Oskaloosa Care Center

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 6
IA State Average: 4
U.S. Average: 4
IA Deficiencies Range 1–16
Updated June 19, 2014.

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

September 23, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Many
9/26/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
9/23/2013
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
9/26/2013
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
9/26/2013
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
9/26/2013
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Few
9/23/2013

August 24, 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
8/24/2012
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
8/28/2012
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Some
8/28/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
9/11/2012
Properly maintained smoke detectors.
Low
Some
9/11/2012
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Few
8/24/2012

July 21, 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
8/3/2011
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Few
8/2/2011
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Few
8/2/2011
Corridors that are separated from use areas by walls constructed to limit the passage of smoke.
Low
Few
8/2/2011

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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