William R Courtney Texas State Veterans Home

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 5
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.

May 22, 2013 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
7/5/2013
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Many
6/20/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
6/20/2013
Proper backup exit lighting.
Low
Some
6/20/2013
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Some
6/20/2013

April 18, 2012 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
Few
6/13/2012
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Very Low
Many
6/13/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Very Low
Some
6/13/2012
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Very Low
Some
6/13/2012

May 26, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
A separate and independent backup electrical power source.
Low
Many
6/1/2011
Properly working alarms on sprinkler valves.
Low
Many
7/6/2011
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
6/1/2011

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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