Heritage Manor of Ville Platte

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 3
LA State Average: 3
U.S. Average: 4
LA Deficiencies Range 1–13
Updated April 12, 2014.

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

September 13, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Rooms that can be unlocked from inside without a key.
Low
Many
10/23/2013
An externally vented heating system.
Low
Many
10/23/2013
Signs that state that exit doors are to be kept closed.
Low
Few
10/28/2013

August 01, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Rooms that can be unlocked from inside without a key.
Low
Many
9/3/2012
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Low
Some
9/3/2012

June 10, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Low
Many
7/25/2011
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Some
Not Corrected
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
Not Corrected
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Some
7/25/2011
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Low
Some
7/25/2011
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
7/25/2011
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Few
7/25/2011
Signs that state that exit doors are to be kept closed.
Low
Few
7/25/2011
Corridors that are separated from use areas by walls constructed to limit the passage of smoke.
Low
Few
7/25/2011

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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