Providence Benedictine NC

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 3
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.

January 14, 2014 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
A written emergency evacuation plan.
Low
Many
3/7/2014
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Some
3/7/2014
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Few
3/7/2014

May 18, 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
6/29/2012
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Many
6/29/2012
A two-hour-resistant firewall separation.
Low
Many
6/29/2012
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Many
6/29/2012
A written emergency evacuation plan.
Low
Many
6/29/2012
Proper backup exit lighting.
Low
Some
6/29/2012
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Low
Some
6/29/2012
Restrictions on the use of highly flammable decorations.
Low
Few
6/29/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
6/29/2012
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
6/29/2012

January 19, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Many
4/12/2011
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Low
Many
4/12/2011
An approved back-up procedure for a faulty fire alarm system.
Low
Many
3/4/2011
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Many
4/12/2011
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Many
4/12/2011
A written emergency evacuation plan.
Low
Many
3/4/2011
Back-up procedures in place for a faulty automatic sprinkler system.
Low
Many
3/4/2011
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Many
4/12/2011
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Many
3/4/2011
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Many
4/12/2011
Proper backup exit lighting.
Low
Many
3/4/2011
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Many
4/12/2011
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Many
3/4/2011
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Many
3/4/2011
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Some
3/4/2011
Restrictions on the use of highly flammable decorations.
Low
Few
3/4/2011
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Few
4/12/2011
Properly located and lighted "exit" signs.
Low
Few
3/4/2011
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Few
3/4/2011

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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