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Arlington Gardens Care Center

3688 NYE Avenue
Riverside, CA 92505
(951) 351-2800

General Information

Alta Vista Healthcare & Wellness Center is a for-profit institution owned by Honey Flower Holdings, LLC. This facility has 99 certified beds and is not located in a hospital or a continuing care retirement community (CCRC).

Fines and Citations

As a result of their last health inspection on April 27, 2018, they received 14 citations for failure to:

  • Knock to ask permission to enter a resident’s room;
  • Inform residents of their right to create an advanced directive;
  • Ask residents if they would like to continue to receive therapy they may not be covered by Medicare;
  • Notify family or resident representative of transfer to a hospital;
  • Communicate the bed hold policy to a resident or resident representative;
  • Create a care plan to accommodate the unique needs of residents;
  • Provide the opportunity to utilize bathroom privileges for some residents;
  • Create a pain management plan which meets professional standards;
  • Disclose that a resident was receiving dialysis which led to a missed opportunity to educate the resident or resident representative;
  • Adequately reconcile a controlled substance during shift change;
  • Adhere to pharmacy recommendation;
  • Ensure that certain medications had an adequate indication;
  • Ensure a dietary aid had the adequate training to check the temperature of the dishwashing water which could lead to the spread of bacteria and other microorganisms;
  • Convey the necessary hospice contact information to staff.
Fire and Safety Inspections

This facility does have automatic sprinkler systems in all required areas. It’s most recent fire and safety inspection was on July 12, 2018, and no citations were given. The average number of safety citations in California is 1.8 and, in the U.S., it is 2.9.

Staffing

Number of Residents
The average number of residents per day at this facility is 93.1.
The California average is 86.4.
The national average is 86.0.

Number of Nurse Staff Hours Per Resident Per Day
The total number of licensed nurse staff hours per resident per day is 1 hour and 49 minutes.
The California average is 1 hour and 45 minutes.
The national average is 1 hour 33 minutes.

Number of RN Hours Per Resident Per Day
The number of RN hours per resident per day is 30 minutes.
The California average is 37 minutes.
The national average is 40 minutes.

LPN/LVN Hours Per Resident Per Day
The number of LPN/LVN hours per resident per day is 1 hour and 19 minutes.
The California average is 1 hour and 8 minutes.
The national average is 53 minutes.

Nurse Aid Hours Per Resident Per Day
The number of nurse aid hours per resident per day is 2 hours and 40 minutes.
The California average is 2 hours 34 minutes.
The national average is 2 hours 20 minutes.

Physical Therapist Staff Hours Per Resident Per Day
The number of Physical Therapist staff hours per resident per day is 11 minutes.
The California Average is 8 minutes.
The national average is 7 minutes.

1 Vital Statistics
Number of Beds: 99 certified bedsinformation

Beds in the nursing home that have been approved by the federal government to participate in Medicare or Medicaid.

Accepts: Medicare and Medicaidinformation

Shows if the nursing home participates in the Medicare, Medicaid, or both.

2 Key Ratings
Star Rating Summary
Overall Rating information

A rating of 1 to 5 stars based on the health inspection, staffing, and quality measures ratings combined into one. More stars are better.

Five StarsMuch Above Average
Health Inspection information

A rating of 1 to 5 stars based on the nursing home’s health inspection results. More stars are better.

Three StarsAverage
Staffing information

A rating of 1 to 5 stars based on the nursing home’s staffing hours for Registered Nurses (RNs), Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs), Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVNs), and Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs). More stars are better.

Four StarsAbove Average
RN Staffing information

A rating of 1 to 5 stars based on the amount of time Registered Nurses (RNs) spend with residents as reported by the nursing home. More stars are better.

Four StarsMuch Above Average
Quality Measures information

A rating of 1 to 5 stars based on resident assessment data that show how well the nursing home cares for residents’ needs. More stars are better.

Five StarsMuch Above Average
3 Key Short Stay Statistics
DescriptionArlington Gardens Care CenterCalifornia
Average
Percent of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain.
Lower percentages are better.
0.0%6.5%
Percent of short-stay residents with pressure ulcers that are new or worsened.
Lower percentages are better.
0.0%0.6%
Percentage of short-stay residents who needed and got a flu shot for the current flu season.
Higher percentages are better.
99.3%86.9%
Percentage of short-stay residents who needed and got a vaccine to prevent pneumonia.
Higher percentages are better .
100.0%88.8%
Percentage of short-stay residents who got antipsychotic medication for the first time.
Lower percentages are better.
1.0%1.4%
4 Key Long Stay Statistics
DescriptionArlington Gardens Care CenterCalifornia
Average
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury.
Lower percentages are better.
3.4%1.8%
Percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection.
Lower percentages are better.
1.7%2.0%
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain.
Lower percentages are better.
0.0%2.8%
Percentage of long-stay high-risk residents with pressure ulcers.
Lower percentages are better.
2.4%5.4%
Percentage of long-stay low-risk residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder.
Lower percentages are better.
36.5%43.2%
Percentage of long-stay residents who have/had a catheter inserted and left in their bladder.
Lower percentages are better.
2.8%2.0%
Percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained.
Lower percentages are better.
0.0%0.5%
Percentage of long-stay residents whose ability to move independently worsened.
Lower percentages are better.
15.1%14.9%
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased.
Lower percentages are better.
6.7%10.0%
Percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight.
Lower percentages are better.
5.1%5.5%
Percentage of long-stay residents who have symptoms of depression.
Lower percentages are better.
0.0%0.7%
Percentage of long-stay residents who received an antianxiety or hypnotic medication.
Lower percentages are better.
21.0%16.7%
Percentage of long-stay residents who needed and got a flu shot for the current flu season.
Higher percentages are better.
99.2%96.1%
Percentage of long-stay residents who needed and got a vaccine to prevent pneumonia.
Higher percentages are better.
98.3%96.8%
Percentage of long-stay residents who got an antipsychotic medication.
Lower percentages are better.
11.7%11.1%
5 Inspection Summary

Date of standard health inspection: 04/27/2017
Total number of health deficiencies: 4
Average number of health deficiencies in California: 9.6

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