Golden LivingCenter - Bakersfield

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 29, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly working alarms on sprinkler valves.
Low
Many
9/24/2013
No-smoking signs where oxygen is used.
Low
Some
9/24/2013
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Some
9/24/2013
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Some
9/24/2013
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Few
9/24/2013
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
9/24/2013
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Few
9/24/2013
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Low
Few
9/24/2013

October 02, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Some
10/24/2012
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Some
10/24/2012
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Few
10/24/2012

November 02, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Many
12/20/2011
Restrictions on the use of highly flammable decorations.
Low
Some
12/20/2011
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Some
12/20/2011
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Some
12/20/2011
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Some
12/20/2011
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Low
Some
12/20/2011
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Some
12/20/2011
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Few
12/20/2011

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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