Oak Ridge Healthcare Center

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 13
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 23, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Many
8/22/2013
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Some
8/22/2013
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Few
8/22/2013
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Few
8/22/2013
Properly maintained smoke detectors.
Low
Few
8/22/2013
Properly located and lighted "exit" signs.
Low
Few
8/22/2013
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
8/22/2013
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes.
Low
Few
8/22/2013
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Few
8/22/2013
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Few
8/22/2013
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
8/22/2013
Signs that state that exit doors are to be kept closed.
Low
Few
8/22/2013
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Few
8/22/2013

August 21, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Rooms that can be unlocked from inside without a key.
Low
Some
10/9/2012
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Some
10/9/2012
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Some
10/9/2012
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Low
Some
10/9/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
10/9/2012
Restrictions on the use of highly flammable decorations.
Low
Few
10/9/2012
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Few
10/9/2012
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
10/9/2012
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Few
10/9/2012
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Few
10/9/2012
Properly maintained smoke detectors.
Very Low
Many
10/9/2012

July 21, 2011 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
Many
8/15/2011
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
8/15/2011
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Some
8/15/2011
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Low
Few
8/15/2011
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Few
8/15/2011
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Few
8/15/2011
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Few
8/15/2011
Corridors that are separated from use areas by walls constructed to limit the passage of smoke.
Low
Few
8/15/2011

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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