Hood River Care Center

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 6
OR State Average: 6
U.S. Average: 4
OR Deficiencies Range 1–18
Updated June 19, 2014.

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

November 07, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Many
12/15/2013
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Many
12/15/2013
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Many
12/15/2013
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Many
12/15/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
12/15/2013
A written emergency evacuation plan.
Very Low
Many
12/15/2013

April 17, 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
Some
5/24/2012
Properly sized and located linen or trash receptacles.
Low
Some
5/24/2012
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Few
5/24/2012
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes.
Low
Few
5/24/2012
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Few
5/24/2012

September 20, 2010 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Proper backup exit lighting.
Low
Many
11/8/2010
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Many
11/8/2010
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Many
11/8/2010
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Many
11/8/2010
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Low
Many
11/8/2010
An approved back-up procedure for a faulty fire alarm system.
Low
Many
11/8/2010
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Many
11/8/2010
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Many
11/8/2010
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Many
11/8/2010
A written emergency evacuation plan.
Low
Many
11/8/2010
Back-up procedures in place for a faulty automatic sprinkler system.
Low
Many
11/8/2010
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Many
11/8/2010
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Many
11/8/2010
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Many
11/8/2010
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Low
Many
11/8/2010
Restrictions on the use of highly flammable decorations.
Low
Some
11/8/2010
Corridors or aisles that are unobstructed and are at least 8 feet in width.
Low
Some
11/8/2010
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Few
11/8/2010
Properly located and lighted "exit" signs.
Low
Few
11/8/2010
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Low
Few
11/8/2010
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Few
11/8/2010

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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