Alhambra Convalescent Hospital

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 7
CA State Average: 5
U.S. Average: 4
CA Deficiencies Range 1–20
Updated April 12, 2014.

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

June 12, 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
Some
7/8/2013
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Few
7/8/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
7/8/2013
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Low
Few
7/8/2013
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Few
7/8/2013
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Few
7/8/2013
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
7/8/2013

July 06, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Many
7/27/2012
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Some
7/27/2012
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Low
Some
7/27/2012
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
7/27/2012
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Few
7/27/2012
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
7/27/2012

April 21, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly maintained smoke detectors.
Low
Many
6/20/2011
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Some
6/20/2011
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Some
6/20/2011
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Some
6/20/2011
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
6/20/2011
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Low
Some
6/20/2011
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
6/20/2011
Exit stairways and towers that are smoke proof.
Low
Few
6/20/2011
Signs that state that exit doors are to be kept closed.
Low
Few
6/20/2011
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Few
6/20/2011
Properly sized and located linen or trash receptacles.
Low
Few
6/20/2011
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Few
6/20/2011
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
6/20/2011

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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