Vincentian Home

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 9
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 17, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Low
Many
7/16/2012
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Many
7/16/2012
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Many
7/16/2012
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Many
7/16/2012
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Low
Many
7/16/2012
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Many
7/16/2012
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Many
8/14/2012
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Some
7/16/2012
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Some
7/16/2012

June 09, 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
Many
8/8/2011
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Low
Many
8/8/2011
Properly located and lighted "exit" signs.
Low
Many
8/8/2011
Properly maintained smoke detectors.
Low
Many
8/8/2011
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Many
8/8/2011
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Many
8/8/2011
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Some
8/8/2011
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Some
8/8/2011
Exit stairways and towers that are smoke proof.
Low
Some
8/8/2011
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
8/8/2011
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Few
8/8/2011
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
8/8/2011

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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