Gibson 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.

September 18, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Many
10/18/2013
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Low
Many
10/31/2013
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Many
10/18/2013
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
10/22/2013
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Very Low
Many
10/14/2013
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Very Low
Many
10/18/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Very Low
Some
10/14/2013

September 11, 2012 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
10/25/2012
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Many
10/25/2012
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Many
10/25/2012
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Many
10/25/2012
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Many
10/12/2012
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Some
10/25/2012
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
10/10/2012
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
9/22/2012

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
Many
12/2/2011
Proper backup exit lighting.
Low
Many
12/2/2011
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Many
12/2/2011
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Low
Some
10/28/2011
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
10/21/2011
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Few
1/29/2012

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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