Advocate South Suburban Hospital-Skilled Nursing Facility

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 11
IL State Average: 7
U.S. Average: 4
IL Deficiencies Range 1–23
Updated June 19, 2014.

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

April 04, 2014 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Many
4/4/2014
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Many
5/17/2014
A written emergency evacuation plan.
Low
Many
4/22/2014
Back-up procedures in place for a faulty automatic sprinkler system.
Low
Many
5/1/2014
Properly maintained smoke detectors.
Low
Many
6/25/2014
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Many
4/22/2014
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Many
4/17/2014
An adequate water supply for the sprinkler system.
Low
Many
6/30/2014
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Many
6/25/2014
A two-hour-resistant firewall separation.
Low
Many
4/4/2014
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Very Low
Many
4/28/2014

January 10, 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
2/10/2012
Exit stairways and towers that are smoke proof.
Low
Many
3/28/2012
No-smoking signs where oxygen is used.
Low
Many
2/3/2012
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Low
Many
1/24/2012
Properly located and lighted "exit" signs.
Low
Few
1/16/2012

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 June 19, 2014.


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