Southwood Care Center LP

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 4
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 11, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Many
1/11/2014
Proper construction of ducts through walls designed to prevent smoke passage.
Low
Some
1/11/2014
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
1/11/2014
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Some
1/11/2014

October 25, 2012 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
11/19/2012
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Many
11/19/2012
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Many
11/19/2012
Signs that state that exit doors are to be kept closed.
Low
Many
11/19/2012

August 25, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Proper construction of ducts through walls designed to prevent smoke passage.
Low
Many
9/8/2011
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Many
9/8/2011
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Many
9/21/2011
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Some
8/26/2011
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
9/23/2011
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
9/21/2011
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
9/21/2011

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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