Morton Terrace Health & Rehabilitation Centre

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 6
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.

May 14, 2013 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
5/21/2013
A written emergency evacuation plan.
Low
Many
5/31/2013
Corridors that are separated from use areas by walls constructed to limit the passage of smoke.
Low
Some
5/14/2013
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
5/14/2013
Proper fire barriers, ventilation and signs for the transfilling of oxygen.
Low
Some
5/31/2013
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Some
5/14/2013

May 17, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly maintained smoke detectors.
Low
Many
5/31/2012
A written emergency evacuation plan.
Low
Many
5/31/2012
Corridors that are separated from use areas by walls constructed to limit the passage of smoke.
Low
Some
5/31/2012
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Some
5/31/2012
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
5/31/2012
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Some
5/31/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
5/31/2012

August 09, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly maintained smoke detectors.
Low
Many
9/3/2011
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Many
9/8/2011
An adequate water supply for the sprinkler system.
Low
Many
9/8/2011
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Many
9/8/2011
Properly installed hallway dispensers for alcohol-based hand rub.
Low
Some
9/8/2011
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
9/8/2011
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Very Low
Many
9/8/2011

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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