Blue Hill Care Center

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 5
NE State Average: 5
U.S. Average: 4
NE Deficiencies Range 1–25
Updated June 19, 2014.

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

June 20, 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
7/25/2013
Properly working alarms on sprinkler valves.
Low
Many
7/25/2013
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Many
7/25/2013
Properly sized and located linen or trash receptacles.
Low
Some
7/25/2013
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
7/25/2013

April 02, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Many
5/20/2012
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Many
5/20/2012
Restrictions on the use of flammable curtains.
Low
Many
5/20/2012
Corridors that are separated from use areas by walls constructed to limit the passage of smoke.
Low
Some
5/20/2012
Properly located and lighted "exit" signs.
Low
Few
5/20/2012

December 14, 2010 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Many
1/28/2011
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes.
Low
Many
12/14/2010
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
1/28/2011
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Few
1/28/2011
Properly installed hallway dispensers for alcohol-based hand rub.
Low
Few
1/28/2011

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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