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Antelope Valley Healthcare

Details

Type of Ownership For profit - Partnership
Participates in Medicare? Yes
Participates in Medicaid? Yes
Certified Beds 299
Continuing Care? No
Resident Council? Yes
Family Council? No
Multi-Home Chain? No
Located in a Hospital? No
Special Focus Facility? No

View:    Health Inspections  |  Quality Measures  |  Staffing  |  Fire Inspections

Health Inspections  

Most Recent Inspection: 04/22/2011

Date of last standard health inspection: 04/22/2011
Quality Indicator Survey No
Dates of Complaint Investigations: 04/01/2011 - 03/31/2012
Total number of Health Deficiencies for this nursing home: 0
Average number of Health Deficiencies in CA: 2
Average number of Health Deficiencies in US: 3
Range of Health Deficiencies in CA: 0 - 16

Inspection, 02/07/2007

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Quickly tell the resident's doctor the results of laboratory tests. 02/07/2007 02/07/2008 2 Few
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. 02/07/2007 02/07/2008 2 Some
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide a safe, clean, comfortable and home-like environment; and allow residents to use personal belongings to the extent possible. 02/07/2007 02/07/2008 2 Some
Provide housekeeping and maintenance services. 02/07/2007 02/07/2008 2 Few
Maintain comfortable sound levels. 02/07/2007 02/07/2008 2 Some
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 02/07/2007 02/07/2008 2 Some
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 02/07/2007 02/07/2008 2 Some
Keep all essential equipment working safely. 02/07/2007 02/07/2008 2 Many
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. 02/07/2007 02/07/2008 2 Many
Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Hire sufficient dietary support personnel. 02/07/2007 02/07/2008 2 Many
Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature. 02/07/2007 02/07/2008 2 Few
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. 02/07/2007 02/07/2008 2 Many
Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
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. 02/07/2007 02/07/2008 2 Some
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. 02/07/2007 02/07/2008 2 Few
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. 02/07/2007 02/07/2008 2 Few
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 02/07/2007 02/07/2008 2 Few
Give residents proper treatment to prevent new bed (pressure) sores or heal existing bed sores. 02/07/2007 02/07/2008 2 Few
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. 02/07/2007 02/07/2008 2 Some
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. 02/07/2007 02/07/2008 3 Few
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration. 02/07/2007 02/07/2008 2 Few
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses. 02/07/2007 02/07/2007 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Immediately tell the resident, the resident's doctor, and a family member of situations (injury/decline/room, etc.) that affect the resident. 02/07/2007 02/07/2008 2 Few
Try to resolve each resident's complaints quickly. 02/07/2007 02/07/2008 2 Few
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. 02/07/2007 02/07/2008 2 Some
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. 02/07/2007 02/07/2008 2 Some

Inspection, 02/02/2004

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Post nurse staffing information/data on a daily basis. 02/02/2004 01/09/2005 2 Few
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. 02/02/2004 01/09/2005 2 Few
Quickly tell the resident's doctor the results of laboratory tests. 02/02/2004 01/09/2005 1 Some
Keep accurate, complete and organized clinical records on each resident that meet professional standards. 02/02/2004 01/09/2005 2 Few
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 02/02/2004 01/09/2005 2 Some
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 02/02/2004 01/09/2005 2 Some
Make sure that the nursing home area is safe, easy to use, clean and comfortable for residents, staff and the public. 02/02/2004 01/09/2005 2 Few
Mistreatment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Protect each resident from mistreatment, neglect and misappropriation of personal property. 02/02/2004 01/09/2005 2 Few
Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Store, cook, and serve food in a safe and clean way. 02/02/2004 01/09/2005 2 Few
Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
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. 02/02/2004 01/09/2005 2 Few
Provide routine and emergency drugs through a licensed pharmacist and only under the general supervision of a licensed nurse. 02/02/2004 01/09/2005 2 Few
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. 02/02/2004 01/09/2005 2 Some
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 02/02/2004 01/09/2005 2 Some
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. 02/02/2004 01/09/2005 2 Few
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. 02/02/2004 01/09/2005 2 Some
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. 02/02/2004 01/09/2005 2 Some
Give proper treatment to residents with feeding tubes to prevent problems (such as aspiration pneumonia, diarrhea, vomiting, dehydration, metabolic abnormalities, nasal-pharyngeal ulcers) and help restore eating skills, if possible. 02/02/2004 01/09/2005 2 Few
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. 02/02/2004 01/09/2005 2 Few
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration. 02/02/2004 01/09/2005 2 Few
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses. 02/02/2004 01/09/2005 2 Few
Resident Assessment Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure each resident receives an accurate assessment by a qualified health professional. 02/02/2004 01/09/2005 2 Few
Allow residents the right to participate in the planning or revision of care and treatment. 02/02/2004 01/09/2005 2 Few
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Keep residents' personal and medical records private and confidential. 02/02/2004 01/09/2005 2 Few
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. 02/02/2004 01/09/2005 2 Some
Reasonably accommodate the needs and preferences of each resident. 02/02/2004 01/09/2005 2 Few

Inspection, 02/00/2004

Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 02/00/2004 02/04/2008 2 Few

Inspection, 01/02/2001

Administration Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide or obtain laboratory services only when ordered by the attending physician. 01/02/2001 00/05/2002 1 Some
Environmental Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Ensure that a nursing home area is free from accident hazards and provide adequate supervision to prevent avoidable accidents. 01/02/2001 00/05/2002 2 Few
Have a program that investigates, controls and keeps infection from spreading. 01/02/2001 00/05/2002 2 Some
Nutrition and Dietary Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Make sure menus meet the resident's nutritional needs and that there is a prepared menu by which nutritious meals have been planned for the resident and followed. 01/02/2001 00/05/2002 1 Some
Prepare food that is nutritional, appetizing, tasty, attractive, well-cooked, and at the right temperature. 01/02/2001 00/05/2002 1 Some
Pharmacy Service Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
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. 01/02/2001 00/05/2002 2 Few
Keep the rate of medication errors (wrong drug, wrong dose, wrong time) to less than 5%. 01/02/2001 00/05/2002 2 Some
Maintain drug records and properly mark/label drugs and other similar products according to accepted professional standards. 01/02/2001 00/05/2002 2 Few
Quality Care Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Provide necessary care and services to maintain or improve the highest well being of each resident. 01/02/2001 00/05/2002 2 Some
Assist those residents who need help with eating/drinking, grooming and personal and oral hygiene. 01/02/2001 00/05/2002 2 Few
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. 01/02/2001 00/05/2002 2 Some
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. 01/02/2001 00/05/2002 2 Few
Ensure residents maintain acceptable nutritional status. 01/02/2001 00/05/2002 2 Few
Give each resident enough fluids to keep them healthy and prevent dehydration. 01/02/2001 00/05/2002 2 Some
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses. 01/02/2001 00/05/2002 2 Some
Develop policies and procedures for influenza and pneumococcal immunizations. 01/02/2001 00/05/2002 2 Some
Resident Rights Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Allow residents to self-administer drugs if determined safe. 01/02/2001 00/05/2002 1 Some
Provide care for residents in a way that maintains or improves their dignity and respect in full recognition of their individuality. 01/02/2001 00/05/2002 1 Some

Nursing Home Staffing  

Information comes from data that the nursing home reports to its state agency. It contains the nursing home staffing hours for a two-week period prior to the time of the state inspection. CMS receives this data and converts it into the number of staff hours per resident per day.

National Average Average in CA Golden Living Center, Asheville
RN Staff Only1 N/A N/A 1 out of 5 stars
Total Number of Residents 86 81 176
Total, Licensed Nurse Staff Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 51 minutes 27 hours 36 minutes 1 hour 37 minutes
RN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 3 minutes 26 hours 44 minutes 28 minutes
LPN/LVN Hours
per Resident per Day
16 hours 17 minutes 27 hours 42 minutes 1 hour 9 minutes
CNA Hours
per Resident per Day
17 hours 46 minutes 28 hours 39 minutes 3 hours 7 minutes

1 The star rating a nursing home received for the information it provided about its Registered Nurse (RN) staffing. RNs have between 2 and 6 years of education.

Quality Measures  

Information comes from data that the nursing home reports to its state agency. It contains the nursing home staffing hours for a two-week period prior to the time of the state inspection. CMS receives this data and converts it into the number of staff hours per resident per day.

Long-Term Residents

Short-Term Residents

Fire Safety Inspections

Lists the fire safety requirements that the nursing home failed to meet. Fire safety results are not included in the nursing home's Overall Rating.

Most Recent Inspection: 04/29/2011

Automatic Sprinkler Systems in all required areas Yes
Date of last standard fire safety inspection: 04/29/2011
Dates of Complaint Investigations: 04/01/2011 - 03/31/2012
Total number of Fire Safety Deficiencies for this nursing home: 0
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in CA: 2
Average number of Fire Safety Deficiencies in US: 2
Range of Fire Safety Deficiencies in CA: 0 - 5

Inspection, 02/07/2007

Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 02/07/2007 02/07/2008 2 Some
Furnishings and Decorations Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times. 02/07/2007 02/07/2008 2 Few
Illumination and Emergency Power Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly located and lighted Exit" signs." 02/07/2007 02/07/2008 2 Few
Laboratories Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Proper facilities for the use and storage of combustible liquids. 02/07/2007 02/07/2008 2 Few

Inspection, 02/09/2004

Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Signs that state that exit doors are to be kept closed. 02/09/2004 00/00/0000 2 Few
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators. 02/09/2004 00/00/0000 2 Many
Emergency Plans and Fire Drills Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions. 02/09/2004 00/00/0000 2 Few
Furnishings and Decorations Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times. 02/09/2004 00/00/0000 2 Few
Hazardous Area Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly installed hallway dispensers for alcohol-based hand rub. 02/09/2004 00/00/0000 2 Few
Miscellaneous Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes. 02/09/2004 00/00/0000 2 Few
Smoking Regulations Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Posted No-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed." 02/09/2004 00/00/0000 2 Few

Inspection, 01/01/2001

Corridor Walls and Doors Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke. 01/01/2001 00/05/2002 2 Few
Electrical Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment. 01/01/2001 00/05/2002 2 Some
Furnishings and Decorations Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times. 01/01/2001 00/05/2002 2 Some
Properly sized and located linen or trash receptacles. 01/01/2001 00/05/2002 2 Some
Medical Gases and Anesthetizing Areas Deficiencies
Deficiency Inspection Date Correction Date Level of Harm Residents Affected
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas. 01/01/2001 00/05/2002 2 Few
 

44445 No.15th St. West
Lancaster, CA 93534

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