Midlands Living Center LLC

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 6
IA State Average: 4
U.S. Average: 4
IA Deficiencies Range 1–14
Updated April 12, 2014.

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

November 07, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Low
Many
11/30/2013
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Low
Some
11/30/2013
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Some
11/30/2013
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Some
11/30/2013
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
11/30/2013
Proper stairway enclosures and vertical shafts.
Low
Some
11/30/2013

August 30, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Many
9/10/2012
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Many
9/15/2012
Proper construction of ducts through walls designed to prevent smoke passage.
Low
Many
9/12/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
9/4/2012
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
9/12/2012
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Some
8/31/2012
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
9/11/2012

July 25, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Many
7/31/2011
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Many
8/12/2011
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Many
8/24/2011
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Few
8/5/2011
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Few
7/29/2011
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Few
7/29/2011

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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