Manorcare Health Services - Topeka

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 13
KS State Average: 4
U.S. Average: 4
KS Deficiencies Range 1–19
Updated April 12, 2014.

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

March 06, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Many
4/5/2013
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Many
3/22/2013
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Many
4/5/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Many
3/29/2013
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Many
3/29/2013
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Many
3/18/2013
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Some
3/20/2013
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Low
Some
3/18/2013
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Some
3/22/2013
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Some
3/25/2013
Exit doors that are held open by devices that will automatically close on the activation of a fire alarm or smoke detector.
Low
Some
3/20/2013
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
3/20/2013
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Few
3/22/2013

February 28, 2012 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
3/23/2012
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Many
3/16/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Many
3/28/2012
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Many
3/23/2012
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Many
3/23/2012
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Many
3/23/2012
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Many
3/23/2012
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Some
3/16/2012
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Few
3/23/2012
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Few
3/23/2012
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Few
3/23/2012
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Few
3/23/2012

February 10, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Many
2/18/2011
Restrictions on the use of flammable curtains.
Low
Many
2/10/2011
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Many
2/10/2011
Corridors that are separated from use areas by walls constructed to limit the passage of smoke.
Low
Many
2/21/2011
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
2/18/2011
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
2/18/2011
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Some
2/10/2011
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
2/18/2011

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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