Medilodge of Southfield

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 8
MI State Average: 5
U.S. Average: 4
MI Deficiencies Range 1–15
Updated April 12, 2014.

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

March 27, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
An approved back-up procedure for a faulty fire alarm system.
Low
Many
5/1/2013
Back-up procedures in place for a faulty automatic sprinkler system.
Low
Many
5/1/2013
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Many
5/1/2013
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Some
5/1/2013
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Some
5/1/2013
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
5/1/2013
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Some
5/1/2013
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
5/1/2013

April 18, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Many
5/18/2012
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Low
Many
5/18/2012
Exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Low
Many
5/18/2012
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Many
5/18/2012
Portable fire extinguishers.
Low
Many
5/18/2012
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Many
5/18/2012
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Many
5/18/2012
Properly installed electrical wiring and equipment.
Low
Some
5/18/2012
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Some
5/18/2012
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Some
5/18/2012
Horizontal exits.
Low
Some
5/18/2012
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Some
5/18/2012

June 09, 2011 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
6/24/2011
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Many
6/13/2011
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Many
6/14/2011
Protected exits that allow the resident to escape the building.
Low
Many
6/13/2011
Proper medical gas storage and administration areas.
Low
Many
6/13/2011
Exits that are accessible at all times.
Low
Many
6/13/2011
Corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Low
Many
6/16/2011

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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