Golden LivingCenter - Boaz

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 5
AL State Average: 4
U.S. Average: 4
AL Deficiencies Range 1–18
Updated April 12, 2014.

How well this home met National Fire Protection Agency standards in the most recent inspection.

September 10, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Many
10/14/2013
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Many
10/14/2013
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Many
10/14/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
10/14/2013
Fire resistant room wall surfaces.
Low
Few
10/14/2013

August 28, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Some
9/28/2012
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Some
9/28/2012
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
9/28/2012
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
9/28/2012

September 21, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Some
10/26/2011
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Some
10/26/2011
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
10/26/2011
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Low
Few
10/26/2011
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Few
10/26/2011
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Few
10/26/2011
A separate and independent backup electrical power source.
Low
Few
10/26/2011
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Very Low
Many
10/26/2011

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 April 12, 2014.


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