Good Samaritan Society - Waukon

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 5
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.

June 03, 2013 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
7/3/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
6/14/2013
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Few
6/14/2013
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Few
6/5/2013
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
6/5/2013

May 17, 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
5/21/2012
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Some
5/22/2012
Properly located and lighted "exit" signs.
Low
Some
6/5/2012
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
5/22/2012

May 04, 2011 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
5/30/2011
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Many
5/20/2011
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Many
5/30/2011
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Few
5/4/2011
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Few
5/5/2011

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 April 12, 2014.


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