Community Care Center

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 8
IA State Average: 4
U.S. Average: 4
IA Deficiencies Range 1–14
Updated April 12, 2014.

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

September 05, 2012 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
9/17/2012
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Many
9/18/2012
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
9/12/2012
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
9/19/2012
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
9/12/2012
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Some
9/14/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
9/18/2012
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Some
9/12/2012

August 23, 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
8/26/2011
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
8/25/2011
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
8/31/2011
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
8/26/2011
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Few
8/26/2011
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Few
8/25/2011
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Few
8/26/2011

August 27, 2010 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Low
Many
9/28/2010
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Many
9/28/2010
An approved back-up procedure for a faulty fire alarm system.
Low
Many
9/28/2010
Back-up procedures in place for a faulty automatic sprinkler system.
Low
Many
9/28/2010
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Many
9/28/2010
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Some
10/11/2010
A two-hour-resistant firewall separation.
Low
Some
9/28/2010
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Some
9/28/2010
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
9/28/2010
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Some
9/28/2010
Proper stairway enclosures and vertical shafts.
Low
Some
9/28/2010
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
9/28/2010
Corridors that are separated from use areas by walls constructed to limit the passage of smoke.
Low
Some
9/28/2010
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
10/11/2010
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Few
9/28/2010
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Low
Few
9/28/2010
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Few
9/28/2010
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes.
Low
Few
9/28/2010

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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