Country Hills Health Care

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 12
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.

December 10, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
12/23/2013
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Few
12/23/2013
Properly maintained smoke detectors.
Low
Few
12/23/2013
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Few
12/23/2013
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes.
Low
Few
12/23/2013
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Few
12/23/2013
Enough space near smoke barriers to protect residents.
Low
Few
12/23/2013
Corridors that are separated from use areas by walls constructed to limit the passage of smoke.
Low
Few
12/23/2013
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
12/23/2013
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Few
12/23/2013
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Few
12/23/2013
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Few
12/23/2013

December 20, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Some
2/5/2013
An elevator that firefighters can control in the event of a fire.
Low
Some
2/5/2013
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Few
2/5/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
2/5/2013
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
2/5/2013
Restrictions on the use of highly flammable decorations.
Low
Few
2/5/2013
Restrictions on the use of portable space heaters.
Low
Few
2/5/2013
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
2/5/2013
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Few
2/5/2013
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Few
2/5/2013

January 27, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Some
2/21/2012
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
2/21/2012
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Some
2/21/2012
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Some
2/21/2012
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Some
2/21/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
2/21/2012
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Low
Few
2/21/2012
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
2/21/2012
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Few
2/21/2012
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Few
2/21/2012
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
2/21/2012

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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