Presbyterian Home of Greater Johnstown

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.

October 29, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Proper stairway enclosures and vertical shafts.
Low
Some
12/15/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
12/15/2013
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
12/15/2013
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Some
12/15/2013
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Low
Few
12/15/2013
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Few
12/15/2013
Properly located and lighted "exit" signs.
Very Low
Many
12/15/2013
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Very Low
Some
12/15/2013

November 01, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Exit doors that are held open by devices that will automatically close on the activation of a fire alarm or smoke detector.
Low
Many
1/30/2013
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Many
1/30/2013
Properly located and lighted "exit" signs.
Low
Some
12/31/2012
A two-hour-resistant firewall separation.
Low
Some
1/30/2013
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Some
12/31/2012
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Some
12/31/2012
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Some
1/30/2013
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Some
1/30/2013
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Some
12/31/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
1/30/2013
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Few
1/30/2013
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Few
12/31/2012

October 12, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Few
11/30/2011
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Few
11/30/2011

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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