Brownsburg Health Care Center

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 14
IN State Average: 5
U.S. Average: 4
IN Deficiencies Range 1–21
Updated April 12, 2014.

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

March 13, 2013 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
Some
4/12/2013
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
4/12/2013
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
4/12/2013
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Some
4/12/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
4/12/2013
Proper fire barriers, ventilation and signs for the transfilling of oxygen.
Low
Some
4/12/2013
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Some
4/12/2013
Corridors that are separated from use areas by walls constructed to limit the passage of smoke.
Low
Some
4/12/2013
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Some
4/12/2013
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Some
4/12/2013
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Some
4/12/2013
A two-hour-resistant firewall separation.
Low
Some
4/12/2013
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Very Low
Many
4/12/2013
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Very Low
Some
4/12/2013

February 10, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
A written emergency evacuation plan.
Low
Some
3/11/2012
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Some
3/11/2012
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Few
3/11/2012

December 28, 2010 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
1/10/2011
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
1/10/2011
Proper backup exit lighting.
Low
Some
1/10/2011
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Low
Some
1/10/2011
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Very Low
Many
1/10/2011

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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