T J Samson Community Hospital

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 7
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 15, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Many
6/4/2013
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Many
6/4/2013
Proper backup exit lighting.
Low
Many
6/11/2013
Proper construction of ducts through walls designed to prevent smoke passage.
Low
Many
6/12/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Many
6/11/2013
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Many
6/11/2013
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Many
6/21/2013

May 24, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Many
Not Corrected
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Many
Not Corrected
Restrictions on the use of portable space heaters.
Low
Many
Not Corrected
A two-hour-resistant firewall separation.
Low
Many
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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