St. Joseph's Ministries

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 9
MD State Average: 4
U.S. Average: 4
MD Deficiencies Range 1–17
Updated June 19, 2014.

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

December 18, 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
Many
2/12/2014
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Many
2/12/2014
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Many
2/12/2014
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes.
Low
Some
2/12/2014
Properly located and lighted "exit" signs.
Low
Few
2/12/2014
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Few
2/12/2014
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Very Low
Many
2/12/2014
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Very Low
Some
2/12/2014
Portable fire extinguishers.
Very Low
Some
2/12/2014

October 24, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Some
11/30/2012
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
11/30/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
11/30/2012
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Very Low
Many
11/30/2012
Portable fire extinguishers.
Very Low
Many
11/30/2012

August 03, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
9/30/2011
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes.
Low
Some
9/30/2011
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Some
9/30/2011
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Few
9/9/2011
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Few
8/10/2011

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 June 19, 2014.


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