Heights Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 15
IL State Average: 7
U.S. Average: 4
IL Deficiencies Range 1–23
Updated April 12, 2014.

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

November 06, 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
11/8/2013
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Many
11/21/2013
Back-up procedures in place for a faulty automatic sprinkler system.
Low
Many
12/6/2013
An approved back-up procedure for a faulty fire alarm system.
Low
Many
12/6/2013
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
11/21/2013
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
11/21/2013
Corridors that are separated from use areas by walls constructed to limit the passage of smoke.
Low
Some
12/21/2013
Noncombustible or limited-combustible interior walls.
Low
Some
12/6/2013
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Some
11/8/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
11/8/2013
Properly maintained smoke detectors.
Low
Some
11/8/2013
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Some
12/3/2013
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Some
12/21/2013
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
12/21/2013
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Very Low
Many
12/21/2013

January 29, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
A written emergency evacuation plan.
Low
Many
3/12/2013
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Many
3/12/2013
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Low
Some
3/12/2013
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
3/12/2013
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Some
3/12/2013
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Few
3/12/2013

February 06, 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
2/10/2012
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Many
2/17/2012
An automatic smoke detection system in all hallways.
Low
Some
2/16/2012

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 April 12, 2014.


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