Whitney Oaks Care Center

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 5
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.

January 08, 2014 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
Many
2/6/2014
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Many
2/6/2014
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
2/6/2014
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
2/6/2014
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
2/6/2014

December 20, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly installed hallway dispensers for alcohol-based hand rub.
Low
Some
2/1/2013
Signs that state that exit doors are to be kept closed.
Low
Some
2/1/2013
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
2/1/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
2/1/2013
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Few
2/1/2013
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Few
2/1/2013

November 10, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
12/6/2011
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Some
12/6/2011
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Low
Few
12/6/2011
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Few
12/6/2011
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Few
12/6/2011
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
12/6/2011
Restrictions on the use of highly flammable decorations.
Low
Few
12/6/2011
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Few
12/6/2011
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Few
12/6/2011
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
12/6/2011
A written emergency evacuation plan.
Low
Few
12/6/2011

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 June 19, 2014.


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