Rockaway Care Center LLC

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 1
NY State Average: 3
U.S. Average: 4
NY Deficiencies Range 1–20
Updated April 12, 2014.

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

February 28, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Proper backup exit lighting.
Low
Some
4/18/2013

July 05, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
8/27/2012
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Low
Few
8/27/2012
Exit stairways and towers that are smoke proof.
Low
Few
8/27/2012
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Very Low
Some
7/6/2012
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes.
Very Low
Some
7/6/2012

July 15, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Fire resistant interior walls.
Low
Some
9/12/2011
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Low
Some
9/12/2011
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes.
Low
Some
9/12/2011
Proper stairway enclosures and vertical shafts.
Low
Some
9/12/2011
Protected exits that allow the resident to escape the building.
Low
Some
9/12/2011
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
9/12/2011
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Some
9/12/2011
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Some
9/12/2011
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Some
9/12/2011
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
9/12/2011
Corridors that are separated from use areas by walls constructed to limit the passage of smoke.
Low
Some
9/12/2011
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Some
9/12/2011
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Some
9/12/2011
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
9/12/2011
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Few
9/12/2011
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
9/12/2011
Exit doors that are held open by devices that will automatically close on the activation of a fire alarm or smoke detector.
Low
Few
9/12/2011
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Few
9/12/2011

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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