Margaret E. Moul Home

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 7
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.

May 13, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly sized and located linen or trash receptacles.
Low
Some
5/31/2013
Proper stairway enclosures and vertical shafts.
Low
Some
5/31/2013
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Some
5/31/2013
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Some
5/31/2013
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Some
5/31/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
5/31/2013
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Some
5/31/2013

April 19, 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
6/1/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
6/1/2012

May 03, 2011 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
Many
7/2/2011
A two-hour-resistant firewall separation.
Low
Many
7/2/2011
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Low
Many
7/2/2011
Proper stairway enclosures and vertical shafts.
Low
Many
7/2/2011
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Many
7/2/2011
Protected exits that allow the resident to escape the building.
Low
Some
7/2/2011
Properly located and lighted "exit" signs.
Low
Some
7/2/2011
Properly constructed linen or trash chutes.
Low
Some
7/2/2011
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Some
7/2/2011
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
7/2/2011
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Very Low
Many
7/2/2011

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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