KAU Hospital

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

KAU Hospital is a small, government run, nursing home with 16 beds based at 1 Kamani Street in Pahala, HI. The facility has 15 residents indicating 94% of its beds are occupied, which is about average within this state. The provider participates in the medicare & medicaid programs and provides none counseling services. The home is located in a hospital and is fully sprinklered. A total of 1 Medicare patients were given 71 days of non-swing bed care and services in 2006, and the provider was reimbursed $15,624 by Medicare. 235 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services by this provider in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $256,932 by Medicare for these services.

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 lower than average. The number of licensed practical or vocational nurse hours per resident per day is much higher than average. Licensed staff hours per resident per day is much higher than average.

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Ownership Type

Government - State

Multiple Ownership

Yes

Address

1 Kamani Street
Pahala, HI 96777

Phone Number

(808) 928-2050

Geographic Coordinates

19.199933, -155.470891
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Programs Accepted

Medicare & Medicaid

Counseling Available

None

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
16
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
94.00%
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
15
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

  • 08/03/2007 - Health Survey
  • 08/03/2007 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 06/15/2006 - Health Survey
  • 06/13/2006 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 03/17/2005 - Health Survey
  • 03/17/2005 - Fire Safety Survey

Staff

Charts

RN Hours Per Resident

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

This Provider
2.71
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
2.22
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
1.90
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
4.61
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.

Note:

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

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.

Note:

Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Short-Stay Residents With Delirium

The percentage of short-stay residents with delirium.

Note:

Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Short-Stay Residents With Pressure Sores

The percentage of short-stay residents with pressure sores.

Note:

Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. 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.

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 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.

Note:

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

Short-Stay Residents Who Had Moderate to Severe Pain

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

Note:

Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

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
1
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
0
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
71
Hawaii County Average
2,209
Hawaii Average
2,152
United States Average
4,470

Outpatients

The number of outpatients treated by this provider that were covered by Medicare Part B in 2006. An outpatient is defined as a patient treated in under 24 hours at a qualifying medical facility.

Note:

These figures may include data from other departments at this facility.

This Provider This Provider
235
Hawaii County Average
841
Hawaii Average
879
United States Average
301

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
$15,624
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
$220
Hawaii County Average
$338
Hawaii Average
$320
United States Average
$295

Medicare Outpatient Payments

The total outpatient associated Medicare Part B payments made to this provider in 2006. An outpatient is defined as a patient treated in under 24 hours at a qualifying medical facility.

Note:

These figures may include data from other departments at this facility.

This Provider This Provider
$256,932
Hawaii County Average
$1,409,725
Hawaii Average
$860,050
United States Average
$266,523

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
$15,624
Hawaii County Average
$10,858
Hawaii Average
$9,665
United States Average
$9,943

Medicare Payments Per Outpatient

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Part B covered outpatient in 2006. An outpatient is defined as a patient treated in under 24 hours at a qualifying medical facility.

Note:

These figures may include data from other departments at this facility.

This Provider This Provider
$1,093
Hawaii County Average
$1,676
Hawaii Average
$978
United States Average
$885

Deficiencies

08/03/2007 - Quality Care

08/03/2007 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Provide activities to meet the needs of each resident.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/03/2007
Date Fixed:
10/23/2007

08/03/2007 - Environmental

08/03/2007 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Keep all essential equipment working safely.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/03/2007
Date Fixed:
10/23/2007

06/15/2006 - Mistreatment

06/15/2006 - 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:
06/15/2006
Date Fixed:
09/11/2006

06/15/2006 - Environmental

06/15/2006 - 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:
06/15/2006
Date Fixed:
09/11/2006

06/13/2006 - Electrical

06/13/2006 - 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:
06/13/2006
Date Fixed:
09/11/2006

03/17/2005 - Pharmacy Service

03/17/2005 - 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:
03/17/2005
Date Fixed:
05/16/2005

03/17/2005 - Nutrition and Dietary

03/17/2005 - Nutrition and Dietary
Type:
Health
Category:
Nutrition and Dietary
Issue:
Make sure that residents are well nourished.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
03/17/2005
Date Fixed:
05/16/2005

03/17/2005 - Environmental

03/17/2005 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Keep all essential equipment working safely.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
03/17/2005
Date Fixed:
05/16/2005

03/17/2005 - Environmental

03/17/2005 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Make sure that staff members wash their hands when needed.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/17/2005
Date Fixed:
05/16/2005

03/17/2005 - Nutrition and Dietary

03/17/2005 - Nutrition and Dietary
Type:
Health
Category:
Nutrition and Dietary
Issue:
Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
03/17/2005
Date Fixed:
05/16/2005

03/17/2005 - Nutrition and Dietary

03/17/2005 - 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:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
03/17/2005
Date Fixed:
05/16/2005

03/17/2005 - Pharmacy Service

03/17/2005 - Pharmacy Service
Type:
Health
Category:
Pharmacy Service
Issue:
Have drugs and other similar products available, which are needed every day and in emergencies, and give them out properly.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/17/2005
Date Fixed:
05/16/2005

03/17/2005 - Pharmacy Service

03/17/2005 - Pharmacy Service
Type:
Health
Category:
Pharmacy Service
Issue:
At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist check the drugs that each resident takes.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/17/2005
Date Fixed:
05/16/2005

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Last Modified

Monday, July 21, 2008 2:43 PM MST

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Pahala at a Glance

Pahala has a total population of 1,378, of which 376 are children under the age of 18 and 261 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 39.6.

Total Population:
1,378
Median Age:
39.6
Males:
689 (50.0%)
Female:
689 (50.0%)
Children (0-17):
376 (27.3%)
Adults (18-64):
741 (53.8%)
Seniors (65+):
261 (18.9%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Pahala
Married:
603 (43.8%)
Divorced:
79 (5.7%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Pahala
Hispanic Ethnicity:
87 (6.31%)
White:
121 (8.78%)
African American:
0 (0.00%)
Asian:
657 (47.68%)
Pacific Islander:
144 (10.45%)
Indian:
1 (0.07%)
Other:
7 (0.51%)
Two or More:
448 (32.51%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Pahala

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.40, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.40 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
0
Doctors:
26
Home Agencies:
0
Hospitals:
0
Nursing Homes:
1
Medical Suppliers:
0
Rehab Centers:
2

Wealth

The median family income is $31,548 while the median household income is $30,243. Roughly 24.46% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$31,548
Household Income:
$30,243
In Poverty:
24.46%

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