Holtville assisted living facility cited again by state

The Blossom Valley Inn assisted living home in Holtville has again run afoul of the state Department of Social Services. Cited deficiencies included a malfunctioning freezer, inadequate supplies of perishable and nonperishable foods, and the absence of a qualified food service coordinator. IVP FILE PHOTO

HOLTVILLE — Additional citations were recently issued by the state against the Blossom Valley Inn assisted living facility for not maintaining appropriate food and administrative services.

Some of the reported deficiencies included a malfunctioning freezer, inadequate supplies of perishable and nonperishable foods, and the absence of a qualified food service coordinator.

Staff Writer Julio Morales can be reached at jmorales@ivpressonline.com or 760-337-3415.

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