West Jefferson Health Care Center

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.

August 13, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Many
9/30/2013
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Many
9/30/2013
A two-hour-resistant firewall separation.
Low
Many
9/30/2013

September 14, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
High
Many
11/14/2012
Restrictions on the use of flammable curtains.
Low
Many
10/25/2012
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Many
10/25/2012
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Many
10/25/2012
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Many
11/14/2012
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Many
10/25/2012
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
10/25/2012
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Few
10/25/2012
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Few
10/25/2012

October 31, 2011 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
12/20/2011

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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