Friendship Home Association

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.

October 29, 2013 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
10/29/2013
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Many
10/29/2013
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
10/29/2013
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
10/29/2013
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Some
10/29/2013
Corridors that are separated from use areas by walls constructed to limit the passage of smoke.
Low
Some
10/29/2013
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes.
Low
Some
10/29/2013
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
10/29/2013

September 27, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Many
10/9/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
10/9/2012
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Some
9/28/2012
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Some
9/28/2012
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
9/28/2012
Properly located and lighted "exit" signs.
Low
Some
9/28/2012
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
9/28/2012

August 10, 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
8/31/2011
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
9/10/2011
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Some
8/16/2011
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
9/10/2011
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
9/10/2011
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes.
Low
Some
9/10/2011
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Few
8/17/2011
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Few
8/16/2011

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 April 12, 2014.


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