Desert Blossom Health & Rehabilitation Center
|This Nursing Home: 10|
|AZ State Average: 7|
|U.S. Average: 6|
|AZ Deficiencies Range: 1–24|
|Complaints & Incidents: 0||Updated January 21, 2014.|
Our health inspections rating describes how well this home met health and safety standards for food preparation and other nursing-home activities in the latest three state inspections. Such inspections are conducted about every 15 months.
August 03, 2012 Health Inspection
|Nursing Home Failed To:||Possible or Actual Harm||Residents Affected||Date Fixed|
|Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.||9/4/2012|
|Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.||9/4/2012|
|Ensure that each resident's 1) entire drug/medication regimen is free from unnecessary drugs; and 2) is managed and monitored to achieve highest level of well-being.||9/4/2012|
|Ensure that each resident who enters the nursing home without a catheter is not given a catheter, unless medically necessary, and that incontinent patients receive proper services to prevent urinary tract infections and restore normal bladder functions.||9/4/2012|
|Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.||9/4/2012|
|Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.||9/4/2012|
|Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.||9/4/2012|
|Establish a governing body that is legally responsible for establishing and implementing policies for managing and operating the facility and appoints a properly licensed administrator responsible for managing the facility||9/4/2012|
|1) hire only people with no legal history of abusing, neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report and investigate any acts or reports of abuse, neglect or mistreatment of residents.||9/4/2012|
|Give residents a notice of rights, rules, services and charges.||9/4/2012|
This nursing home has not been cited for any Deficiencies from Incidents Reported by the Nursing Home or Complaints in the last 3 years.
Note: Because of differences in calculation, all data may not match those shown on Nursing Home Compare, a website run by the federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. CMS has approved the U.S. News methodology.
Last updated January 21, 2014.