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Sedona / Flagstaff Arizona Assisted Living Centers
Sedona - Flagstaff Arizona ALC Facts and Information
The Arizona Department of Health Services uses the term
"Assisted Living Center" (ALC) in lieu of the more universally
recognized term, "Assisted Living Facility". The state of Arizona
applies the same basic regulatory standards and requirements to
both adult foster care establishments and Assisted Living
Centers, although the larger size and scope of support an
Assisted Living Center represents does require a wider range of
licensing prerequisites which we outline below.
An Arizona Assisted Living Center is basically defined as an
assisted living facility which provides resident rooms or residential
units for 11 (eleven) or more residents. An Arizona Assisted
Living Center can be licensed for one or more of the following
levels of service:
  • Supervisory Care Services: Provides for general supervision and awareness of
    residents' functioning and continuous needs; in a crisis event, assistance is rendered in
    the administration of prescribed drugs.
  • Personal Care Services: Assists with Activities of Daily Living and coordination of
    intermittent nursing service and administering of medications and other treatments by a
    nurse.
  • Directed Care Services: Provides personal care services and other programs for
    residents incapable of recognizing danger, summoning assistance, expressing need or
    making basic care decisions.

Residents an Arizona Assisted Living Center Cannot Accept
Arizona Assisted Living Centers cannot accept residents who require physical restraints,
chemical restraints, behavioral health residential services or residents requiring services the
Assisted Living Center is not licensed for and/or capable of providing.

Requirements for Managers of Assisted Living Centers
Managers of Arizona Assisted Living Centers cannot manage more than two (2) facilities
simultaneously; if a manager is responsible for two facilities, those facilities cannot be more
than 40 miles apart.
Managers must also:
  • Be certified by the State Board of Examiners as an Assisted Living Center manager
  • Trained comprehensively on the levels of service the Assisted Living Center is licensed
    to provide
  • Have twelve (12) months of prior health-related employment experience

Requirements for Assisted Living Center Workers
Arizona Assisted Living Centers workers are required to have valid fingerprint clearance cards
or apply for a fingerprint clearance card within twenty (20) working days of employment. (This
applies to volunteer workers as well as paid employees.)
New Assisted Living Center employees are required to receive a comprehensive orientation
within ten (10) days of the starting date of their employment.
Assisted Living Centers are required to make a good faith effort to contact employees' prior
employers and other references to ascertain their fitness to work in an Assisted Living Center.
For more information, contact:
Arizona Department of Health Services: Licensing Services   |   (602) 364-2536
Featured Sedona - Flagstaff Arizona Assisted Living Centers

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The Peaks
A Senior Living Community
Full Care Continuum Facility
Flagstaff, Arizona
The Peaks Senior Living Community is nestled at the scenic
base of the San Francisco Peaks in Flagstaff, Arizona. Offering a
full continuum of care and services, ranging from their Independent
Living option to Assisted Living and Memory Care,
The Peaks
Senior Living Community
system allows their residents to "age in
place" by remaining in their original apartment homes and having
increased levels of service brought to them.
The Peaks Senior Living Community also features a
Medicare-certified health care center on-campus. Family and
friends are always welcome; fine meals with daily menu choices and
a salad bar makes up the wonderful dining experience for residents.
There is a private dining room available for family gatherings. Scheduled transportation is
available, laundry and linen service, emergency call systems in each apartment, social and
recreational programs, medication set-up and assistance with ADL's, indoor pool and spa with
exercise program and much, much more make up the fantastic array of available amenities!
3150 N. Winding Brook Road, Flagstaff, Arizona 86001   |   (928) 774-7106
Sedona Winds, a full-spectrum assisted living
center in Sedona, Arizona, is situated in the
midst of Sedona's Village of Oak Creek near
the scenic features of Bell Rock and the Red
Rock Mountains.
Sedona Winds is dedicated to providing their
residents with active, stimulating, flexible and
interesting lifestyle opportunities.
Sedona Winds
Sedona, Arizona
Sedona Winds offers three residential options: Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory
Care. Residents opting for assisted living or memory care will have a complete assessment and
personal care plan composed for them upon taking up residence. Other features and services
(some plan-dependent) include a weekly deep cleaning of the apartment, 24-hour staffing,
scheduled transportation, imaginative activity programs, meals and snacks, ADL assistance,
emergency call systems, daily tidying of the apartment and much, much more!
475 Jacks Canyon Road, Sedona, Arizona 86351   |   (928) 284-5077
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