Highland Park 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.

July 09, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Many
7/11/2013
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
8/5/2013
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Low
Few
7/31/2013
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Few
7/10/2013
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Very Low
Many
7/26/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Very Low
Many
8/7/2013
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Very Low
Many
8/2/2013

July 26, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Many
8/1/2012
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Many
7/26/2012
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Many
7/26/2012
Exit doors that are held open by devices that will automatically close on the activation of a fire alarm or smoke detector.
Low
Some
7/26/2012
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Some
7/26/2012
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Few
7/26/2012
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Few
7/26/2012
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Few
7/26/2012
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Very Low
Many
7/26/2012
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Very Low
Many
7/26/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Very Low
Many
7/27/2012

June 09, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Many
6/30/2011
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Many
6/30/2011
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Many
6/20/2011
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Many
7/23/2011
Proper backup exit lighting.
Low
Few
6/30/2011
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Very Low
Many
6/17/2011
Portable fire extinguishers.
Very Low
Many
6/10/2011
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Very Low
Many
6/13/2011
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Very Low
Many
6/13/2011
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Very Low
Many
6/16/2011

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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