Golden LivingCenter-Laporte

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 1
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.

February 04, 2013 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
Few
2/14/2013

January 04, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
A written emergency evacuation plan.
Low
Some
1/30/2012
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Very Low
Many
1/30/2012

December 03, 2010 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Many
12/22/2010
Properly sized and located linen or trash receptacles.
Low
Many
12/22/2010
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Many
12/22/2010
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Many
12/22/2010
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Many
12/22/2010
Proper stairway enclosures and vertical shafts.
Low
Some
12/22/2010
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
12/22/2010
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes.
Low
Some
12/22/2010
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
12/22/2010
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Some
12/22/2010
Restrictions on the use of portable space heaters.
Low
Some
12/22/2010
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Some
12/22/2010
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
12/22/2010
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Few
12/22/2010
Fire resistant room wall surfaces.
Low
Few
12/22/2010
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Very Low
Many
12/22/2010

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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