Cedar Crest Care Center

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 7
TX State Average: 5
U.S. Average: 4
TX Deficiencies Range 1–16
Updated April 12, 2014.

How well this home met National Fire Protection Agency standards in the most recent inspection.

April 25, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Many
5/13/2013
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Many
5/24/2013
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Many
5/30/2013
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Many
5/30/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
5/24/2013
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Some
5/30/2013
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
5/17/2013

February 15, 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
4/10/2012
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Many
4/10/2012
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Many
4/10/2012
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Many
4/10/2012
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Many
4/10/2012
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Many
4/10/2012
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Low
Many
4/10/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Many
4/10/2012
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Many
4/10/2012
Restrictions on the use of flammable curtains.
Low
Many
4/10/2012
Restrictions on the use of portable space heaters.
Low
Many
4/10/2012
Restrictions on the use of highly flammable decorations.
Very Low
Many
4/10/2012
Portable fire extinguishers.
Very Low
Many
4/10/2012

December 07, 2010 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Many
1/14/2011
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Many
1/7/2011
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Many
1/14/2011
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Many
1/14/2011
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Many
1/14/2011
Proper backup exit lighting.
Low
Few
12/8/2010
Properly located and lighted "exit" signs.
Low
Few
1/14/2011
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
1/7/2011
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Very Low
Many
1/3/2011
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Very Low
Many
1/14/2011

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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