Arbors at Michigan City

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 8
IN State Average: 5
U.S. Average: 4
IN Deficiencies Range 1–21
Updated June 19, 2014.

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

November 25, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Many
12/16/2013
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
12/16/2013
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
12/16/2013
Fire resistant room wall surfaces.
Low
Some
12/16/2013
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
12/16/2013
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Few
12/16/2013
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Very Low
Many
12/16/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Very Low
Some
12/16/2013

September 05, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly maintained smoke detectors.
Low
Many
10/12/2012
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Many
11/8/2012
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Many
10/12/2012
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Many
11/8/2012
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Many
10/12/2012
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Many
11/8/2012
Corridors that are separated from use areas by walls constructed to limit the passage of smoke.
Low
Some
11/8/2012
Fire resistant interior walls.
Low
Some
10/12/2012
Back-up procedures in place for a faulty automatic sprinkler system.
Very Low
Many
10/12/2012
An approved back-up procedure for a faulty fire alarm system.
Very Low
Many
10/12/2012
Portable fire extinguishers.
Very Low
Many
10/12/2012
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Very Low
Some
10/12/2012
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Very Low
Some
10/12/2012
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Very Low
Some
11/8/2012

July 25, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Many
8/24/2011
Exit doors that are held open by devices that will automatically close on the activation of a fire alarm or smoke detector.
Low
Some
8/24/2011

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 June 19, 2014.


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