Barren County Health Care Center

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 1
KY State Average: 4
U.S. Average: 4
KY Deficiencies Range 1–17
Updated April 12, 2014.

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

May 31, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Many
6/5/2013

March 06, 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
Not Corrected
Properly maintained smoke detectors.
Low
Many
Not Corrected
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Many
Not Corrected
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Many
Not Corrected
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Many
Not Corrected
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
Not Corrected
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Few
Not Corrected
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
Not Corrected
Properly located and lighted "exit" signs.
Low
Few
Not Corrected
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Few
Not Corrected

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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