Helmwood Healthcare Center

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 6
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.

September 05, 2013 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
10/18/2013
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Many
10/18/2013
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Many
10/18/2013
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Many
10/18/2013
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
10/18/2013
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Few
10/18/2013

October 30, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
10/31/2012

October 04, 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
11/8/2011
Properly installed hallway dispensers for alcohol-based hand rub.
Low
Some
10/5/2011
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
10/31/2011
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Few
11/18/2011

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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