Elms Haven Center

Fire Safety

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

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

January 09, 2014 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Restrictions on the use of flammable curtains.
Low
Many
2/5/2014
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Many
2/5/2014
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Many
2/5/2014
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Many
2/5/2014
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
2/5/2014
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Some
2/5/2014
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
2/5/2014
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Some
2/5/2014
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Few
2/5/2014
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Low
Few
2/5/2014
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Few
2/5/2014
Proper stairway enclosures and vertical shafts.
Low
Few
2/18/2014

February 01, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Many
4/2/2013
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Many
4/2/2013
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Many
3/11/2013
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Many
4/2/2013
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Many
3/11/2013
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Many
3/11/2013
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Low
Many
4/2/2013
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Many
3/11/2013
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Many
3/11/2013
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Few
4/2/2013
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Few
3/11/2013
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Few
3/11/2013
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes.
Low
Few
3/11/2013
Proper fire barriers, ventilation and signs for the transfilling of oxygen.
Low
Few
3/11/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
3/11/2013
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Few
3/11/2013

November 04, 2011 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
Some
12/5/2011
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
12/5/2011
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
12/5/2011
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Some
12/5/2011
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
12/5/2011
Proper fire barriers, ventilation and signs for the transfilling of oxygen.
Low
Some
12/5/2011
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Some
12/5/2011
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
12/5/2011
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Some
12/5/2011
Back-up procedures in place for a faulty automatic sprinkler system.
Low
Few
12/5/2011
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Few
12/5/2011
An approved back-up procedure for a faulty fire alarm system.
Low
Few
12/5/2011

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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