West Valley Healthcare Center

Health Inspections

Health Inspections
2
Health Deficiencies
This Nursing Home: 12
CA State Average: 9
U.S. Average: 6
CA Deficiencies Range: 1–30
Complaints & Incidents: 1
Updated June 19, 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.

February 02, 2014 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public.
Low
Many
3/19/2014
Hire sufficient dietary support personnel.
Low
Many
3/19/2014
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident .
Low
Few
3/19/2014
Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life.
Low
Few
3/19/2014
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services.
Low
Few
3/19/2014
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality.
Low
Few
3/19/2014
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
3/19/2014
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
3/19/2014
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
Low
Few
3/19/2014
Develop a complete care plan that meets all the resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Low
Few
3/19/2014
Employ or obtain outside professional resources to provide services in the nursing home when the facility does not employ a qualified professional to furnish a required service.
Low
Few
3/19/2014
Provide rooms that are at least 80 square feet per resident in multiple rooms and 100 square feet for single resident rooms.
Low
Few
3/19/2014

October 18, 2012 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public.
Low
Many
11/13/2012
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Many
11/13/2012
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Many
11/13/2012
Develop policies and procedures for influenza and pneumococcal immunizations.
Low
Some
11/13/2012
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
Low
Some
11/13/2012
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses.
Low
Few
11/13/2012
Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life.
Low
Few
11/13/2012
Conduct initial and periodic assessments of each resident's functional capacity.
Low
Few
11/13/2012
Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential.
Low
Few
11/13/2012
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene.
Low
Few
11/13/2012
Provide rooms that are at least 80 square feet per resident in multiple rooms and 100 square feet for single resident rooms.
Very Low
Some
Not Corrected

July 19, 2011 Health Inspection

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading.
Low
Some
8/13/2011
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards.
Low
Some
8/13/2011
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident.
Low
Few
8/13/2011
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse.
Low
Few
8/13/2011
Provide medically-related social services to help each resident achieve the highest possible quality of life.
Low
Few
8/13/2011
Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional.
Low
Few
8/13/2011
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards.
Low
Few
8/13/2011
Ensure that residents with limited range of motion receive appropriate treatment and services to increase range of motion or prevent further decrease in range of motion.
Low
Few
8/13/2011
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
8/13/2011
Protect each resident from mistreatment, neglect and misappropriation of personal property.
Low
Few
8/13/2011
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status.
Low
Few
8/13/2011
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way.
Low
Few
8/13/2011
Provide rooms that are at least 80 square feet per resident in multiple rooms and 100 square feet for single resident rooms.
Very Low
Many
Not Corrected

February 02, 2014 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores.
Low
Few
3/19/2014

June 11, 2013 Complaints & Incidents

Nursing Home Failed To: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents.
Low
Few
7/11/2013

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 June 19, 2014.


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