Lackawanna Health and Rehabilitation Center

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 10
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.

October 08, 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
12/4/2013
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Some
12/4/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
12/4/2013
Properly constructed linen or trash chutes.
Low
Some
12/4/2013
Protected exits that allow the resident to escape the building.
Low
Some
12/4/2013
Proper stairway enclosures and vertical shafts.
Low
Some
12/4/2013
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Few
12/4/2013
A two-hour-resistant firewall separation.
Low
Few
12/4/2013
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
12/4/2013
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
12/4/2013

November 01, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
12/19/2012
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Some
12/19/2012
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
12/19/2012
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Low
Some
12/19/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
12/19/2012
Proper stairway enclosures and vertical shafts.
Low
Some
12/19/2012

June 29, 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
8/28/2012
Proper stairway enclosures and vertical shafts.
Low
Some
8/28/2012
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Few
8/28/2012
Protected exits that allow the resident to escape the building.
Low
Few
8/28/2012
Corridors that are separated from use areas by walls constructed to limit the passage of smoke.
Low
Few
8/28/2012

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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