Schaffer Extended Care Center, Inc.

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 6
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.

December 16, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Some
2/10/2014
An automatic smoke detection system in all hallways.
Low
Few
2/10/2014
Properly constructed linen or trash chutes.
Low
Few
2/10/2014
At least two remote exits on each floor or fire section of the building.
Very Low
Some
2/10/2014
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Very Low
Some
2/10/2014
Properly constructed windows in hallway walls or doors.
Very Low
Some
2/10/2014

January 09, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly working alarms on sprinkler valves.
Low
Some
3/8/2013
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Some
3/8/2013
Exit stairways and towers that are smoke proof.
Low
Some
3/8/2013
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
3/8/2013
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Few
3/8/2013
Signs that state that exit doors are to be kept closed.
Low
Few
3/8/2013
Properly installed hallway dispensers for alcohol-based hand rub.
Very Low
Many
3/8/2013
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Very Low
Some
3/8/2013

January 12, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
At least two remote exits on each floor or fire section of the building.
Very Low
Some
3/2/2012
Properly constructed windows in hallway walls or doors.
Very Low
Some
3/2/2012
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Very Low
Some
3/2/2012

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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