Browning Manor Convalescent Hospital

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 6
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.

July 31, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Signs that state that exit doors are to be kept closed.
Low
Some
8/19/2013
Restrictions on the use of highly flammable decorations.
Low
Some
8/19/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
8/19/2013
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Few
8/19/2013
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Few
8/19/2013
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
8/19/2013

July 25, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Some
8/30/2012
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Some
8/30/2012
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
8/30/2012
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Some
8/30/2012
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Few
8/30/2012
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Low
Few
8/30/2012
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Few
8/30/2012
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Few
8/30/2012

August 17, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Restrictions on the use of highly flammable decorations.
Low
Some
9/9/2011
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Few
9/9/2011
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
9/9/2011

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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