Temple Community Hospital Distinct Part Skilled Nursing Facility

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 7
CA State Average: 5
U.S. Average: 4
CA Deficiencies Range 1–17
Updated June 19, 2014.

How well this home met National Fire Protection Agency standards in the most recent inspection.

November 09, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
12/28/2012
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Some
12/28/2012
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Some
12/28/2012
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Few
12/28/2012
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Few
12/28/2012
No-smoking signs where oxygen is used.
Low
Few
12/28/2012
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes.
Low
Few
12/28/2012

October 12, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
An elevator that firefighters can control in the event of a fire.
Low
Some
11/23/2011
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Some
11/23/2011
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Few
11/23/2011
Emergency showers.
Low
Few
11/23/2011
Restrictions on the use of flammable curtains.
Very Low
Many
11/23/2011

July 29, 2010 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes.
Low
Some
8/24/2010
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Low
Few
8/24/2010
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
8/24/2010

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 June 19, 2014.


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