Lake Charles Care Center

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 3
LA State Average: 3
U.S. Average: 4
LA Deficiencies Range 1–13
Updated April 12, 2014.

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

June 19, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Corridors or aisles that are unobstructed and are at least 8 feet in width.
Low
Many
8/4/2013
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Some
8/4/2013
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Very Low
Many
8/4/2013

July 24, 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
8/31/2012
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Many
8/31/2012
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Some
8/31/2012
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Few
8/31/2012
Corridors that are separated from use areas by walls constructed to limit the passage of smoke.
Low
Few
8/31/2012
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Few
8/31/2012
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Very Low
Many
Not Corrected

August 16, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Corridors or aisles that are unobstructed and are at least 8 feet in width.
Low
Some
9/15/2011
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Few
9/15/2011
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Few
9/15/2011

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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