Horizon Healthcare Center at El Paso

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 7
TX State Average: 4
U.S. Average: 4
TX Deficiencies Range 1–16
Updated June 19, 2014.

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

December 16, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Low
Many
1/28/2014
An elevator that firefighters can control in the event of a fire.
Low
Many
1/28/2014
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Low
Many
1/28/2014
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Very Low
Many
1/28/2014
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Very Low
Many
1/28/2014
Portable fire extinguishers.
Very Low
Many
1/28/2014
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Very Low
Many
1/28/2014

December 19, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Approved construction type or materials.
Low
Many
2/8/2013
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Low
Many
1/18/2013
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
1/18/2013
Portable fire extinguishers.
Very Low
Many
1/18/2013
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Very Low
Many
2/17/2013
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Very Low
Many
1/31/2013
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Very Low
Many
Not Corrected
Proper backup exit lighting.
Very Low
Many
1/18/2013
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Very Low
Many
1/18/2013

November 08, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Low
Many
12/25/2011
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Many
12/25/2011
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
12/25/2011
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Few
12/25/2011
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Very Low
Many
12/25/2011
Approved construction type or materials.
Very Low
Many
12/25/2011

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 June 19, 2014.


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