Foulkeways at Gwynedd

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 3
PA State Average: 5
U.S. Average: 4
PA Deficiencies Range 1–18
Updated April 12, 2014.

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

September 19, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
10/4/2013
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
10/4/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
10/4/2013

July 26, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Some
9/24/2012
A two-hour-resistant firewall separation.
Low
Some
9/24/2012
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
9/24/2012
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Some
9/24/2012
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
9/24/2012
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Few
9/24/2012
Proper backup exit lighting.
Low
Few
9/24/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
9/24/2012
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Very Low
Many
9/24/2012
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Very Low
Many
9/24/2012

September 22, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Low
Some
10/21/2011
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Some
10/21/2011
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
10/21/2011
Emergency showers.
Low
Few
10/21/2011
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes.
Very Low
Many
10/21/2011

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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