Manorcare Health Services-Allentown

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 8
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.

August 29, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Many
10/16/2013
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Some
10/16/2013
A two-hour-resistant firewall separation.
Low
Some
10/16/2013
Proper stairway enclosures and vertical shafts.
Low
Some
10/16/2013
Protected exits that allow the resident to escape the building.
Low
Some
10/16/2013
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
10/16/2013
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
10/16/2013
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Few
10/16/2013

September 19, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
10/30/2012
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
10/30/2012

August 11, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Some
9/7/2011
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Some
9/7/2011
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
9/7/2011
A two-hour-resistant firewall separation.
Low
Few
9/7/2011
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes.
Very Low
Many
9/7/2011

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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