Family Health West Nursing Home

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 15
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.

September 18, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Some
10/22/2013
Exit stairways and towers that are smoke proof.
Low
Some
10/15/2013
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Some
10/15/2013
Proper fire barriers, ventilation and signs for the transfilling of oxygen.
Low
Some
10/15/2013
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes.
Low
Some
10/15/2013
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Some
10/15/2013
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
10/15/2013
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
10/15/2013
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Some
11/30/2013
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Some
10/15/2013
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
10/22/2013
Restrictions on the use of highly flammable decorations.
Low
Few
10/15/2013
Restrictions on the use of flammable curtains.
Low
Few
10/15/2013
Properly located and lighted "exit" signs.
Low
Few
10/15/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
10/15/2013

October 17, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Many
12/20/2012
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Many
12/20/2012
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Many
12/20/2012
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Many
12/20/2012
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Many
12/20/2012
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Many
12/20/2012
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Some
12/20/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
12/20/2012
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Few
12/20/2012
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Low
Few
12/20/2012
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Few
12/20/2012

October 19, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Low
Some
11/14/2011
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Some
11/18/2011
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Some
11/25/2011
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Some
11/11/2011
Protected exits that allow the resident to escape the building.
Low
Few
10/24/2011
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
11/28/2011
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Few
11/17/2011
Exit doors that are held open by devices that will automatically close on the activation of a fire alarm or smoke detector.
Low
Few
11/17/2011
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
11/14/2011
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Few
11/28/2011
Restrictions on the use of portable space heaters.
Low
Few
10/20/2011

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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