Schuylkill Center

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 6
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.

March 06, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Some
4/2/2013
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
4/2/2013
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
4/2/2013
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Some
4/2/2013
Proper stairway enclosures and vertical shafts.
Low
Some
4/2/2013
A two-hour-resistant firewall separation.
Low
Some
4/2/2013

April 26, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly maintained smoke detectors.
Low
Many
6/25/2012
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Many
6/25/2012
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Many
6/25/2012
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Many
6/25/2012

May 25, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Many
7/15/2011
Properly installed hallway dispensers for alcohol-based hand rub.
Low
Many
6/16/2011
A two-hour-resistant firewall separation.
Low
Many
5/26/2011
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Many
6/7/2011
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
6/6/2011
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
6/25/2011
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Very Low
Many
5/25/2011

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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