Cambridge Care Center

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 4
CO State Average: 7
U.S. Average: 4
CO Deficiencies Range 1–19
Updated April 12, 2014.

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

January 14, 2014 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
Not Corrected
An approved back-up procedure for a faulty fire alarm system.
Low
Few
Not Corrected
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
Not Corrected
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Few
Not Corrected

January 17, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Some
2/23/2013
Rooms that can be unlocked from inside without a key.
Low
Few
2/23/2013
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
2/23/2013
Properly located and lighted "exit" signs.
Low
Few
2/23/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
2/23/2013
Proper fire barriers, ventilation and signs for the transfilling of oxygen.
Low
Few
2/23/2013
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Few
2/23/2013
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Few
2/23/2013
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Few
2/23/2013
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
2/23/2013

March 01, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Many
4/10/2012
Proper fire barriers, ventilation and signs for the transfilling of oxygen.
Low
Some
3/28/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
4/10/2012
Properly located and lighted "exit" signs.
Low
Some
4/10/2012
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Some
4/10/2012
Properly working alarms on sprinkler valves.
Low
Some
4/10/2012
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Few
4/10/2012
An elevator that firefighters can control in the event of a fire.
Low
Few
4/10/2012
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Few
4/10/2012
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Few
4/10/2012
Fire resistant interior walls.
Low
Few
4/10/2012
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Low
Few
3/28/2012
Properly maintained smoke detectors.
Low
Few
4/10/2012
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Few
4/10/2012
Protected exits that allow the resident to escape the building.
Low
Few
4/10/2012
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Low
Few
4/10/2012
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
4/10/2012

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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