Martha T Berry Medical Care Facility

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 11
MI State Average: 5
U.S. Average: 4
MI Deficiencies Range 1–16
Updated June 19, 2014.

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

November 26, 2013 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
Many
1/17/2014
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Many
1/17/2014
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Many
1/17/2014
A written emergency evacuation plan.
Low
Many
1/17/2014
A separate and independent backup electrical power source.
Low
Many
1/17/2014
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Many
1/17/2014
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Many
1/17/2014
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Few
1/17/2014
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Few
1/17/2014
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Few
1/17/2014
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Few
1/17/2014

October 26, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Restrictions on the use of highly flammable decorations.
Low
Many
10/27/2012
Proper backup exit lighting.
Low
Many
11/9/2012
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Many
11/30/2012
Proper construction of ducts through walls designed to prevent smoke passage.
Low
Many
11/12/2012
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Many
11/8/2012
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Some
10/31/2012
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Some
12/3/2012
Signs that state that exit doors are to be kept closed.
Low
Some
12/3/2012
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
10/29/2012

January 12, 2012 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
3/9/2012
Record of quarterly fire drills for each shift under varying conditions.
Low
Many
2/10/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Many
1/17/2012
Proper facilities for the use and storage of combustible liquids.
Low
Many
1/12/2012
Smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Low
Some
1/30/2012
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Some
1/30/2012

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 June 19, 2014.


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