Covington's Convalescent Center

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 3
KY State Average: 3
U.S. Average: 4
KY Deficiencies Range 1–17
Updated June 19, 2014.

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

March 13, 2014 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly installed hallway dispensers for alcohol-based hand rub.
Low
Some
4/10/2014
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Few
4/10/2014
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Few
4/10/2014

February 20, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Many
4/5/2013
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Many
3/29/2013
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Many
3/29/2013
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Many
3/29/2013
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Many
3/29/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Many
3/29/2013
Properly located and lighted "exit" signs.
Low
Many
4/5/2013
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Many
3/29/2013
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Many
4/5/2013
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Many
3/29/2013
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Many
4/4/2013
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
3/29/2013
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
3/29/2013
Proper backup exit lighting.
Low
Few
4/5/2013

November 16, 2011 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
12/1/2011
Restrictions on the use of portable space heaters.
Low
Many
11/21/2011
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
12/15/2011
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
12/31/2011
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
12/31/2011
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Few
12/15/2011
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Few
12/21/2011
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Few
12/31/2011

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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