Life Care Center of Lacenter

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.

May 16, 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
6/29/2013
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Many
6/29/2013
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Many
6/29/2013
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Some
6/29/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
6/29/2013
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Few
6/29/2013

March 22, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Many
4/20/2012
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Many
4/20/2012
Proper construction of ducts through walls designed to prevent smoke passage.
Low
Many
4/20/2012
Properly maintained smoke detectors.
Low
Many
4/20/2012
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
4/5/2012
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Few
6/15/2012
Properly located and lighted "exit" signs.
Low
Few
4/10/2012
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Few
4/30/2012
Other fire safety features required by fire safety codes.
Low
Few
6/15/2012
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Few
5/14/2012

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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