Edgemoor Hospital

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 8
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.

August 15, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Low
Some
8/27/2013
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Few
8/27/2013
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Few
8/27/2013
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
8/27/2013
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Few
8/27/2013
No-smoking signs where oxygen is used.
Low
Few
8/27/2013
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Low
Few
8/27/2013
A written emergency evacuation plan.
Very Low
Many
8/27/2013

August 16, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
9/6/2012
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Few
9/6/2012
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Few
9/6/2012
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Few
9/6/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
9/6/2012

August 17, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Very Low
Many
8/25/2011
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Very Low
Some
8/25/2011

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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