Golden LivingCenter - Sorensen

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 17
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.

April 08, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Restrictions on the use of portable space heaters.
Low
Many
5/25/2013
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Many
5/25/2013
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Many
5/25/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Many
5/25/2013
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Many
5/25/2013
A written emergency evacuation plan.
Low
Many
5/25/2013
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Many
5/25/2013
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Many
5/25/2013
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Many
5/25/2013
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Many
5/25/2013
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Some
5/25/2013
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Some
5/25/2013
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
5/25/2013
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Some
5/25/2013
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Some
5/25/2013
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Some
5/25/2013
No-smoking signs where oxygen is used.
Low
Some
5/25/2013

January 04, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Many
2/20/2012
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Many
2/20/2012
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Many
2/20/2012
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Many
2/20/2012
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Many
2/20/2012
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Many
2/20/2012
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Low
Many
2/20/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Many
2/20/2012
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Many
2/20/2012
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Many
2/20/2012
Restrictions on the use of flammable curtains.
Low
Many
2/20/2012
Restrictions on the use of highly flammable decorations.
Low
Many
2/20/2012
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Some
2/20/2012
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Some
2/20/2012
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Some
2/20/2012
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
2/20/2012
Properly maintained smoke detectors.
Low
Some
2/20/2012
No-smoking signs where oxygen is used.
Low
Some
2/20/2012

February 03, 2011 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
3/25/2011
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Many
3/25/2011
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Many
3/25/2011
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Many
3/25/2011
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Many
3/25/2011
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Some
3/25/2011
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Some
3/25/2011
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Some
3/25/2011
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Some
3/25/2011
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
3/25/2011
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Low
Some
3/25/2011

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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