Fairview Healthcare Center of Fairfield

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 3
CT State Average: 3
U.S. Average: 4
CT Deficiencies Range 1–8
Updated April 12, 2014.

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

January 17, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Many
3/15/2013
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Many
3/15/2013
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Many
3/15/2013

November 03, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Exit doors that are held open by devices that will automatically close on the activation of a fire alarm or smoke detector.
Low
Some
2/1/2012
Proper fire barriers, ventilation and signs for the transfilling of oxygen.
Low
Some
2/1/2012
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes.
Low
Some
2/1/2012
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
2/1/2012
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Few
2/1/2012
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Few
2/1/2012
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Few
2/1/2012
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
2/1/2012

November 01, 2010 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Many
12/30/2010
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Low
Many
12/30/2010
Proper stairway enclosures and vertical shafts.
Low
Many
12/30/2010
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Many
12/30/2010
Properly constructed linen or trash chutes.
Low
Many
12/30/2010
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes.
Low
Many
12/30/2010
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Some
12/30/2010
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
12/30/2010
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Few
12/30/2010

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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