Okeechobee Health Care Facility

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 5
FL State Average: 3
U.S. Average: 4
FL Deficiencies Range 1–16
Updated April 12, 2014.

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

April 16, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly maintained smoke detectors.
Low
Many
5/17/2013
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Many
5/17/2013
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Many
5/17/2013
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Few
5/17/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
5/17/2013

January 11, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Low
Many
1/22/2011
Properly maintained smoke detectors.
Low
Many
1/18/2011
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Few
1/31/2011
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
1/28/2011
Properly installed hallway dispensers for alcohol-based hand rub.
Low
Few
1/13/2011
A properly located automatic smoke detector system in all hallways (new only).
Low
Few
1/25/2011
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Few
1/18/2011
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Very Low
Many
1/18/2011

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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