Eskaton Care Center Fair Oaks

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.

August 06, 2013 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
9/5/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
9/5/2013
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Few
9/5/2013
Properly located and lighted "exit" signs.
Low
Few
9/5/2013
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
9/5/2013
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Few
9/5/2013
Portable fire extinguishers.
Very Low
Many
9/5/2013

September 04, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Many
10/3/2012
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
10/3/2012
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Some
10/3/2012
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Low
Some
10/3/2012
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Some
10/3/2012
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Some
10/3/2012
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Some
10/3/2012
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Few
10/3/2012
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Few
10/3/2012
Exit doors that are held open by devices that will automatically close on the activation of a fire alarm or smoke detector.
Low
Few
10/3/2012
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Few
10/3/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
10/3/2012
Properly installed hallway dispensers for alcohol-based hand rub.
Low
Few
10/3/2012
Properly maintained smoke detectors.
Low
Few
10/3/2012
Signs that state that exit doors are to be kept closed.
Low
Few
10/3/2012
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
10/3/2012

July 06, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly maintained smoke detectors.
Low
Many
7/27/2011
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Some
7/27/2011
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Some
7/27/2011
Properly located and lighted "exit" signs.
Low
Few
7/27/2011
Properly installed hallway dispensers for alcohol-based hand rub.
Low
Few
7/27/2011
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Few
7/27/2011
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
7/27/2011
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Low
Few
7/27/2011
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Few
7/27/2011
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Few
7/27/2011
Corridors that are separated from use areas by walls constructed to limit the passage of smoke.
Low
Few
7/27/2011
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
7/27/2011

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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