Paradise Valley Health Care

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.

November 07, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Many
12/24/2013
Properly located and lighted "exit" signs.
Low
Some
12/24/2013
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Few
12/24/2013
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Low
Few
12/24/2013
Properly maintained smoke detectors.
Low
Few
12/24/2013
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Few
12/24/2013
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Very Low
Many
12/24/2013
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Very Low
Many
12/24/2013

October 17, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly maintained smoke detectors.
Low
Few
11/15/2012
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Few
11/15/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
11/15/2012

October 11, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Restrictions on the use of portable space heaters.
Low
Many
11/10/2011
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
11/10/2011
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
11/10/2011
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Low
Few
11/10/2011
Properly maintained smoke detectors.
Low
Few
11/10/2011

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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