Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospital

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

Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospital is a small, government run, nursing home with 20 beds based at 4643 Waimea Canyon Road in Waimea, HI. The facility has 20 residents indicating 100% of its beds are occupied, which is above 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. 732 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services by this provider in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $1,126,062 by Medicare for these services.

On a state level, the number of registered nurse hours per resident per day is much lower 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 much higher than average. Licensed staff hours per resident per day is lower than average.

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Ownership Type

Government - State

Multiple Ownership

Yes

Address

4643 Waimea Canyon Road
Waimea, HI 96796

Phone Number

(808) 338-9431

Geographic Coordinates

21.959518, -159.670607
* 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.

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20
Waimea Average
29
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
100.00%
Waimea
97.50%
Hawaii County
95.89%
Hawaii
90.20%
United States
84.18%

Residents

The total number of residents residing at the facility.

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20
Waimea Average
28
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
Waimea
1 (50.00%)
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
Waimea
0 (0.00%)
Hawaii County
0 (0.00%)
Hawaii
3 (6.52%)
United States
1,255 (7.93%)

Recent Surveys

  • 07/13/2007 - Health Survey
  • 07/13/2007 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 08/04/2006 - Health Survey
  • 08/04/2006 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 07/22/2005 - Health Survey
  • 07/20/2005 - Fire Safety Survey

Staff

Charts

RN Hours Per Resident

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

This Provider
0.31
Waimea Average
0.52
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
2.29
Waimea Average
2.51
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
1.14
Waimea Average
0.75
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
1.45
Waimea Average
1.26
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 number of residents is too small to report. 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 data for this measure is missing. 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

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
732
Hawaii County Average
841
Hawaii Average
879
United States Average
301

Financials

Charts

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
$1,126,062
Hawaii County Average
$1,409,725
Hawaii Average
$860,050
United States Average
$266,523

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
$1,538
Hawaii County Average
$1,676
Hawaii Average
$978
United States Average
$885

Deficiencies

07/13/2007 - Resident Assessment

07/13/2007 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
Make sure all assessments are accurate, coordinated by an RN, done by the right professional, and are signed by the person completing them.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/13/2007
Date Fixed:
08/27/2007

07/13/2007 - Nutrition and Dietary

07/13/2007 - 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:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/13/2007
Date Fixed:
08/27/2007

07/13/2007 - Environmental

07/13/2007 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Make sure that the nursing home area is free of dangers that cause accidents.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/13/2007
Date Fixed:
08/27/2007

07/13/2007 - Quality Care

07/13/2007 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give each resident care and services to get or keep the highest quality of life possible.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/13/2007
Date Fixed:
08/27/2007

07/13/2007 - Resident Assessment

07/13/2007 - 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:
07/13/2007
Date Fixed:
08/27/2007

08/04/2006 - Resident Assessment

08/04/2006 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
Make sure all assessments are accurate, coordinated by an RN, done by the right professional, and are signed by the person completing them.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
08/04/2006
Date Fixed:
09/26/2006

08/04/2006 - Environmental

08/04/2006 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Keep safe, clean and homelike surroundings.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
08/04/2006
Date Fixed:
09/26/2006

08/04/2006 - Resident Assessment

08/04/2006 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
Make sure that doctors visit residents regularly, as required.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/04/2006
Date Fixed:
09/26/2006

08/04/2006 - Environmental

08/04/2006 - 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:
08/04/2006
Date Fixed:
09/26/2006

07/22/2005 - Quality Care

07/22/2005 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Provide social services for related medical problems to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/22/2005
Date Fixed:
09/07/2005

07/22/2005 - Quality Care

07/22/2005 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Provide activities to meet the needs of each resident.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/22/2005
Date Fixed:
09/07/2005

07/22/2005 - Environmental

07/22/2005 - Environmental
Type:
Health
Category:
Environmental
Issue:
Have a program to keep infection from spreading.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/22/2005
Date Fixed:
09/07/2005

07/22/2005 - Nutrition and Dietary

07/22/2005 - 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:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
07/22/2005
Date Fixed:
09/07/2005

07/22/2005 - Environmental

07/22/2005 - 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:
07/22/2005
Date Fixed:
09/07/2005

07/22/2005 - Resident Assessment

07/22/2005 - 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:
07/22/2005
Date Fixed:
09/07/2005

07/20/2005 - Emergency Plans and Fire Drills

07/20/2005 - 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:
Widespread
Level of Harm:
Potential for minimal harm
Date Found:
07/20/2005
Date Fixed:
09/07/2005

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Last Modified

Monday, July 21, 2008 2:43 PM MST

Indicates the latest change to the core data for this provider. It does not reflect changes from user input, such as reviews and discussions.

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Nearby Nursing Homes

  1. Nursing Home
    Kauai Care Center
    Located 0.10 miles away in Waimea at 9611 Waena Road.
  2. Nursing Home
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    Located 12.18 miles away in Lawai at 4297A Omao Road.
Note: There are a total of 2 homes within 25 miles of this provider.

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Waimea at a Glance

Waimea has a total population of 7,028, of which 2,089 are children under the age of 18 and 711 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 36.5.

Total Population:
7,028
Median Age:
36.5
Males:
3,467 (49.3%)
Female:
3,561 (50.7%)
Children (0-17):
2,089 (29.7%)
Adults (18-64):
4,228 (60.2%)
Seniors (65+):
711 (10.1%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Waimea
Married:
3,002 (42.7%)
Divorced:
536 (7.6%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Waimea
Hispanic Ethnicity:
548 (7.80%)
White:
2,154 (30.65%)
African American:
23 (0.33%)
Asian:
1,426 (20.29%)
Pacific Islander:
1,097 (15.61%)
Indian:
12 (0.17%)
Other:
51 (0.73%)
Two or More:
2,265 (32.23%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Waimea

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.25, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

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

Wealth

The median family income is $55,822 while the median household income is $51,150. Roughly 5.95% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$55,822
Household Income:
$51,150
In Poverty:
5.95%

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