a period of time at a skilled nursing facility, often as a residence.

This Provider This Provider
50
Hawaii County Average
69
Hawaii Average
71
United States Average
133

Non-Swing Bed Patient Discharges

The number of non-swing bed patient discharges made by this provider that were covered by Medicare Part A in 2006. A discharge is defined as a formal release from a hospital or skilled nursing facility. A non-swing bed is defined as a bed that is used by a patient over a period of time at a skilled nursing facility, often as a residence.

This Provider This Provider
50
Hawaii County Average
57
Hawaii Average
65
United States Average
124

Non-Swing Bed Utilization Days

The number of days of non-swing bed care that are chargeable to Medicare Part A facility utilization by this provider in 2006. This measure includes full days, coinsurance days, and lifetime reserve days. A non-swing bed is defined as a bed that is used by a patient over a period of time at a skilled nursing facility, often as a residence.

This Provider This Provider
791
Hawaii County Average
2,209
Hawaii Average
2,152
United States Average
4,470

Financials

Charts

Medicare Non-Swing Bed Payments

The total non-swing bed associated Medicare Part A payments made to this provider in 2006. A non-swing bed is defined as a bed that is used by a patient over a period of time at a skilled nursing facility, often as a residence.

This Provider This Provider
$221,789
Hawaii County Average
$747,426
Hawaii Average
$688,316
United States Average
$1,318,701

Medicare Payments Per Non-Swing Bed Utilization Day

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Part A covered non-swing bed utilization day in 2006. This measure includes full days, coinsurance days, and lifetime reserve days. A non-swing bed is defined as a bed that is used by a patient over a period of time at a skilled nursing facility, often as a residence.

This Provider This Provider
$280
Hawaii County Average
$338
Hawaii Average
$320
United States Average
$295

Medicare Payments Per Non-Swing Bed Patient

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Part A covered non-swing bed patient in 2006. A non-swing bed is defined as a bed that is used by a patient over a period of time at a skilled nursing facility, often as a residence.

This Provider This Provider
$4,436
Hawaii County Average
$10,858
Hawaii Average
$9,665
United States Average
$9,943

Medicare Payments Per Non-Swing Bed Patient Discharge

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Part A covered non-swing bed patient discharge in 2006. A discharge is defined as a formal release from a hospital or skilled nursing facility. A non-swing bed is defined as a bed that is used by a patient over a period of time at a skilled nursing facility, often as a residence.

This Provider This Provider
$4,436
Hawaii County Average
$13,036
Hawaii Average
$10,616
United States Average
$10,652

Deficiencies

03/30/2007 - Pharmacy Service

03/30/2007 - Pharmacy Service
Type:
Health
Category:
Pharmacy Service
Issue:
Properly mark drugs and other similar products.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/30/2007
Date Fixed:
06/04/2007

03/30/2007 - Quality Care

03/30/2007 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/30/2007
Date Fixed:
06/04/2007

03/30/2007 - Mistreatment

03/30/2007 - Mistreatment
Type:
Health
Category:
Mistreatment
Issue:
Write and use policies that forbid mistreatment, neglect and abuse of residents and theft of residents' property.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/30/2007
Date Fixed:
06/04/2007

03/30/2007 - Quality Care

03/30/2007 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give each resident a special diet to help when there is a nutritional problem.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/30/2007
Date Fixed:
06/04/2007

03/30/2007 - Quality Care

03/30/2007 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Make sure that each resident who enters the nursing home without a catheter is not given a catheter, unless it is necessary.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/30/2007
Date Fixed:
06/04/2007

03/30/2007 - Resident Assessment

03/30/2007 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
Develop a complete care plan that meets all of a resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/30/2007
Date Fixed:
06/04/2007

06/02/2006 - Nutrition and Dietary

06/02/2006 - Nutrition and Dietary
Type:
Health
Category:
Nutrition and Dietary
Issue:
Store, cook, and give out food in a safe and clean way.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/02/2006
Date Fixed:
07/17/2006

06/02/2006 - Resident Assessment

06/02/2006 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
Develop a complete care plan that meets all of a resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/02/2006
Date Fixed:
07/17/2006

06/02/2006 - Quality Care

06/02/2006 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Make sure that each resident who enters the nursing home without a catheter is not given a catheter, unless it is necessary.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/02/2006
Date Fixed:
07/17/2006

06/02/2006 - Environmental

06/02/2006 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Be designed, built, equipped, or well kept to protect the health and safety of residents, workers, and the public.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
06/02/2006
Date Fixed:
07/17/2006

06/01/2006 - Electrical

06/01/2006 - Electrical
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Electrical
Issue:
weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
06/01/2006
Date Fixed:
06/30/2006

10/15/2004 - Pharmacy Service

10/15/2004 - Pharmacy Service
Type:
Health
Category:
Pharmacy Service
Issue:
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
10/15/2004
Date Fixed:
12/02/2004

10/15/2004 - Resident Assessment

10/15/2004 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
Do a new assessment after any major change in a resident's physical or mental health.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
10/15/2004
Date Fixed:
12/02/2004

10/15/2004 - Mistreatment

10/15/2004 - Mistreatment
Type:
Health
Category:
Mistreatment
Issue:
Keep each resident free from physical restraints, unless needed for medical treatment.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
10/15/2004
Date Fixed:
12/02/2004

10/15/2004 - Resident Rights

10/15/2004 - Resident Rights
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Rights
Issue:
Keep each resident's personal and medical records private and confidential.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
10/15/2004
Date Fixed:
12/02/2004

10/13/2004 - Emergency Plans and Fire Drills

10/13/2004 - Emergency Plans and Fire Drills
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Emergency Plans and Fire Drills
Issue:
record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
10/13/2004
Date Fixed:
12/02/2004

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Discussions

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2009 Nursing Program Graduates

2009 Nursing Program Graduates
Details:

Does anybody know where and what time will this years graduation ceremonies will take place on Sat, May 16?

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0
Member:
Anonymous
Date:
Wednesday, March 11, 2009 3:44 AM MST

Supplemental

Last Modified

Monday, July 21, 2008 2:46 PM MST

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Kealakekua at a Glance

Kealakekua has a total population of 1,645, of which 364 are children under the age of 18 and 285 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 42.4.

Total Population:
1,645
Median Age:
42.4
Males:
786 (47.8%)
Female:
859 (52.2%)
Children (0-17):
364 (22.1%)
Adults (18-64):
996 (60.5%)
Seniors (65+):
285 (17.3%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Kealakekua
Married:
687 (41.8%)
Divorced:
108 (6.6%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Kealakekua
Hispanic Ethnicity:
151 (9.18%)
White:
407 (24.74%)
African American:
12 (0.73%)
Asian:
606 (36.84%)
Pacific Islander:
119 (7.23%)
Indian:
11 (0.67%)
Other:
34 (2.07%)
Two or More:
456 (27.72%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Kealakekua

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.33, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.33 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
1
Doctors:
65
Home Agencies:
0
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
1
Medical Suppliers:
2
Rehab Centers:
2

Wealth

The median family income is $45,192 while the median household income is $38,026. Roughly 13.31% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$45,192
Household Income:
$38,026
In Poverty:
13.31%

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