Golden LivingCenter-Silver Spring

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 12
WI State Average: 5
U.S. Average: 4
WI Deficiencies Range 1–20
Updated April 12, 2014.

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

March 20, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
A written emergency evacuation plan.
Low
Many
4/20/2013
Back-up procedures in place for a faulty automatic sprinkler system.
Low
Many
4/20/2013
An approved back-up procedure for a faulty fire alarm system.
Low
Many
4/20/2013
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Many
4/20/2013
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Some
4/8/2013
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Low
Some
4/20/2013
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
4/20/2013
Restrictions on the use of portable space heaters.
Low
Some
4/20/2013
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Some
4/20/2013
Properly sized and located linen or trash receptacles.
Low
Some
4/8/2013
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Some
4/20/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
4/8/2013

February 02, 2012 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
Some
2/29/2012
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Some
2/20/2012
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Some
3/2/2012
Properly constructed linen or trash chutes.
Low
Some
3/2/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
3/2/2012
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Some
2/28/2012
Signs that state that exit doors are to be kept closed.
Low
Some
3/2/2012
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
3/2/2012

February 16, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Fire resistant interior walls.
Low
Some
3/11/2011
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Some
3/10/2011
Rooms that can be unlocked from inside without a key.
Low
Some
3/11/2011
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Low
Some
3/14/2011
Properly located and lighted "exit" signs.
Low
Some
3/11/2011
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
3/11/2011
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Few
3/11/2011
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
3/11/2011
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
3/4/2011
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
3/14/2011

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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