Paradigm Healthcare Center of Waterbury, LLC

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 7
CT State Average: 3
U.S. Average: 4
CT Deficiencies Range 1–8
Updated April 12, 2014.

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

January 02, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Many
1/30/2013
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes.
Low
Many
1/30/2013
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Many
1/30/2013
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Many
1/30/2013
Proper stairway enclosures and vertical shafts.
Low
Some
1/30/2013
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
1/30/2013
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
1/30/2013

November 08, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Many
1/30/2012
Exit doors that are held open by devices that will automatically close on the activation of a fire alarm or smoke detector.
Low
Many
1/30/2012
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes.
Low
Many
1/30/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Many
1/30/2012
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Many
1/30/2012
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
1/30/2012
Properly sized and located linen or trash receptacles.
Low
Some
1/30/2012
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
1/30/2012

September 22, 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
12/17/2010
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Few
12/17/2010
Properly maintained smoke detectors.
Low
Few
12/17/2010
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
12/17/2010
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
12/17/2010

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 April 12, 2014.


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