Attalla Health Care

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 4
AL State Average: 4
U.S. Average: 4
AL Deficiencies Range 1–18
Updated April 12, 2014.

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

August 13, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
9/16/2013
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Few
9/16/2013
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Few
9/16/2013
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Few
9/16/2013

June 19, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Many
7/14/2012
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Many
7/14/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
7/14/2012
An approved back-up procedure for a faulty fire alarm system.
Low
Some
7/14/2012
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Some
7/14/2012
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Low
Some
7/14/2012
Restrictions on the use of portable space heaters.
Low
Some
7/14/2012
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Few
7/14/2012
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Few
7/14/2012
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
7/14/2012
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Few
7/14/2012
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
7/14/2012

May 26, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Some
6/30/2011
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Some
6/30/2011
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
6/30/2011
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Few
6/30/2011

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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