Birchwood Manor

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 3
NE State Average: 5
U.S. Average: 4
NE Deficiencies Range 1–19
Updated April 12, 2014.

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

October 24, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Low
Many
10/24/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
11/22/2013
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Some
11/22/2013

October 05, 2012 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
11/12/2012
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Some
11/12/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
11/12/2012
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
11/12/2012

August 11, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Low
Many
9/30/2011
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Many
9/30/2011
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes.
Low
Many
9/30/2011
Proper backup exit lighting.
Low
Some
9/30/2011
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
9/30/2011

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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