The Gardens of Sun City

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
2
Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 12
AZ State Average: 7
U.S. Average: 6
AZ Deficiencies Range: 1–24
Complaints & Incidents: 3
Updated April 12, 2014.

This rating indicates how well this home has complied with standards for food preparation and other health-related activities in state inspections conducted approximately every 15 months. Results from inspections after the latest date shown below may be available at Nursing Home Compare.

April 04, 2013 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
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.
Low
Some
5/8/2013
Train all employees on what to do in an emergency, and carry out unannounced staff drills.
Low
Some
5/8/2013
Set up an ongoing quality assessment and assurance group to review quality deficiencies quarterly, and develop corrective plans of action.
Low
Some
5/8/2013
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
Low
Some
5/8/2013
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Some
5/8/2013
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Some
5/8/2013
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Some
5/8/2013
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
5/8/2013
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.
Low
Few
5/8/2013
Provide activities to meet the interests and needs of each resident.
Low
Few
5/8/2013
Post nurse staffing information/data on a daily basis.
Very Low
Many
5/8/2013
Assure that each residentâ’s assessment is updated at least once every 3 months.
Very Low
Some
5/8/2013

February 09, 2012 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Ensure services provided by the nursing facility meet professional standards of quality.
Low
Some
2/24/2012
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Some
2/24/2012
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.
Low
Few
2/24/2012
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.
Low
Few
2/24/2012
Give or get quality laboratory services/tests in a timely manner to meet the needs of residents.
Low
Few
2/24/2012
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity.
Low
Few
2/24/2012

January 13, 2011 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.
Low
Some
2/15/2011
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
Low
Few
2/15/2011
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
2/15/2011
Operate and provide services according to federal, state, and local laws and professional standards.
Low
Few
2/15/2011
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.
Low
Few
2/15/2011
Post nurse staffing information/data on a daily basis.
Very Low
Some
2/15/2011

April 04, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Develop and implement policies for 1) screening and training employees; and the 2) prevention, identification, investigation, and reporting of any abuse, neglect, mistreatment and misappropriation of property.
Low
Few
5/8/2013
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
5/8/2013
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.
Low
Few
5/8/2013

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 April 12, 2014.


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